The Need For Mercy
Most Relevant Verses
"How blessed are those who are merciful, because it is they who will receive mercy!
Go and learn what this means: "I want mercy and not sacrifice,' because I did not come to call righteous people, but sinners."
Therefore, as God's chosen ones, holy and loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience.
And be kind to one another, compassionate, forgiving one another just as God has forgiven you in the Messiah.
If it is encouraging, devote yourself to encouraging others. If it is sharing, share generously. If it is leading, lead enthusiastically. If it is helping, help cheerfully.
For the one who has shown no mercy will be judged without mercy. Mercy triumphs over judgment.
He has made it clear to you, mortal man, what is good and what the LORD is requiring from you to act with justice, to treasure the LORD's gracious love, and to walk humbly in the company of your God.
"How terrible it will be for you, scribes and Pharisees, you hypocrites! You give a tenth of your mint, dill, and cummin, but have neglected the more important matters of the Law: justice, mercy, and faithfulness. These are the things you should have practiced, without neglecting the others.
Love is always patient; love is always kind; love is never envious or arrogant with pride. Nor is she conceited,
However, the wisdom that comes from above is first of all pure, then peace-loving, gentle, willing to yield, full of compassion and good deeds, and without a trace of partiality or hypocrisy.
If we have set our hopes on the Messiah in this life only, we deserve more pity than any other people.
Save others by snatching them from the fire. To others, show mercy with fear, hating even the clothes stained by their sinful lives.
- Acts of Kindness
- Attitudes, to other people
- Compassion, In Christians
- Forgiving Others Who Hurt You
- Forgiving Yourself
- Giving Money To The Church
- God, Compassion Of
- Grace, In Human Relationships
- Love And Forgiveness
- Mercy, Human
- Mercy, Response To God's
- Showing Hypocrisy