Contrite Heart See also Humility; Meek; Poor in Spirit; Repent; Teachable if then their uncircumcised hearts be humbled, Lev. 26:41. saveth such as be of a contrite spirit, Ps. 34:18. sacrifices of God … broken and a contrite heart, Ps. 51:17. I dwell … with him also that is of a contrite and humble spirit, Isa. 57:15. I look, even to him that is poor and of a contrite spirit, Isa. 66:2. for I am meek and lowly in heart, Matt. 11:29. no more worthy to be called thy son, Luke 15:21. God be merciful to me a sinner, Luke 18:13. a broken heart and a contrite spirit, 2 Ne. 2:7 (4:32; 3 Ne. 9:20; 12:19; Morm. 2:14; Ether 4:15; Moro. 6:2; D&C 20:37; 59:8). remission of sins unto the contrite heart, D&C 21:9. he that prayeth, whose spirit is contrite, D&C 52:15. hearts are broken, and whose spirits are contrite, D&C 56:18. Spirit is sent … to enlighten the humble and contrite, D&C 136:33. See also Ps. 147:3; Isa. 61:1; Joel 2:12–13; Matt. 5:3; Heb. 3:15; Moro. 8:25.