Definition of Mercy. The Greek word that is translated as "mercy" in Matthew 5:7 is eleoo. This verb occurs 28 times in the New Testament and means "to show kindness or concern for someone in serious need." But the meaning is stronger than the words reveal. The Greek scholar Spicq states that mercy . .. Mary (a tear) of Cleophas.So in Authorized Version, but accurately "of Clopas," i.e. the wife of Clopas (or Alphaeus). She is brought before us for the first time on the day of the crucifixion, standing by the cross. ( John 19:25) In the evening of the same day we find her sitting desolate at the tomb with Mary Magdalene, ( Matthew 27:61; Mark 15:47) and at the dawn of Easter. Your first name, Tina-Marie, gives you inspirational, idealistic, and dramatic qualities. Sometimes you can be very theatrical and expressive and, at other times, you are reserved and reticent. You tend to be an extremist, focusing your interests, for example, in music, drama, dancing, or art, to the exclusion of other activities. Apr 26, 2011 · The story of Martha and Mary ( Luke 10:38-42) also puts generosity in the context of love for God. Martha works to prepare dinner, while Mary sits and listens to Jesus. Martha asks Jesus to rebuke her sister for not.