pray God's mercy

pray for the compassion of God

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • the quality of mercy is not strained — Meaning Origin From Shakespeare s The Merchant of Venice. PORTIA: The quality of mercy is not strain d, It droppeth as the gentle rain from heaven Upon the place beneath: it is twice blest; It blesseth him that gives and him that takes: Tis… …   Meaning and origin of phrases


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