Then the Lord passed by in front of him and proclaimed, “The Lord, the Lord God, (A)compassionate and gracious, slow to anger, and abounding in lovingkindness and [a]truth;

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  1. Exodus 34:6 Or faithfulness

18 (A)The Lord is slow to anger and abundant in lovingkindness, forgiving iniquity and transgression; but (B)He will by no means clear the guilty, (C)visiting the iniquity of the fathers on the children [a]to the third and the fourth generations.’

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  1. Numbers 14:18 Lit on

17 “They refused to listen,
And (A)did not remember Your wondrous deeds which You had performed among them;
So they became stubborn and (B)appointed a leader to return to their slavery [a]in Egypt.
But You are a God (C)of forgiveness,
Gracious and compassionate,
Slow to anger and abounding in lovingkindness;
And You did not forsake them.

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  1. Nehemiah 9:17 So Gr and some Heb mss; Heb reads in their rebellion

15 But You, O Lord, are a God (A)merciful and gracious,
Slow to anger and abundant in lovingkindness and [a]truth.

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  1. Psalm 86:15 Or faithfulness

He (A)prayed to the Lord and said, “Please Lord, was not this [a]what I said while I was still in my own country? Therefore [b]in order to forestall this I (B)fled to Tarshish, for I knew that You are a (C)gracious and compassionate God, slow to anger and abundant in lovingkindness, and one who relents concerning calamity.

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  1. Jonah 4:2 Lit my word
  2. Jonah 4:2 Lit I was beforehand in fleeing

11 We count those (A)blessed who endured. You have heard of (B)the [a]endurance of Job and have seen (C)the [b]outcome of the Lord’s dealings, that (D)the Lord is full of compassion and is merciful.

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  1. James 5:11 Or steadfastness
  2. James 5:11 Lit end of the Lord

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