Searches our hearts - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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search (one's) heart
To carefully consider or think about one's own emotions about or motivations for something. We're asking upper management to search their hearts and realize that this decision will negatively impact every employee in the company. I know you're hurt right now, but search your heart—you know that breaking up was the right thing to do.
search your ˈheart/ˈsoul/ˈconscience (formal) think carefully about your feelings or your reasons for doing something: If I searched my heart I’d probably find that I don’t always tell the truth. ▶ ˈheart-searching, ˈsoul-searching nouns: His divorce forced him to do a lot of soul-searching.
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After his violent death, God, who searches our hearts
for even small grains of love and forgiveness, welcomed him with open arms.