prevenient grace


noun

divine grace operating on the human will prior to its turning to God.

Nearby words

  1. prevarication,
  2. prevaricator,
  3. prevenance,
  4. prevenience,
  5. prevenient,
  6. preveniently,
  7. prevent,
  8. prevent defense,
  9. preventable,
  10. preventative

Origin of prevenient grace

First recorded in 1660–70

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