Topical Index – 1500 Principles
COMPASSION, TOWARD OTHERS
Genesis; Principle #11; Gen. 6:12-22; p. 13
Reflecting God's Compassion: We must be on guard against becoming uncompassionate when God allows people to live sinful lives and even prosper
1 Samuel; Principle #22; 1 Sm. 12:23-25; p. 363
A Shepherds Heart: We are to develop a heart of love and concern even for those who may reject our ministry.
1 Chronicles; Principle #13; 1 Ch. 21:9-17; p. 534
A Compassionate Heart: When we have sinned against God and caused others to suffer, we should not only take full responsibility for our actions, but do so with compassion for those we've hurt.
Psalm; Principle #35; Ps 36; p. 727
Extending God's Grace: As those who have been saved by God's grace, we are to demonstrate concern for those who are lost and held captive by the power of sin.
Psalm; Principle #40; Ps 41; p. 732
Caring for Others: In view of Jesus Christ's sacrifice for us, we are to demonstrate sensitivity and a caring spirit toward those who are poor and needy.
Psalm; Principle #120; Ps 119:129-136; p. 804
Demonstrating Compassion: We are to show compassion to those who ignore the teachings of the Word of God.
Proverbs; Principle #11; Prov. 3:27-30; p. 837
The Greatest Commands: To live in harmony with God's wisdom, we are to treat both fellow Christians and non-Christians fairly, justly, and compassionately.
Proverbs; Principle #33; Prov. 19:17; p. 861
Helping the Poor: We are to do what we can to help the poor, realizing that when we do we are serving God.
Jeremiah; Principle #41; Jer. 45:1-5; p. 1045
Judgment and Compassion: We must trust the Lord's decision to judge evildoers without losing our compassion for these people.
Matthew; Principle #2; Mt. 1:18-25; p. 1284
Demonstrating Grace: As believers, we are to extend mercy and grace toward those who are living out of the will of God.
Matthew; Principle #48; Mt. 20:29-21:11; p. 1323
Personal Interest: Servant-leaders are not to allow accolades from the masses to dull their compassion for the specific needs of individuals.
Luke; Principle #35; Lk. 15:1-32; p. 1412
The Lost is Found: We are to rejoice and celebrate whenever an unsaved person repents and becomes a member of God's eternal family.
Romans; Principle #17; Rom 9:1-3; p. 1547
A Compassionate Heart: We should develop a passion for all people who need to hear the good news regarding the gift of salvation.
Galatians; Principle #7; Gal. 4:8-20; p. 1618
A Pastoral Passion: To minister to people effectively, we must develop pastoral hearts.
Hebrews; Principle #20; Heb. 12:14-17; p. 1723
Gentleness and Patience: We should never lose our passion and concern for unbelievers.
Revelation; Principle #21; Rev. 10:1-11; p. 1798
Compassionate Hearts: Though as believers we are to long for Christ's appearing, we are never to lose our compassion for those who will face eternal judgment.
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