The Blessedness of Mercy
- What is Mercy?
- Mercy and Grace are not the same.
- Why is Mercy different than Grace?
- Applying Mercy.
- Forgiven sinners are merciful.
- Our Lord is not teaching forgiveness under pressure.
- A Christian is required to have genuine compassion toward all.
- Receiving Mercy.
- The reward comes from God.
- Yet, the principle of reciprocity is seen in other passages. (Matt 6:12; James 2:13)
- Showing mercy does not guarantee eternal life.
- Happy are the Merciful.