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Pefect Wisdom

6. A sixth property of the Divine will, is, That it’s a will of perfect Wisdom: Hence counsel is joined with it in the text; it’s not a mere will, but a will with a depth of Wisdom. He doth … Continue reading

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The Sovereign And Supreme Will Of God

5. A fifth property of the Divine will is, that it is a Sovereign and Supreme will. He hath an absolute freedom of will (Is. 41:13). If He will work none can let him. (Dan. 4:35)”He doeth according to His … 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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