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Theasaurus: Pity

40 Bible Verses about pity

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Deuteronomy 19:21

You must not show pity: life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, and foot for foot.

Romans 9:15

For He tells Moses: I will show mercy to whom I show mercy, and I will have compassion on whom I have compassion.

Psalm 106:46

He caused them to be pitied before all their captors.

Zechariah 11:6

Indeed, I will no longer have compassion on the inhabitants of the land"-the Lord's declaration. "Instead, I will turn everyone over to his neighbor and his king. They will devastate the land, and I will not deliver [it] from them."

Ezekiel 7:9

I will not look on [you] with pity or spare [you]. I will punish you for your ways and for your abominations within you. Then you will know that it is I, the Lord, who strikes.

Deuteronomy 13:8

you must not yield to him or listen to him. Show him no pity, and do not spare [him] or shield him.

Luke 17:13

and raised their voices, saying, "Jesus, Master, have mercy on us!"

Ezekiel 8:18

Therefore I will respond with wrath. I will not show pity or spare [them]. Though they cry out in My ears with a loud voice, I will not listen to them."

Lamentations 3:43

You have covered Yourself in anger and pursued us; You have killed without compassion.

Deuteronomy 7:16

You must destroy all the peoples the Lord your God is delivering over to you and not look on them with pity. Do not worship their gods, for that will be a snare to you.

Ecclesiastes 4:10

For if either falls, his companion can lift him up; but pity the one who falls without another to lift him up.

Ezekiel 7:4

I will not look on you with pity or spare [you], but I will punish you for your ways and for your abominations within you. Then you will know that I am the Lord."

Jeremiah 16:5

"For this is what the Lord says: Don't enter a house where a mourning feast is taking place. Don't go to lament or sympathize with them, for I have removed My peace from these people"-[this is] the Lord's declaration-"[as well as My] faithful love and compassion.

Ezekiel 9:5

To the others He said in my hearing, "Pass through the city after him and start killing; do not show pity or spare [them]!

Joel 2:18

Then the Lord became jealous for His land and spared His people.

Hosea 2:4

I will have no compassion on her children because they are the children of promiscuity.

Luke 18:38

So he called out, "Jesus, Son of David, have mercy on me!"

Deuteronomy 19:13

You must not look on him with pity but purge from Israel the guilt of shedding innocent blood, and you will prosper.

Psalm 102:13

You will arise and have compassion on Zion, for it is time to show favor to her- the appointed time has come.

Mark 10:47

When he heard that it was Jesus the Nazarene, he began to cry out, "Son of David, Jesus, have mercy on me!"

Isaiah 13:18

[Their] bows will cut young men to pieces. They will have no compassion on little ones; they will not look with pity on children.

Ezekiel 9:10

But as for Me, I will not show pity or spare [them]. I will bring their actions down on their own heads."

Ezekiel 36:21

Then I had concern for My holy name, which the house of Israel profaned among the nations where they went.

Mark 9:22

"And many times it has thrown him into fire or water to destroy him. But if You can do anything, have compassion on us and help us."

Luke 18:13

"But the tax collector, standing far off, would not even raise his eyes to heaven but kept striking his chest and saying, 'God, turn Your wrath from me -a sinner!'

Hosea 1:7

But I will have compassion on the house of Judah, and I will deliver them by the Lord their God. I will not deliver them by bow, sword, or war, or by horses and cavalry.

From Thematic Bible


Pity » Not to be shown to offenders

Deuteronomy 13:8

you must not yield to him or listen to him. Show him no pity, and do not spare [him] or shield him.

Deuteronomy 19:13

You must not look on him with pity but purge from Israel the guilt of shedding innocent blood, and you will prosper.

Deuteronomy 7:16

You must destroy all the peoples the Lord your God is delivering over to you and not look on them with pity. Do not worship their gods, for that will be a snare to you.

Deuteronomy 19:21

You must not show pity: life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, and foot for foot.

Deuteronomy 25:11-12

"If two men are fighting with each other, and the wife of one steps in to rescue her husband from the one striking him, and she puts out her hand and grabs his genitals, you are to cut off her hand. You must not show pity.

Pity » Of God

Pity » Instances of » The master of the unforgiving servant

Pity » Of jesus

Mark 6:34

So as He stepped ashore, He saw a huge crowd and had compassion on them, because they were like sheep without a shepherd. Then He began to teach them many things.

Topics on Pity

Self Pity

2;16;3

The Israelites said to them, "If only we had died by the Lord's hand in the land of Egypt, when we sat by pots of meat and ate all the bread we wanted. Instead, you brought us into this wilderness to make this whole assembly die of hunger!"

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