The following post contains 30 Bible Quotes about Mercy and Compassion. King James Version (KJV).
Bible Verses about God’s Mercy
For the Lord thy God is a merciful God; he will not forsake thee, neither destroy thee, nor forget the covenant of thy fathers which he sware unto them (Dt 4:31).
2 Samuel 24:14
And David said unto Gad, I am in a great strait: let us fall now into the hand of the Lord; for his mercies are great: and let me not fall into the hand of man (2 Sa 24:14).
For thou, Lord, art good, and ready to forgive; and plenteous in mercy unto all them that call upon thee (Ps 86:5).
But the mercy of the Lord is from everlasting to everlasting upon them that fear him, and his righteousness unto children’s children (Ps 103:17).
Praise ye the Lord. O give thanks unto the Lord; for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever (Ps 106:1).
For thy mercy is great above the heavens: and thy truth reacheth unto the clouds (Ps 108:4).
The earth, O Lord, is full of thy mercy: teach me thy statutes (Ps 119:64).
It is of the Lord’s mercies that we are not consumed, because his compassions fail not (Lm 3:22).
They are new every morning: great is thy faithfulness (Lm 3:23).
And rend your heart, and not your garments, and turn unto the Lord your God: for he is gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and of great kindness, and repenteth him of the evil (Jl 2:13).
Who is a God like unto thee, that pardoneth iniquity, and passeth by the transgression of the remnant of his heritage? he retaineth not his anger for ever, because he delighteth in mercy (Micah 7:18).
And his mercy is on them that fear him from generation to generation (Lk 1:50).
For God hath concluded them all in unbelief, that he might have mercy upon all (Rom 11:32).
But God, who is rich in mercy, for his great love wherewith he loved us (Eph 2:4).
Not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to his mercy he saved us, by the washing of regeneration, and renewing of the Holy Ghost (Tit 3:5 ).
Bible Verses about showing Mercy to Others
Let not mercy and truth forsake thee: bind them about thy neck; write them upon the table of thine heart (Pr 3:3).
The merciful man doeth good to his own soul: but he that is cruel troubleth his own flesh (Pr 11:17).
Therefore turn thou to thy God: keep mercy and judgment and wait on thy God continually (Hos 12:6).
He hath shewed thee, O man, what is good; and what doth the Lord require of thee, but to do justly, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with thy God? (Micah 6:8).
Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy (Mt 5:7).
Be ye therefore merciful, as your Father also is merciful (Lk 6:36).
For he shall have judgment without mercy, that hath shewed no mercy; and mercy rejoiceth against judgment (James 2:13).
Bible Verses about Promises of Mercy
Keeping mercy for thousands, forgiving iniquity and transgression and sin, and that will by no means clear the guilty; visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children, and upon the children’s children, unto the third and to the fourth generation (Ex 34:7).
2 Samuel 22:26
With the merciful thou wilt shew thyself merciful, and with the upright man thou wilt shew thyself upright (2 Sa 22:26).
2 Chronicles 30:9
For if ye turn again unto the Lord, your brethren and your children shall find compassion before them that lead them captive, so that they shall come again into this land: for the Lord your God is gracious and merciful, and will not turn away his face from you, if ye return unto him (2 Chr 30:9).
My mercy will I keep for him for evermore, and my covenant shall stand fast with him (Ps 89:28).
The Lord is merciful and gracious, slow to anger, and plenteous in mercy (Ps 103:8).
For a small moment have I forsaken thee; but with great mercies will I gather thee (Is 54:7).
Let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts: and let him return unto the Lord, and he will have mercy upon him; and to our God, for he will abundantly pardon (Is 55:7).
Go and proclaim these words toward the north, and say, Return, thou backsliding Israel, saith the Lord; and I will not cause mine anger to fall upon you: for I am merciful, saith the Lord, and I will not keep anger for ever (Jr 3:12).