New International Version
The LORD is gracious and compassionate, slow to anger and rich in love.
King James Bible
The LORD is gracious, and full of compassion; slow to anger, and of great mercy.
Darby Bible Translation
Jehovah is gracious and merciful; slow to anger, and of great loving-kindness.
World English Bible
Yahweh is gracious, merciful, slow to anger, and of great loving kindness.
Young's Literal Translation
Gracious and merciful is Jehovah, Slow to anger, and great in kindness.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The Lord is gracious - His holy nature is ever disposed to show favor.
Full of compassion - Wherever he sees misery, his eye affects his heart.
Slow to anger - When there is even the greatest provocation.
Of great mercy - Great in his abundant mercy. These four things give us a wonderful display of the goodness of the Divine nature.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Lord is Gracious
of great mercy. Heb. great in mercy
LibraryJune 17 Evening
All thy works shall praise thee, O Lord; and thy saints shall bless thee.--PSA. 145:10. Bless the Lord, O my soul: and all that is within me, bless his holy name. Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits.--I will bless the Lord at all times: his praise shall continually be in my mouth.--Every day will I bless thee; and I will praise thy name for ever and ever. Because thy lovingkindness is better than life, my lips shall praise thee. Thus will I bless thee while I live: I will lift …
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And he passed in front of Moses, proclaiming, "The LORD, the LORD, the compassionate and gracious God, slow to anger, abounding in love and faithfulness,
The LORD is slow to anger, abounding in love and forgiving sin and rebellion. Yet he does not leave the guilty unpunished; he punishes the children for the sin of the parents to the third and fourth generation.'
You, Lord, are forgiving and good, abounding in love to all who call to you.
But you, Lord, are a compassionate and gracious God, slow to anger, abounding in love and faithfulness.
The LORD is compassionate and gracious, slow to anger, abounding in love.
He has caused his wonders to be remembered; the LORD is gracious and compassionate.
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