I said, I would scatter them into corners, I would make the remembrance of them to cease from among men:
2 Samuel 24:16
And when the angel
stretched out his hand upon Jerusalem to destroy it, the LORD repented
him of the evil, and said to the angel that destroyed the people, It is enough
: stay now thine hand. And the angel of the LORD was by the threshingplace of Araunah
1 Chronicles 21:15
And God sent an angel unto Jerusalem
to destroy it: and as he was destroying, the LORD beheld, and he repented him
of the evil, and said to the angel that destroyed, It is enough
, stay now thine hand. And the angel of the LORD stood by the threshingfloor of Ornan
Psalms 106:45 And he
remembered for them his covenant, and repented
according to the
multitude of his mercies.
If that nation
, against whom I have pronounced, turn from their evil, I will
repent of the evil that I thought to do unto them.
Therefore now amend
your ways and your doings, and obey the voice of the LORD your God; and the LORD will repent
him of the evil that he hath pronounced against you.
Did Hezekiah king of Judah and all Judah put him at all to death? did he
not fear the LORD, and besought the LORD, and the LORD repented him of the evil which he had pronounced against them? Thus
might we procure great evil against our souls.
your heart, and not your garments
, and turn unto the LORD your God: for
] gracious and merciful, slow
to anger, and of great kindness, and repenteth
him of the evil.
And God saw
their works, that they turned from their evil way; and God repented
of the evil, that he had said that he would do unto them; and he did [it
And he prayed
unto the LORD, and said, I pray thee, O LORD, [was
] not this my saying, when I was yet in my country? Therefore I fled
before unto Tarshish: for I knew that thou [art]
a gracious God, and merciful, slow to anger, and of
great kindness, and repentest thee of the evil.