31 occurrences

'Mercy' in the Bible

And if you knew what this means, 'It is mercy I desire, not sacrifice', you would not have condemned those who are without guilt.

"Alas for you, Scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites, for you pay the tithe on mint, dill, and cumin, while you have neglected the weightier requirements of the Law--just judgement, mercy, and faithful dealing. These things you ought to have done, and yet you ought not to have left the others undone.

But He would not allow it. "Go home to your family," He said, "and report to them all that the Lord has done for you, and the mercy He has shown you."

"Neither he nor his parents sinned," answered Jesus, "but he was born blind in order that God's mercy might be openly shown in him.

No, indeed; the solution is found in His words to Moses, "Wherever I show mercy it shall be nothing but mercy, and wherever I show compassion it shall be simply compassion."

And from this we learn that everything is dependent not on man's will or endeavour, but upon God who has mercy. For the Scripture said to Pharaoh,

This is a proof that wherever He chooses He shows mercy, and wherever he chooses He hardens the heart.

in order to make known His infinite goodness towards the subjects of His mercy whom He has prepared beforehand for glory,

but just as you were formerly disobedient to Him, but now have received mercy at a time when they are disobedient,

so now they also have been disobedient at a time when you are receiving mercy; so that to them too there may now be mercy.

For God has locked up all in the prison of unbelief, that upon all alike He may have mercy.

and that the Gentiles also have glorified God in acknowledgment of His mercy. So it is written, "For this reason I will praise Thee among the Gentiles, and sing psalms in honour of Thy name."

Concerning unmarried women I have no command to give you from the Lord; but I offer you my opinion, which is that of a man who, through the Lord's mercy, is deserving of your confidence.

And all who shall regulate their lives by this principle--may peace and mercy be given to them--and to the true Israel of God.

To Timothy my dearly-loved child. May grace, mercy and peace be granted to you from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord.

May the Lord show mercy to the household of Onesiphorus; for many a time he cheered me and he was not ashamed of my chain.

Any one who bids defiance to the Law of Moses is put to death without mercy on the testimony of two or three witnesses.

Grace, mercy and peace will be with us from God the Father, and from Jesus Christ the Son of the Father, in truth and love.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἐλεέω 
Eleeo 
Usage: 26

כּפּרת 
Kapporeth 
Usage: 27

חנן 
Chanan 
Usage: 77

חנן 
Chanan (Aramaic) 
Usage: 2

חסד 
Checed 
Usage: 247

רחם 
Racham 
Usage: 47

רחם 
Racham 
Usage: 44

ἀνίλεως 
Anileos 
Usage: 1

ἔλεος 
Eleos 
Usage: 25

ἱλαστήριον 
Hilasterion 
Usage: 2

οἰκτιρμός 
Oiktirmos 
Usage: 5

οἰκτίρμων 
Oiktirmon 
Usage: 1

σπλάγχνον 
Splagchnon 
Usage: 11