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Matthew 23:37 KJV

O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, thou that killest the prophets, and stonest them which are sent unto thee, how often would I have gathered thy children together, even as a hen gathereth her chickens under her wings, and ye would not!

Luke 15:7, 15:10,15:24, and 15:32

7 I say unto you, that likewise joy shall be in heaven over one sinner that repenteth, more than over ninety and nine just persons, which need no repentance.

10 Likewise, I say unto you, there is joy in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner that repenteth.

24 For this my son was dead, and is alive again; he was lost, and is found. And they began to be merry.

32 It was meet that we should make merry, and be glad: for this thy brother was dead, and is alive again; and was lost, and is found.

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see also Zephaniah 3:17 – Jack Douglas Jan 5 '14 at 18:58
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Your question is mainly based on scripture, and I'm assuming you are looking for an answer also mainly from scripture.

There is no pleasure in the death of the wicked:

  • Have I any pleasure in the death of the wicked, declares the Lord God, and not rather that he should turn from his way and live? Ezekiel 18:23, ESV

  • Say to them, As I live, declares the Lord God, I have no pleasure in the death of the wicked, but that the wicked turn from his way and live; turn back, turn back from your evil ways, for why will you die, O house of Israel? Ezekiel 33:11, ESV

There may be laughter however, but not the kind that indicates joy:

  • He who sits in the heavens laughs; the Lord holds them in derision. Psalm 2:4, ESV

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This is true, for God is not willing (does not desire) that any should perish, but that all should come to repentance. (2 Peter 3:9.) – Steve Jan 5 '14 at 19:19

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