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  • Therefore, since it is the Creator of the universe who shapes each man's beginning, as he brings about the origin of everything, he, in his mercy, will give you back both breath and life, because you now disregard yourselves for the sake of his law." Martyrdom of Mother and Sons (2 Maccabees 7, 23)

  • Do not be afraid of this executioner, but be worthy of your brothers and accept death, so that in the time of mercy I may receive you again with them." (2 Maccabees 7, 29)

  • Like my brothers, I offer up my body and my life for our ancestral laws, imploring God to show mercy soon to our nation, and by afflictions and blows to make you confess that he alone is God. (2 Maccabees 7, 37)

  • to have mercy on the city, which was being destroyed and about to be leveled to the ground; to hearken to the blood that cried out to him; (2 Maccabees 8, 3)

  • Once Maccabeus got his men organized, the Gentiles could not withstand him, for the Lord's wrath had now changed to mercy. (2 Maccabees 8, 5)

  • They collected the enemy's arms and stripped them of their spoils, and then observed the sabbath with fervent praise and thanks to the Lord who kept them safe for that day on which he let descend on them the first dew of his mercy. (2 Maccabees 8, 27)

  • Then this vile man vowed to the Lord, who would no longer have mercy on him, (2 Maccabees 9, 13)

  • Then all of them together thanked God for his mercy, and their hearts were filled with such courage that they were ready to assault not only men, but the most savage beasts, yes, even walls of iron. (2 Maccabees 11, 9)

  • Now that the Lord had shown his mercy toward them, they advanced in battle order with the aid of their heavenly ally. (2 Maccabees 11, 10)

  • He who conceals his sins prospers not, but he who confesses and forsakes them obtains mercy. (Proverbs 28, 13)

  • Those who trust in him shall understand truth, and the faithful shall abide with him in love: Because grace and mercy are with his holy ones, and his care is with the elect. (Wisdom of Solomon 3, 9)

  • For the lowly may be pardoned out of mercy but the mighty shall be mightily put to the test. (Wisdom of Solomon 6, 6)


“Por que a tentação passada deixa na alma uma certa perturbação? perguntou um penitente a Padre Pio. Ele respondeu: “Você já presenciou um tremor de terra? Quando tudo estremece a sua volta, você também é sacudido; no entanto, não necessariamente fica enterrado nos destroços!” São Padre Pio de Pietrelcina