Who satisfies your mouth with good things… Psalm 103:5a Psalm 37: 3 declares: “Trust in the Lord, and do good; so shalt thou dwell in the land, and verily thou shalt be fed.” There, the
In the first half of Psalm 103:4, God redeems us. Then, with only the separation of the pause of a comma, in the second half of the same verse, He crowns us. In other words,
When I was a child, I spoke as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child; but when I became a man, I put away childish things. (1 Corinthians 13:11) What
“In man is not a mere passive quality, but the deliberate” “preference of right to wrong, the firm and persistent resistance” “of all moral evil, and the choosing and following of all moral” good.
A perfection of his character which he exercises towards his creatures according to their various circumstances and relations “(Ps. 145:8, 9; 103:8; 1 John 4:8). Viewed generally, it is” benevolence; as exercised with respect to the miseries of his “creatures it is mercy, pity, compassion, and in the case of” “impenitent sinners, long-suffering patience; as exercised in” “communicating favour on the unworthy it is grace. “Goodness and” “justice are the several aspects of one unchangeable, infinitely” “wise, and sovereign moral perfection. God is not sometimes” “merciful and sometimes just, but he is eternally infinitely just” “and merciful.” God is infinitely and unchangeably good (Zeph.” “3:17), and his goodness is incomprehensible by the finite mind” “(Rom. 11: 35, 36). “God’s goodness appears in two things, giving” “and forgiving.”
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