St. Thomas - Operative & Cooperative Grace


Does anyone understand Operative & Cooperative Grace? I was reading Fr Garrigou-LaGrange’s Book entitled, “Grace: Commentary on the Summa Theologica” and trying to understand specifically if, prior to Justification of an adult, if both Operative & Cooperative Grace would be present during every step in the process leading up to the point of justification prior to consent?

Do you know of any other good books on grace? I’m actually studying Predestination and realize that if you know Grace you pretty much will understand Predestination. Thank you.


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