MERCY and GRACE

MERCY and GRACE

MERCY is in OT 208 and in NT 53 – compassion or forgiveness shown toward someone whom it is within one’s power to punish or harm. GRACE is in OT 37 and in NT 122 – the free and unmerited favor of God, as manifested in the salvation of sinners and the...
MERCY

MERCY

MERCY Noun – compassion or forgiveness shown toward someone whom it is within one’s power to punish or harm. The Apostle Paul had much to say about the Mercy of God, the Lord Jesus Christ. He quoted the OT several times. Romans 9:15-16,18 For he saith to...
FAITH

FAITH

FAITH – GRACE  noun complete trust or confidence in someone or something. strong belief in God or in the doctrines of a religion, based on spiritual apprehension rather than proof. But a better definition is found in Hebrews 11:1 Now faith is the substance of things...
GRACE

GRACE

noun – Simple elegance or refinement of movement (in Christian belief) the free and unmerited favor of God, as manifested in the salvation of sinners and the bestowal of blessings. verb – do honor or credit to (someone or something) by one’s...
HOPE

HOPE

HOPE English Noun – a feeling of expectation and desire for a certain thing to happen. Verb  – want something to happen or be the case. Greek   Noun –  elpís (from elp?, “to anticipate, welcome”) – properly, expectation of what is sure...