Last week, we began a journey to unpack the multifaceted term, Grace. In theology, Grace is the unmerited, freely given favor and love of the Divine. Grace is the Spirit of the Divine within us, strengthening us. Grace is a virtue divinely given.
In the secular realm, grace can be a form of beauty, a means to forgive or show mercy, a moral strength or a prayer before meals.
Multifaceted, Grace appears to be something to everybody. In unpacking the meaning, lets begin with one of the terms, "sufficient Grace," that comes from the Christian Bible -
(2 Corinthians 12:9) "But he said to me, 'My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.' "
What does this term mean? What is Sufficient Grace?
Encyclopedia.com tells us that sufficient grace is:
"a division of internal actual grace, sufficient grace is used in two senses: (1) grace that gives sufficient ability to perform a salutary (beneficial) act, p…