God is merciful to you. Be merciful and help others in their need.

God is merciful to you. Be merciful and help others in their need.

“Mercy [eleos] triumphs over judgment [krisis].” (Jm 2:13)

“But God, who is rich in mercy [eleos], because of His great love with which He loved us” (Eph 2:4)

“Therefore be merciful [oiktirmon], just as your Father also is merciful [oiktirmon].”

“but according to His mercy [eleos] He saved us” (Tit 3:5)

“he who shows mercy [eleeo], with cheerfulness [hilarotes].” (Rom 12:8)

“Who are you to judge another’s servant? To his own master he stands or falls. Indeed, he will be made to stand, for God is able to make him stand.” (Rom 14:4)

“O man, whoever you are who judge, for in whatever you judge another you condemn yourself; for you who judge practice the same things.” (Rom 2:1)

“I tell you, this man went down to his house justified rather than the other; for everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles [tapeinoo] himself will be exalted [hupsoo].” (Lk 18:14)

“Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies [oiktirmos] and God of all comfort” (2Cor 1:3)

“Let us therefore come boldly to the throne of grace [charis], that we may obtain mercy [eleos] and find grace [charis] to help [boetheia=run for help] in time of need.” (Heb 4:16)

“keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for the mercy [eleos] of our Lord Jesus Christ unto eternal life.” (Jude 1:21)

“But go and learn what this means: I desire mercy [eleos] and not sacrifice. For I did not come to call the righteous, but sinners, to repentance [metanoia].” (Matt 9:13)

Reading: Jm 2-4; Matt 26