Mercy, Response To God's
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Therefore I exhort you, brothers, through the mercies of God, to present your bodies [as] a living sacrifice, holy [and] pleasing to God, [which is] your reasonable service.
For by grace you are saved through faith, and this [is] not from yourselves, [it is] the gift of God;
But because of this I was shown mercy, in order that in me foremost, Christ Jesus might demonstrate his total patience, for an example for those who are going to believe in him for eternal life.
Therefore let us approach with confidence to the throne of grace, in order that we may receive mercy and find grace to help in time of need.
In the same way, younger men, be subject to the elders, and all [of you] clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, because God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble.
But he gives greater grace. Therefore it says, "God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble."
He has told you, O mortal, what [is] good, and what does Yahweh ask from you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?
But go [and] learn what it means, "I want mercy and not sacrifice." For I did not come to call the righteous, but sinners."
And he answered [and] said, "You shall love the Lord your God from all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your strength, and with all your mind, and your neighbor as yourself."
Thus speak and thus act as those who are going to be judged by the law of liberty.
and forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors.
And forgive us our sins, for we ourselves also forgive everyone who is indebted to us. And do not lead us into temptation."
Then Peter came up to him [and] said, "Lord, how many times will my brother sin against me and I will forgive him? Up to seven times?"
"And do not judge, and you will never be judged. And do not condemn, and you will never be condemned. Pardon, and you will be pardoned.
"Be concerned about yourselves! If your brother sins, rebuke him, and if he repents, forgive him.
Become kind toward one another, compassionate, forgiving one another, just as also God in Christ has forgiven you.
putting up with one another and forgiving one another. If anyone should have a complaint against anyone, just as also the Lord forgave you, thus also you [do the same].
Then the righteous will answer him, saying, 'Lord, when did we see you hungry and feed [you], or thirsty and give [you something] to drink?
Love must be without hypocrisy. Abhor what [is] evil; be attached to what [is] good,
But the Lord is faithful, who will strengthen you and guard [you] from the evil one.
For the love of Christ controls us, [because we] have concluded this: that one died for all; as a result all died.
- Attitudes, to other people
- Beatitudes, the
- Duties To Enemies
- Duties To Neighbours
- Forgive One Another
- Forgiveness, Application Of
- Forgiving Ones Enemies
- God, Grace Of
- Grace, In Human Relationships
- Kingdom Of God, Characteristics Of
- Mercy, Human
- Sin, Accepting Forgiveness Of