You have received rich mercy and great lovingkindness in Christ Jesus.

You have received rich mercy and great lovingkindness in Christ Jesus.

“Have mercy [chanan] upon me, O God, according to Your lovingkindness [chesed]” (Ps 51:1)

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

“Behold what manner of love the Father has bestowed on us, that we should be called children of God!” (1Jn 3:1)

“By this we know love, because He laid down His life for us.” (1Jn 3:16)

“And walk in love, as Christ also has loved us and given Himself for us” (Eph 5:2)

“To Him who loved us and washed us from our sins in His own blood” (Rev 1:5)

“I have been crucified with Christ; it is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me; and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave Himself for me.” (Gal 2:20)

“Show Your marvelous lovingkindness [chesed] by Your right hand, O You who save those who trust in You from those who rise up against them.” (Ps 17:7)

“Remember, O LORD, Your tender mercies [racham] and Your lovingkindnesses [chesed], for they are from of old.” (Ps 25:6)

“For Your lovingkindness [chesed] is before my eyes, and I have walked in Your truth.” (Ps 26:3)

“How precious is Your lovingkindness [chesed], O God! Therefore the children of men put their trust under the shadow of Your wings.” (Ps 36:7)

“Oh, continue Your lovingkindness [chesed] to those who know You, and Your righteousness to the upright in heart.” (Ps 36:10)

“I have not concealed Your lovingkindness [chesed] and Your truth from the great assembly.” (Ps 40:10)

“Do not withhold Your tender mercies [racham] from me, O LORD; let Your lovingkindness [chesed] and Your truth continually preserve me.” (Ps 40:11)

“The LORD will command His lovingkindness [chesed] in the daytime, and in the night His song shall be with me—A prayer to the God of my life.” (Ps 42:8)

“We have thought, O God, on Your lovingkindness [chesed], in the midst of Your temple.” (Ps 48:9)

“Because Your lovingkindness [chesed] is better than life, my lips shall praise You.” (Ps 63:3)

“Hear me, O LORD, for Your lovingkindness [chesed] is good; turn to me according to the multitude of Your tender mercies [racham].” (Ps 69:16)

“Nevertheless My lovingkindness [chesed] I will not utterly take from him, nor allow My faithfulness to fail.” (Ps 89:33)

“To declare Your lovingkindness [chesed] in the morning, and Your faithfulness every night” (Ps 92:2)

“Who crowns you with lovingkindness [chesed] and tender mercies, Who satisfies [saba] your mouth with good things, so that your youth is renewed like the eagle’s.” (Ps 103:4,5)

“Whoever is wise will observe these things, and they will understand the lovingkindness [chesed] of the LORD.” (Ps 107:43)

“Revive me according to Your lovingkindness [chesed], so that I may keep the testimony of Your mouth.” (Ps 119:88)

“Hear my voice according to Your lovingkindness [chesed]; O LORD, revive me according to Your justice.” (Ps 119:149)

“Consider how I love Your precepts; revive me, O LORD, according to Your lovingkindness [chesed].” (Ps 119:159)

“I will worship toward Your holy temple, and praise Your name for Your lovingkindness [chesed] and Your truth; for You have magnified Your word above all Your name.” (Ps 138:2)

“Cause me to hear Your lovingkindness [chesed] in the morning, for in You do I trust; cause me to know the way in which I should walk, for I lift up my soul to You.” (Ps 143:8)

“Blessed be the LORD my Rock, Who trains my hands for war, and my fingers for battle—my lovingkindness [chesed] and my fortress, my high tower and my deliverer, my shield and the One in whom I take refuge” (Ps 144:1,2)

“But let him who glories glory in this, that he understands [sakal] and knows [yada] Me, that I am the LORD, exercising lovingkindness [chesed], judgment, and righteousness in the earth. For in these I delight, says the LORD.” (Jer 9:24)

“The LORD has appeared of old to me, saying: Yes, I have loved you with an everlasting love; therefore with lovingkindness [chesed] I have drawn you.” (Jer 31:3)

“You show lovingkindness [chesed] to thousands, and repay the iniquity of the fathers into the bosom of their children after them—the Great, the Mighty God, whose name is the LORD of hosts.” (Jer 32:18)

“I will betroth you to Me forever; yes, I will betroth you to Me in righteousness and justice, in lovingkindness [chesed] and mercy [racham]” (Hos 2:19)

“for I know that You are a gracious [channun] and merciful [rachum] God, slow to anger and abundant [rab] in lovingkindness [chesed], One who relents from doing harm.” (Jon 4:2)

Reading: Ps 51-53; 1Jn 1