“Unveiling a Treasury of Mercy in the Psalms”

The contains passages that offer insight and comfort to those seeking guidance. Among the most powerful are the Psalms, which often speak of mercy. Mercy is a theme throughout the Bible, and several Psalms specifically address the concept of mercy from God or other people. Within these passages, we can find solace in God’s grace, strength, and encouragement to be merciful.

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20 Psalms About Mercy

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Oh, give thanks to the Lord, for He is good!
For His mercy endures forever.
2 Oh, give thanks to the God of gods!
For His mercy endures forever.
3 Oh, give thanks to the Lord of lords!
For His mercy endures forever:

4 To Him who alone does great wonders,
For His mercy endures forever;
5 To Him who by wisdom made the heavens,
For His mercy endures forever;
6 To Him who laid out the earth above the waters,
For His mercy endures forever;
7 To Him who made great lights,
For His mercy endures forever—

Psalm 136:1-7

Hear me when I call, O God of my righteousness!
You have relieved me in my distress;
Have mercy on me, and hear my prayer.

Psalm 4:1

Have mercy on us, O Lord, have mercy on us!
For we are exceedingly filled with contempt.
4 Our soul is exceedingly filled
With the scorn of those who are at ease,
With the contempt of the proud.

Psalm 123:3-4
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But as for me, I will come into Your house in the multitude of Your mercy;
In fear of You I will worship toward Your holy temple.

Psalm 5:7

Look upon me and be merciful to me,
As Your custom is toward those who love Your name.
133 Direct my steps by Your word,
And let no iniquity have dominion over me.
134 Redeem me from the oppression of man,
That I may keep Your precepts.
135 Make Your face shine upon Your servant,
And teach me Your statutes.

Psalm 119:132-135

O Lord, do not rebuke me in Your anger,
Nor chasten me in Your hot displeasure.
2 Have mercy on me, O Lord, for I am weak;
O Lord, heal me, for my bones are troubled.
3 My soul also is greatly troubled;
But You, O Lord—how long?

4 Return, O Lord, deliver me!
Oh, save me for Your mercies’ sake!

Psalm 6:1-4

For His merciful kindness is great toward us,
And the truth of the Lord endures forever.

Psalm 117:2

Have mercy on me, O Lord!
Consider my trouble from those who hate me,
You who lift me up from the gates of death,

Psalm 9:13
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Have mercy upon me, O God,
According to Your lovingkindness;
According to the multitude of Your tender mercies,
Blot out my transgressions.
2 Wash me thoroughly from my iniquity,
And cleanse me from my sin.

Psalm 51:1-2

Remember, O Lord, Your tender mercies and Your lovingkindnesses,
For they are from of old.
7 Do not remember the sins of my youth, nor my transgressions;
According to Your mercy remember me,
For Your goodness’ sake, O Lord.

Psalm 25:6-7

Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me
All the days of my life;
And I will dwell in the house of the Lord
Forever.

Psalm 23:6

Do not withhold Your tender mercies from me, O Lord;
Let Your lovingkindness and Your truth continually preserve me.

Psalm 40:11

The Lord is good to all,
And His tender mercies are over all His works.

Psalm 145:9

For You, Lord, are good, and ready to forgive,
And abundant in mercy to all those who call upon You.

Psalm 86:5
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But the mercy of the Lord is from everlasting to everlasting
On those who fear Him,
And His righteousness to children’s children,

Psalm 103:17

Praise the Lord!
Oh, give thanks to the Lord, for He is good!
For His mercy endures forever.

Psalm 106:1

Hear, O Lord, and have mercy on me;
Lord, be my helper!”

11 You have turned for me my mourning into dancing;
You have put off my sackcloth and clothed me with gladness,

Psalm 30:10-11

I will be glad and rejoice in Your mercy,
For You have considered my trouble;
You have known my soul in adversities,
8 And have not shut me up into the hand of the enemy;
You have set my feet in a wide place.

9 Have mercy on me, O Lord, for I am in trouble;
My eye wastes away with grief,
Yes, my soul and my body!

Psalm 31:7-9

Let Your mercy, O Lord, be upon us,
Just as we hope in You.

Psalm 33:22

Also to You, O Lord, belongs mercy;
For You render to each one according to his work.

Psalm 62:12

Conclusion

psalms about mercy

In conclusion, Psalms about mercy are a powerful reminder of the Lord’s love for us. Through these psalms, we are reminded that our lives are intended to be lived in humility and compassion and that mercy is a fundamental part of life. We can take comfort in knowing that while our sins may be great, God is merciful and forgiving. We hope that by understanding these psalms more deeply, we will grow closer to the Lord and find strength in His infinite mercy.

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