by the grace of God


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by the grace of God

By the direction, blessings, or assistance of a higher power (e.g., God). By the grace of God, let me never have to go through something like that again! We never need question our purpose, for we are led by the grace of God.
See also: god, grace, of
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Elizabeth the Second, by the Grace of God, of the United Kingdom, Canada, and Her other Realms and Territories, Queen, Head of the Commonwealth, Defender of the Faith.
The ministry of JIBC continues today, and by the grace of God, it will continue to serve Him.
That mission calling is to invite all to gather around the banquet of the Lord, to eat and drink in a community redeemed and made one by the grace of God.
If, as the church teaches, grace is conveyed through participation in the sacraments, and if, as it appears, lifelong commitments can survive only by the grace of God, shouldn't all members of the church family who desire to live in faithful unions be entitled to this central opportunity for grace?
By the grace of God I have never tried to attract them to me.
SDLP Councillor Pat McCarthy said: "It was by the grace of God that a life wasn't lost last night.
It was by the grace of God it was not a disaster for everyone else who was in the pub.
So at Chartres, Rouen, and Notre Dame de Paris, as well as Westminster, Cologne, Toledo, and in dozens of other cathedrals, the art of stained glass exploded, and suddenly the churches of Christendom were transformed into jewels of light made radiant by the grace of God.
Two of the girls fell out of the bus and it was only by the grace of God that they weren't killed.
According to `Time Magazine',``Privately,Bush talks of being chosen by the Grace of God to lead at this time''.
And by the grace of God I have finally accepted that I can never again in my life drink safely and remain somewhat in control.
This letter, apparently signed by Mullah Mohammed Omar, leader of Afghanistan's toppled Taliban regime, claims he and prime terror suspect bin Laden are "alive and safe by the grace of God.
After she was sentenced at the Old Bailey yesterday one detective said: "It is only by the grace of God we are not dealing with multiple murders.
You have to give a lot of glory to God and by the grace of God we will be victorious again against the U.