Mercy and Justice

While God dose chastise those who sin with plaques, flooding, earthquakes, war, and death, permitting them to justly bear the consequences of their actions, He dose not will their damnation, but rather, their salvation, and so, during such times, He mercifully forms new devotions, asks for prayers, and rouses in our souls the desire to suffer and make sacrifices for poor sinners. Hence, His Justice and His Mercy are both glorified at once.

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