This post is a collection of mercy scriptures in psalms.
The psalms is the number one repertoire of scriptures on mercy in the entire Holy Bible, from the Old Testament to the new.
It is home to more than 50 scriptures on mercy.
God’s anger is for a moment, but His mercy endures forever, the scripture teaches. (Psalm 30:5, and 107:1)
It is of the Lord’s mercy that you are not consumed, (destroyed and conquered by Satan and His evil hordes of darkness), His compassion (mercy, loving kindness) fails not, great is His faithfulness. (Lamentations 3:22-23, KJV)
What could be more reassuring in these uncertain times that we live in than the word of God!
There’s nothing like the mercy of God.
If there’s any subject of scripture that you should really know and have a practical grasp on, it should be the subject of the mercy of God.
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Mercy Scriptures In Psalms
The following is a collection of mercy scriptures in psalms for your timely, on hand and quick reference:
1. Psalm 4:1, KJV:
Hear me when I call, O God of my righteousness: thou hast enlarged me when I was in distress; have mercy upon me, and hear my prayer.
2. Psalm 5:7, KJV:
But as for me, I will come into thy house in the multitude of thy mercy: and in thy fear will I worship toward thy holy temple.
3. Psalm 6:2, 4, KJV:
Have mercy upon me, O LORD; for I am weak: O LORD, heal me; for my bones are vexed. Return, O LORD, deliver my soul: oh save me for thy mercies’ sake.
4. Psalm 9:13, KJV:
Have mercy upon me, O LORD; consider my trouble which I suffer of them that hate me, thou that liftest me up from the gates of death:
5. Psalm 13:5, KJV:
But I have trusted in thy mercy; my heart shall rejoice in thy salvation.
6. Psalm 18:50, KJV:
Great deliverance giveth he to his king; and sheweth mercy to his anointed, to David, and to his seed for evermore.
7. Psalm 21:7, KJV:
For the king trusteth in the LORD, and through the mercy of the most High he shall not be moved.
8. Psalm 23:6, KJV:
Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the LORD for ever.
9. Psalm 25:6, 7, 10, 11, 16, KJV:
Remember, O LORD, thy tender mercies and thy lovingkindnesses; for they have been ever of old… Remember not the sins of my youth, nor my transgressions: according to thy mercy remember thou me for thy goodness’ sake, O LORD… For thy name’s sake, O LORD, pardon mine iniquity; for it is great… Turn thee unto me, and have mercy upon me; for I am desolate and afflicted.
10 Psalm 27:7, KJV:
Hear, O LORD, when I cry with my voice: have mercy also upon me, and answer me.
11. Psalm 30:10, KJV:
Hear, O LORD, and have mercy upon me: LORD, be thou my helper.
12. Psalm 31:9, 16, KJV:
Have mercy upon me, O LORD, for I am in trouble: mine eye is consumed with grief, yea, my soul and my belly… Make thy face to shine upon thy servant: save me for thy mercies’ sake.
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13. Psalm 32:10, KJV:
Many sorrows shall be to the wicked: but he that trusteth in the LORD, mercy shall compass him about.
14. Psalm 33:18, 22, KJV:
Behold, the eye of the LORD is upon them that fear him, upon them that hope in his mercy… Let thy mercy, O LORD, be upon us, according as we hope in thee.
15. Psalm 36:5, KJV:
Thy mercy, O LORD, is in the heavens; and thy faithfulness reacheth unto the clouds.
16. Psalm 40:11, KJV:
Withhold not thou thy tender mercies from me, O LORD: let thy lovingkindness and thy truth continually preserve me.
17. Psalm 44:26, KJV:
Arise for our help, and redeem us for thy mercies’ sake.
18. Psalm 51:1, KJV:
Have mercy upon me, O God, according to thy lovingkindness: according unto the multitude of thy tender mercies blot out my transgressions.
19. Psalm 52:8, KJV:
But I am like a green olive tree in the house of God: I trust in the mercy of God for ever and ever.
20. Psalm 57:3, 10, KJV:
He shall send from heaven, and save me from the reproach of him that would swallow me up. Selah. God shall send forth his mercy and his truth… For thy mercy is great unto the heavens, and thy truth unto the clouds.
21. Psalm 59:10, 16, 17, KJV:
The God of my mercy shall prevent me: God shall let me see my desire upon mine enemies… But I will sing of thy power; yea, I will sing aloud of thy mercy in the morning: for thou hast been my defence and refuge in the day of my trouble. Unto thee, O my strength, will I sing: for God is my defence, and the God of my mercy.
22. Psalm 61:7, KJV:
He shall abide before God for ever: O prepare mercy and truth, which may preserve him.
23. Psalm 62:12, KJV:
Also unto thee, O Lord, belongeth mercy: for thou renderest to every man according to his work.
24. Psalm 66:20, KJV:
Blessed be God, which hath not turned away my prayer, nor his mercy from me.
25. Psalm 69:13, 16, KJV:
But as for me, my prayer is unto thee, O LORD, in an acceptable time: O God, in the multitude of thy mercy hear me, in the truth of thy salvation… Hear me, O LORD; for thy lovingkindness is good: turn unto me according to the multitude of thy tender mercies.
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26. Psalm 77:8, 9, KJV:
Is his mercy clean gone for ever? doth his promise fail for evermore? Hath God forgotten to be gracious? hath he in anger shut up his tender mercies? Selah.
27. Psalm 79:8, KJV:
O remember not against us former iniquities: let thy tender mercies speedily prevent us: for we are brought very low.
28. Psalm 85:7, 10, KJV:
Shew us thy mercy, O LORD, and grant us thy salvation… Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other.
29. Psalm 86:5, 13, 15, 16, KJV:
For thou, Lord, art good, and ready to forgive; and plenteous in mercy unto all them that call upon thee… For great is thy mercy toward me: and thou hast delivered my soul from the lowest hell… But thou, O Lord, art a God full of compassion, and gracious, longsuffering, and plenteous in mercy and truth. O turn unto me, and have mercy upon me; give thy strength unto thy servant, and save the son of thine handmaid.
30. Psalm 89:1, 2, 14, 24, 28, KJV:
I will sing of the mercies of the LORD for ever: with my mouth will I make known thy faithfulness to all generations. For I have said, Mercy shall be built up for ever: thy faithfulness shalt thou establish in the very heavens… Justice and judgment are the habitation of thy throne: mercy and truth shall go before thy face… But my faithfulness and my mercy shall be with him: and in my name shall his horn be exalted… My mercy will I keep for him for evermore, and my covenant shall stand fast with him.
31. Psalm 90: 14, KJV:
O satisfy us early with thy mercy; that we may rejoice and be glad all our days.
32. Psalm 94:18, KJV:
When I said, My foot slippeth; thy mercy, O LORD, held me up.
33. Psalm 98:3, KJV:
He hath remembered his mercy and his truth toward the house of Israel: all the ends of the earth have seen the salvation of our God.
34. Psalm 100:5, KJV:
For the LORD is good; his mercy is everlasting; and his truth endureth to all generations.
35. Psalm 101:1, KJV:
I will sing of mercy and judgment: unto thee, O LORD, will I sing.
36. Psalm 102:13, KJV:
Thou shalt arise, and have mercy upon Zion: for the time to favour her, yea, the set time, is come.
37. Psalm 103:4, 8, 11, 17, KJV:
Who redeemeth thy life from destruction; who crowneth thee with lovingkindness and tender mercies… The LORD is merciful and gracious, slow to anger, and plenteous in mercy… For as the heaven is high above the earth, so great is his mercy toward them that fear him… But the mercy of the LORD is from everlasting to everlasting upon them that fear him, and his righteousness unto children’s children;
38. Psalm 106:1, 7, 45, KJV:
Praise ye the LORD. O give thanks unto the LORD; for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever… Our fathers understood not thy wonders in Egypt; they remembered not the multitude of thy mercies; but provoked him at the sea, even at the Red sea… And he remembered for them his covenant, and repented according to the multitude of his mercies.
39. Psalm 107:1, KJV:
O give thanks unto the LORD, for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever.
40. Psalm 108:4, KJV:
For thy mercy is great above the heavens: and thy truth reacheth unto the clouds.
41. Psalm 109:12, 16, 21, 26, KJV:
Let there be none to extend mercy unto him: neither let there be any to favour his fatherless children… Because that he remembered not to shew mercy, but persecuted the poor and needy man, that he might even slay the broken in heart… But do thou for me, O GOD the Lord, for thy name’s sake: because thy mercy is good, deliver thou me… Help me, O LORD my God: O save me according to thy mercy:
42. Psalm 115:1, KJV:
Not unto us, O LORD, not unto us, but unto thy name give glory, for thy mercy, and for thy truth’s sake.
43. Psalm 118:1, 2, 3, 4, 29, KJV:
O give thanks unto the LORD; for he is good: because his mercy endureth for ever. Let Israel now say, that his mercy endureth for ever. Let the house of Aaron now say, that his mercy endureth for ever. Let them now that fear the LORD say, that his mercy endureth for ever… O give thanks unto the LORD; for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever.
44. Psalm 119:41, 64, 77, 124, 156, KJV:
Let thy mercies come also unto me, O LORD, even thy salvation, according to thy word… The earth, O LORD, is full of thy mercy: teach me thy statutes… Let thy tender mercies come unto me, that I may live: for thy law is my delight… Deal with thy servant according unto thy mercy, and teach me thy statutes… Great are thy tender mercies, O LORD: quicken me according to thy judgments.
45. Psalm 123:2, 3, KJV:
Behold, as the eyes of servants look unto the hand of their masters, and as the eyes of a maiden unto the hand of her mistress; so our eyes wait upon the LORD our God, until that he have mercy upon us. Have mercy upon us, O LORD, have mercy upon us: for we are exceedingly filled with contempt.
46. Psalm 130:7, KJV:
Let Israel hope in the LORD: for with the LORD there is mercy, and with him is plenteous redemption.
47. Psalm 136
48. Psalm 138:8, KJV:
The LORD will perfect that which concerneth me: thy mercy, O LORD, endureth for ever: forsake not the works of thine own hands.
49. Psalm 143:12, KJV:
And of thy mercy cut off mine enemies, and destroy all them that afflict my soul: for I am thy servant.
50. Psalm 145:8, 9, KJV:
The LORD is gracious, and full of compassion; slow to anger, and of great mercy. The LORD is good to all: and his tender mercies are over all his works.
51. Psalm 147:11, KJV:
The LORD taketh pleasure in them that fear him, in those that hope in his mercy.
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That’s all we could find on mercy scriptures in psalms, but there may be more.
In any case, these ones are sufficient enough for your need.
These mercy scriptures in psalms covers almost every area of life where one may be needing the mercy of God.
- Mercy is available if you have sinned and want forgiveness.
- There’s plenty of mercy for the poor who wants to be lifted and given a place in life.
- There’s mercy for the oppressed who wants to have a voice and also be heard.
- There’s mercy for the sick who is in need of healing and deliverance.
Yes, there’s mercy for all your need.
These mercy scriptures in psalms may just be all you need when in dire need of the mercy of God.
Good for you, you now have almost all of them at your finger tip, at your beck and call in this one-stop shop article.
All the best!
God bless you.