Psalm 106:45; 1 Chronicles 21:15; Jeremiah 18:8; Jeremiah 26:13; Jeremiah 26:15; Jeremiah 26:19; Amos 7:3; Amos 7:6; Jonah 3:10; Jonah 4:2

45  For their sake he yremembered his covenant,

and zrelented according to athe abundance of his steadfast love.


15 And God sent the angel to Jerusalem to destroy it, but as he was about to destroy it, the Lord saw, and he mrelented from the calamity. And he said to the angel who was working destruction, It is enough; now stay your hand. And the angel of the Lord was standing by the threshing floor of Ornan the Jebusite.


and if that nation, concerning which I have spoken, xturns from its evil, yI will relent of the disaster that I intended to do to it.


13 Now therefore kmend your ways and your deeds, land obey the voice of the Lord your God, zand the Lord will relent of the disaster that he has pronounced against you.


15 Only know for certain that if you put me to death, nyou will bring innocent blood upon yourselves and upon this city and its inhabitants, for in truth the Lord sent me to you to speak all these words in your ears.


19 Did Hezekiah king of Judah and all Judah put him to death? tDid he not fear the Lord and entreat the favor of the Lord, uand did not the Lord relent of the disaster that he had pronounced against them? vBut we are about to bring great disaster upon ourselves.


dThe Lord relented concerning this:

It shall not be, said the Lord.


dThe Lord relented concerning this:

This also shall not be, said the Lord God.


10 When God saw what they did, xhow they turned from their evil way, xGod relented of the disaster that he had said he would do to them, and he did not do it.


And he prayed to the Lord and said, O Lord, is not this what I said when I was yet in my country? zThat is why I made haste to flee to Tarshish; for I knew that you are a agracious God and merciful, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love, and arelenting from disaster.