Hark, what streams in sacred splendor
From yon cauldrons blue-gold-gray?
Hark, what do those harp-strings render?
Heaven’s love-song called Today
High above, in star-strung rafter
Dawn spreads out Time’s transient tent
Where Today is like the laughter
Of a flower swiftly spent
Then, walk slowly; holy purpose
Fills, then spills from Heaven’s tray
Where God’s Mercy, pure and precious
Grants to us one more Today
© Janet Martin
They shall eagerly utter the memory of Your abundant goodness And will shout joyfully of Your righteousness. The LORD is gracious and merciful; Slow to anger and great in loving-kindness. The LORD is good to all, And His mercies are over all His works.…Ps.145:7-9
He made known His ways to Moses, His acts to the sons of Israel. The LORD is compassionate and gracious, Slow to anger and abounding in loving-kindness. He will not always strive with us, Nor will He keep His anger forever.…Ps.103:7-9
The LORD is slow to anger and abundant in loving-kindness, forgiving iniquity and transgression; but He will by no means clear the guilty, visiting the iniquity of the fathers on the children to the third and the fourth generations.' "Pardon, I pray, the iniquity of this people according to the greatness of Your loving-kindness, just as You also have forgiven this people, from Egypt even until now."
You, Lord, are forgiving and good, abounding in love to all who call to you. Ps.86:5
But you, Lord, are a compassionate and gracious God, slow to anger, abounding in love and faithfulness. Ps.86:15