sanctifying grace


Glossary of theological terms. . 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Sanctifying Grace — • Treatise on this fundamental building block of Christianity Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Sanctifying Grace     Sanctifying Grace      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • sanctifying grace —  Освящающая благодать …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • Grace — • Leads to four articles on the subject Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Grace     Grace     † …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Grace (Christianity) — A series of articles on Grace in Christianity Actual grace a Catholic theological concept …   Wikipedia

  • grace, sanctifying —    This term (from the Latin sanctificare, meaning to make holy, and gratia, meaning pleasant quality or good will ) refers to the habitual gift that God gratuitously gives a person to respond to the divine call to salvation; sanctifying grace… …   Glossary of theological terms

  • grace, sanctifying —  Благодать освящающая …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • Actual Grace — • A grace that is given for the performance of salutary acts and is present and disappears with the action itself Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Actual Grace     Actual Grace …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Actual grace — is, in Catholic theology, a supernatural help of God Divine grace for salutary acts. It is contrasted with sanctifying grace , which is a state of being that can be permanent, in that it consists only in a passing influence of God on the soul.… …   Wikipedia

  • Controversies on Grace —     Controversies on Grace     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Controversies on Grace     These are concerned chiefly with the relation between grace and free will. How can the all persuasiveness of grace, which imposes such a potent influence on the… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Justification — • A biblio ecclesiastical term; which denotes the transforming of the sinner from the state of unrighteousness to the state of holiness and sonship of God Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Justification     Justification …   Catholic encyclopedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.