"Receive him therefore in the Lord with all gladness;..."
"If there be therefore any consolation in Christ, if any comfort of love, if any fellowship of the Spirit, if any bowels and mercies, Fulfil ye my joy, that ye be likeminded, having the same love, being of one accord, of one mind."
"And the publican, standing afar off, would not lift up so much as his eyes unto heaven, but smote upon his breast, saying, God be merciful to me a sinner."
"Be ye therefore merciful, as your Father also is merciful."
"Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy."
"Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen."
"Night and day praying exceedingly that we might see your face, and might perfect that which is lacking in your faith?"
I Thessalonians 3:10
"(For we walk by faith, not by sight:)"
II Corinthians 5:7
"I am crucified with Christ: nevertheless I live; yet not I, but Christ liveth in me: and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by the faith of the Son of God, who loved me, and gave himself for me."
"So then faith cometh by hearing, and hearing by the word of God."