They stripped him of his clothes, beat him up, and left him half dead beside the road. Wikiquote has quotations related to: Mercy. Updated June 25, Ask yourself the following questions.
Show mercy to still others, but do so with great caution, hating the sins that contaminate their lives. You give a tenth of your spices—mint, dill and cumin. We are not to be busying ourselves with evaluating who qualifies as our neighbor — who is worthy or deserving of our love.
There are ongoing debates about how or whether to welcome immigrants and refugees to the United States; news headlines remind us about the plight of Syria and about the horrors of the Islamic State. It is important to understand, though, the difference between sympathy and empathy.
What does mercy mean in Syria? The man replied, 'The one who showed him mercy. But when he saw the man lying there, he crossed to the other side of the road and passed him by.
If it is giving, give generously.
Exodus says: "The Lord, the Lord, a God merciful and gracious, slow to anger, and abounding in steadfast love and faithfulness.