The mercifulness of this punishment is seen in its power in thus effectively stopping the tendency to crime.
The brutality with which he spoke was so unnatural that it betrayed the mercifulness of his intention.
They regarded humility and mercifulness as the greatest virtues.
Inquisitorial procedure was a miserable travesty of justice; and its mercifulness was forthcoming only on its own terms.
That mercifulness wipes out and washes away sins, as salves and remedies to heal sores and grievous diseases.
That mercifulness wipes out and washes away infirmity and weakness as salves and remedies to heal sores and grievous diseases.
He philosophized the mercifulness of the fact, and of the ignorance of most of us, when mortally sick or fatally wounded.
The coroner then congratulates the parents on the “mercifulness” of the jury.
Now, then, when our fathers put their hands on the son of a poor woman, God deprived us of his mercifulness and support and lo!
Nor is it every thing in God that is hated: none hateth his mercifulness and goodness as such.