Christian Cyclopedia

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Term expressing God's love to man, acc. to which He bestows favors of His grace and mercy on sinners, who are His enemies by nature and unworthy of His kindness (Ps 17:7; 26:3; 36:7, 10; 89:33; 103:4; Jer 31:3). See also Grace; Love; Mercy.

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