Quotes about Mercy by John Calvin

God’s Blessings Exceed our Expectations

“However many blessings we expect from God, His infinite liberality will always exceed all our wishes and our thoughts.”

Freedom to Pray

“God tolerates even our stammering, and pardons our ignorance whenever something inadvertently escapes us – as, indeed, without this mercy there would be no freedom to pray.”

God Preordains for His Own Glory

“God preordained, for his own glory and the display of His attributes of mercy and justice, a part of the human race, without any merit of their own, to eternal salvation, and another part, in just punishment of their sin, to eternal damnation.”