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Chapter 3: Of God’s Eternal Decree (VII)

VII. The rest of mankind God was pleased, according to the unserachable counsel of His own will, whereby He extends of withholds mercy, as He pleases, for the glory of His sovereign power over His creatures, to pass by; and to ordain them to dishonor and wrath for their sin, to the praise of His glorious justice.(a)

(a) Matthew 11:25, 26; Romans 9:17, 18, 21, 22; 2 Timothy 2:19, 20; Jude 4; 1 Peter 2:28

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  1. November 7, 2012 at 4:02 pm

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