"This word had powerful connotations for Paul. As a Jew he understood makrothymia 'longsuffering love' as one of Gods most fundamental character traits. For when God revealed his glory to Moses on the mountain he proclaimed 'The Lord the Lord a God merciful and gracious slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love and faithfulness.' (Exodus 34:6) This description of God is repeated over and over in the Old Testament (e.g. Numbers 14:18; Psalm 86:15; Joel 2:13; Jonah 4:2). And in the Greek…

"This word had powerful connotations for Paul. As a Jew he understood makrothymia 'longsuffering love' as one of Gods most fundamental character traits. For when God revealed his glory to Moses on the mountain he proclaimed 'The Lord the Lord a God merciful and gracious slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love and faithfulness.' (Exodus 34:6) This description of God is repeated over and over in the Old Testament (e.g. Numbers 14:18; Psalm 86:15; Joel 2:13; Jonah 4:2). And in the Greek…

This you know, my beloved brethren. But everyone must be quick to hear, slow to speak and slow to anger; 20 for the anger of man does not achieve the righteousness of God. - James 1: 19-20

This you know, my beloved brethren. But everyone must be quick to hear, slow to speak and slow to anger; 20 for the anger of man does not achieve the righteousness of God.

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““Walk in wisdom toward outsiders, making the best use of the time. Let your speech always be gracious, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how you ought to answer each person.

I need to learn not to react straight away to situations or think I can judge. God is slow to anger and so should I be.  It also applied to doors seemingly closing in life

Day 9 of the "Ruth: Fields of Provision" Bible-reading plan from She Reads Truth ~ Today's Text: Ruth Proverbs Matthew [.

slow to anger, but when the line is crossed...hell hath no fury like a #scorpio

slow to anger, but when the line is crossed.hell hath no fury like a I'm mad, hell takes cover and I fuck up all the demons with intelligent quotes.

Know this, my beloved brothers: let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger; for the anger of man does not produce the righteousness of God.  ~ James 1:19-20

Know this, my beloved brothers: let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger; for the anger of man does not produce the righteousness of God.

Words do hurt...think about it

Control your temper. A great read I needed to hear.

Whoever is slow to anger has great understanding, but he who has a hasty temper exalts folly.  Proverbs 14:29 ESV

Some parents could learn. their kids tell others the sad things they do. For lack of better words: Or allow stepparents to do in anger. Whoever is slow to anger has great understanding, but he who has a hasty temper exalts folly.

“The Lord is merciful and gracious, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love.” ‭‭Psalms‬ ‭103:8‬

“The Lord is merciful and gracious, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love.

"Don't be in such a hurry to be in a relationship. Good things take time, and require a lot of patience. When you find your special someone, you want it to mean something. You want it to feel different for once. You can screw something up forever by rushing into it. Go slow in a relationship. The faster you go, the faster it will end." -Unknown

"Don't be in such a hurry to be in a relationship. Good things take time, and require a lot of patience. When you find your special someone, you want it to mean something. You want it to feel different for once.

Inspirational Quotes // Sometimes, it's best to be quiet.

38 Wonderful Inspirational Quotes

💛 . Psalm 86:15, "But you, O Lord, are a God merciful and gracious, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love and faithfulness."

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💛 . Psalm 86:15, "But you, O Lord, are a God merciful and gracious, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love and faithfulness."

Psalm 103:8

Free Printable verse Psalm The Lord is Gracious and Compassionate, Slow to Anger and Abounding in Lovingkindness. My favorite Psalm!

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