bible verses about Compassion

Bible Verses about Compassion - Find Inspiration and Wisdom

Compassion is a fundamental trait that has been celebrated throughout history. The Bible too is full of verses that speak of the value of compassion. It teaches us to treat others with kindness and understanding, and how to take care of the less fortunate. The scriptures are a powerful source of inspiration and wisdom that can guide us in our daily lives. If you’re looking for some uplifting and insightful verses to help you be more compassionate towards others, this webpage is a great place to start. Explore the selection of bible verses about compassion and discover how you can make a positive difference in the world.

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Compassion in the Bible

21 Bible Scriptures about Compassion

And Joseph made haste; for his bowels did yearn upon his brother: and he sought where to weep; and he entered into his chamber, and wept there.

Genesis, Chapter: 43, Verse: 30

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Thou shalt not see thy brother's ox or his sheep go astray, and hide thyself from them: thou shalt in any case bring them again unto thy brother.

Deuteronomy, Chapter: 22, Verse: 1

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Forty stripes he may give him, and not exceed: lest, if he should exceed, and beat him above these with many stripes, then thy brother should seem vile unto thee.

Deuteronomy, Chapter: 25, Verse: 3

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Then the king answered and said, Give her the living child, and in no wise slay it: she is the mother thereof.

1 Kings, Chapter: 3, Verse: 27

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So they sat down with him upon the ground seven days and seven nights, and none spake a word unto him: for they saw that his grief was very great.

Job, Chapter: 2, Verse: 13

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Did not I weep for him that was in trouble? was not my soul grieved for the poor?

Job, Chapter: 30, Verse: 25

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He made them also to be pitied of all those that carried them captives.

Psalm, Chapter: 106, Verse: 46

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The merciful man doeth good to his own soul: but he that is cruel troubleth his own flesh.

Proverbs, Chapter: 11, Verse: 17

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A bruised reed shall he not break, and the smoking flax shall he not quench: he shall bring forth judgment unto truth.

Isaiah, Chapter: 42, Verse: 3

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For who shall have pity upon thee, O Jerusalem? or who shall bemoan thee? or who shall go aside to ask how thou doest?

Jeremiah, Chapter: 15, Verse: 5

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None eye pitied thee, to do any of these unto thee, to have compassion upon thee; but thou wast cast out in the open field, to the lothing of thy person, in the day that thou wast born.

Ezekiel, Chapter: 16, Verse: 5

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Thus speaketh the LORD of hosts, saying, Execute true judgment, and shew mercy and compassions every man to his brother:

Zechariah, Chapter: 7, Verse: 9

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But when he saw the multitudes, he was moved with compassion on them, because they fainted, and were scattered abroad, as sheep having no shepherd.

Matthew, Chapter: 9, Verse: 36

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Shouldest not thou also have had compassion on thy fellowservant, even as I had pity on thee?

Matthew, Chapter: 18, Verse: 33

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And Jesus, when he came out, saw much people, and was moved with compassion toward them, because they were as sheep not having a shepherd: and he began to teach them many things.

Mark, Chapter: 6, Verse: 34

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And he said, He that shewed mercy on him. Then said Jesus unto him, Go, and do thou likewise.

Luke, Chapter: 10, Verse: 37

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O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, which killest the prophets, and stonest them that are sent unto thee; how often would I have gathered thy children together, as a hen doth gather her brood under her wings, and ye would not!

Luke, Chapter: 13, Verse: 34

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Who is weak, and I am not weak? who is offended, and I burn not?

2 Corinthians, Chapter: 11, Verse: 29

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For I have no man likeminded, who will naturally care for your state.

Philippians, Chapter: 2, Verse: 20

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Well reported of for good works; if she have brought up children, if she have lodged strangers, if she have washed the saints' feet, if she have relieved the afflicted, if she have diligently followed every good work.

1 Timothy, Chapter: 5, Verse: 10

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And of some have compassion, making a difference:

Jude, Chapter: 1, Verse: 22

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