Have mercy on me, O God, according to Your loving devotion; according to Your great compassion, blot out my transgressions.
Cross ReferencesActs 3:19
Repent, then, and turn back, so that your sins may be wiped away,
having canceled the debt ascribed to us in the decrees that stood against us. He took it away, nailing it to the cross!
2 Samuel 11:4
Then David sent messengers to get her, and when she came to him, he slept with her. (Now she had just purified herself from her uncleanness.) Then she returned home.
2 Samuel 12:1
Then the LORD sent Nathan to David, and when he arrived, he said, "There were two men in a certain city, one rich and the other poor.
1 Chronicles 21:13
David answered Gad, "I am deeply distressed. Please, let me fall into the hands of the LORD, for His mercies are very great; but do not let me fall into the hands of men."
Answer me when I call, O God of my righteousness! You have relieved my distress; show me grace and hear my prayer.
Who can discern his own errors? Cleanse me from my hidden faults.
Remember not the sins of my youth, or my rebellious acts; remember me according to Your loving devotion, because of Your goodness, O LORD.
Hide Your face from my sins and blot out all my iniquities.
But my prayer to You, O LORD, is for a time of favor. In Your abundant loving devotion, O God, answer me with Your sure salvation.
Answer me, O LORD, for Your loving devotion is good; turn to me in keeping with Your great compassion.
Has God forgotten to be gracious? Has His anger shut off His compassion?" Selah
And He remembered His covenant with them, and relented by the abundance of His loving devotion.
Help me, O LORD my God; save me according to Your loving devotion.
Deal with Your servant according to Your loving devotion, and teach me Your statutes.
Have mercy on us, O LORD, have mercy, for we have endured much contempt.
I, yes I, am He who blots out your transgressions for My own sake and remembers your sins no more.
I have blotted out your transgressions like a cloud, and your sins like a mist. Return to Me, for I have redeemed you.
I will make known the LORD's loving devotion and His praiseworthy acts, because of all the LORD has done for us--even the many good things He has done for the house of Israel according to His compassion and the abundance of His loving devotion.
But let him who boasts boast in this, that he understands and knows Me, that I am the LORD, who exercises loving devotion, justice and righteousness on the earth--for I delight in these things," declares the LORD.
Chapter Outline1. David prays for remission of sins, whereof he makes a deep confession
6. He prays for sanctification
16. God delights not in sacrifice, but in sincerity
18. He prays for the church
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2 Samuel 12:1-13
2 Samuel 11:2
Psalm 25:6, 7
Exodus 34:6, 7
Numbers 14:18, 19
Daniel 9:9, 18
Romans 5:20, 21
Psalm 69:13, 16
Psalm 106:7, 45
Isaiah 63:7, 15
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