Tag Archives: Attributes of God

Proclaim The Name Of The LORD

God’s glory and his name consist fundamentally in his propensity to show mercy and his sovereign freedom in its distribution.  Or to put it more precisely, it is the glory of  God in his essential nature mainly to dispense mercy … Continue reading

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The Immutability Of God

4. A fourth property of the Divine will, is immutability. Hence His decrees are compared to “mountains of brass,” (Zech. 6:1,2), which are immoveable; with Him is not the least shadow of turning; it is not compatible with him, whose … Continue reading

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Divine Graciousness

3. A third property of the Divine will, is graciousness. The Ephesians being predestinated unto the adoption of children (Eph. 1:5) as it was according to the good pleasure of His will, so also to the praise of the glory … Continue reading

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Divine Righteousness

2. The second property of the Divine will, is righteousness: hence His counsels called by the prophet Isaiah, “faithfulness and truth,” (Is. 25:1) called counsels in respect of the wisdom of them, old in respect of the eternity of them, … Continue reading

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We Are Disposed To Reply Against God

We are too much disposed to think of the eternal God as if He were just such a being as we are. Looking too exclusively upon our free agency and accountability, we lose sight of God’s sovereignty and omniscience. Confining … Continue reading

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