Psalm 116:5 {114:5}
Good News Translation
The LORD is merciful and good; our God is compassionate.

Contemporary English Version
You are kind, LORD, so good and merciful.

Douay-Rheims Bible
The Lord is merciful and just, and our God sheweth mercy.

New American Bible
Gracious is the LORD and righteous; yes, our God is merciful.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

The Lord is merciful and just, and our God sheweth mercy.

gracious

Psalm 86:5,15 For thou, O Lord, art sweet and mild: and plenteous in mercy to all that call upon thee. . . .

Psalm 103:8 The Lord is compassionate and merciful: longsuffering and plenteous in mercy.

Psalm 112:4 To the righteous a light is risen up in darkness: he is merciful, and compassionate and just.

Psalm 115:1 Not to us, O Lord, not to us; but to thy name give glory.

Psalm 145:8 The Lord is gracious and merciful: patient and plenteous in mercy.

Exodus 34:6,7 And when he passed before him, he said: O the Lord, the Lord God, merciful and gracious, patient and of much compassion, and true, . . .

Nehemiah 9:17,31 And they would not hear, and they remembered not thy wonders which thou hadst done for them. And they hardened their necks, and gave the head to return to their bondage, as it were by contention. But thou, a forgiving God, gracious, and merciful, longsuffering, and full of compassion, didst not forsake them. . . .

Daniel 9:9 But to thee, the Lord our God, mercy and forgiveness, for we have departed from thee:

Romans 5:20,21 Now the law entered in that sin might abound. And where sin abounded, grace did more abound. . . .

Ephesians 1:6-8 Unto the praise of the glory of his grace, in which he hath graced us, in his beloved son. . . .

Ephesians 2:4 But God (who is rich in mercy) for his exceeding charity wherewith he loved us

1 Timothy 1:14 Now the grace of our Lord hath abounded exceedingly with faith and love, which is in Christ Jesus.

Titus 3:4-7 But when the goodness and kindness of God our Saviour appeared: . . .

and righteous

Psalm 119:137 Thou art just, O Lord: and thy judgment is right.

Psalm 145:4-7,17 Generation and generation shall praise thy works: and they shall declare thy power. . . .

Ezra 9:15 O Lord God of Israel, thou art just: for we remain yet to be saved as at this day. Behold we are before thee in our sin, for there can be no standing before thee in this matter.

Nehemiah 9:8,33 And thou didst find his heart faithful before thee: and thou madest a covenant with him, to give him the land of the Chanaanite, of the Hethite, and of the Amorrhite, and of the Pherezite, and of the Jebusite, and of the Gergezite, to give it to his seed: and thou hast fulfilled thy words, because thou art just. . . .

Isaiah 45:21 Tell ye, and come, and consult together: who hath declared this from the beginning, who hath foretold this from that time? Have not I the Lord, and there is no God else besides me? A just God and a saviour, there is none besides me.

Daniel 9:7,14 To thee, O Lord, justice: but to us confusion of face, as at this day to the men of Juda, and to the inhabitants of Jerusalem, and to all Israel, to them that are near, and to them that are far off, in all the countries whither thou hast driven them, for their iniquities, by which they have sinned against thee. . . .

Romans 3:25,26 Whom God hath proposed to be a propitiation, through faith in his blood, to the shewing of his justice, for the remission of former sins, . . .

1 John 1:9 If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just, to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all iniquity.

Context
The LORD Has Heard My Voice
4And I called upon the name of the Lord. O Lord, deliver my soul. 5The Lord is merciful and just, and our God sheweth mercy.6The Lord is the keeper of little ones: I was humbled, and he delivered me.…
Cross References
Exodus 34:6
And when he passed before him, he said: O the Lord, the Lord God, merciful and gracious, patient and of much compassion, and true,

Deuteronomy 4:31
Because the Lord thy God is a merciful God: he will not leave thee, nor altogether destroy thee, nor forget the covenant, by which he swore to thy fathers.

Ezra 9:15
O Lord God of Israel, thou art just: for we remain yet to be saved as at this day. Behold we are before thee in our sin, for there can be no standing before thee in this matter.

Nehemiah 9:8
And thou didst find his heart faithful before thee: and thou madest a covenant with him, to give him the land of the Chanaanite, of the Hethite, and of the Amorrhite, and of the Pherezite, and of the Jebusite, and of the Gergezite, to give it to his seed: and thou hast fulfilled thy words, because thou art just.

Psalm 86:15
And thou, O Lord, art a God of compassion, and merciful, patient, and of much mercy, and true.

Psalm 103:8
The Lord is compassionate and merciful: longsuffering and plenteous in mercy.

Psalm 119:137
Thou art just, O Lord: and thy judgment is right.

Psalm 145:17
The Lord is just in all his ways: and holy in all his works.

Jeremiah 12:1
Thou indeed, O Lord, art just, if I plead with thee, but yet I will speak what is just to thee: Why doth the way of the wicked prosper: why is it well with all them that transgress, and do wickedly?

Daniel 9:14
And the Lord hath watched upon the evil, and hath brought it upon us: the Lord, our God, is just in all his works which he hath done: for we have not hearkened to his voice.

Additional Translations
The LORD is gracious and righteous; our God is full of compassion.Gracious is the LORD, and righteous; yes, our God is merciful.

Gracious is Jehovah, and righteous; Yea, our God is merciful.

The Lord is merciful and righteous; yea, our God has pity.

Gracious is Jehovah and righteous; and our God is merciful.

Gracious is the LORD, and righteous; yea, our God is merciful.

Gracious is the LORD, and righteous; yes, our God is merciful.

Yahweh is Gracious and righteous. Yes, our God is merciful.

Gracious is Jehovah, and righteous, Yea, our God is merciful,
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