MERCY


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For when Jonah, not yet supplicating God for mercy, since he but too well knew the darkness of his deserts, --when wretched Jonah cries out to them to take him and cast him forth into the sea, for he knew that for his sake this great tempest was upon them; they mercifully turn from him, and seek by other means to save the ship.
Remember Thy bounteous mercy and loving-kindness which are from of old; turn not Thy face from us, but be gracious to our unworthiness, and in Thy great goodness and Thy many mercies regard not our transgressions and iniquities
Show Thy mercy upon us this day, O Lord, and grant us Thy salvation; make the hearts of Thy servants to rejoice in Thy mercy; smite down our enemies and destroy them swiftly beneath the feet of Thy faithful servants
I have only done my duty," said Mercy Merrick, a little coldly.
With those words Mercy Merrick shrank back into her corner and changed the subject.
Master Blifil fell very short of his companion in the amiable quality of mercy; but he as greatly exceeded him in one of a much higher kind, namely, in justice: in which he followed both the precepts and example of Thwackum and Square; for though they would both make frequent use of the word mercy, yet it was plain that in reality Square held it to be inconsistent with the rule of right; and Thwackum was for doing justice, and leaving mercy to heaven.
During the reading, especially at the frequent and rapid repetition of the same words, "Lord, have mercy on us
Doubt is natural to the weakness of mankind, but we must pray that God in His mercy will strengthen us.
but his mercy was not slow in lifting the veil; I looked into the book, Ishmael, and there I found the words of comfort.
And yet, Ishmael, my blood, and the blood of my children, is in his veins, cannot mercy be shown?
Why,' says he, 'I won't flatter you, I would have you prepare for death, for I doubt you will be cast; and as they say you are an old offender, I doubt you will find but little mercy.
And truly I may well call it saying my prayers, for I was in such a confusion, and had such horror upon my mind, that though I cried, and repeated several times the ordinary expression of 'Lord, have mercy upon me