In the darkness a light
The Lord is merciful and compassionate; he is patient
However, due to your abundant mercy you did not do away with them altogether; you did not abandon them. For you are a merciful and compassionate God.
For if you return to the Lord, your brothers and sons will be shown mercy by their captors and return to this land. The Lord your God is merciful and compassionate; he will not reject you
They refused to obey and did not recall your miracles that you had performed among them. Instead, they rebelled and appointed a leader to return to their bondage in Egypt.
Return to the Lord your God, for he is merciful and compassionate, slow to anger and boundless in loyal love
He prayed to the Lord and said, “Oh, Lord, this is just what I thought