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.
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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 should allay fears of my supporters, by the grace of God, we shall continue with the peaceful assignment we're doing in Oyo NURTW,' he stated.
During the battle between President Andrew Jackson and the Bank of the United States, the son of one of the major share holders of the bank attempted to kill Jackson, but failed when by the grace of God, or whatever, all three of his pistols misfired.
The evangelical effect is that both individuals and structures alike are redeemable, by the grace of God.
Of the waters of the river Jordan cleansing Namaan, and later baptizing Jesus, and down the succeeding centuries, by the grace of God, cleansing us.
The appearance of a few test-tube-produced human clones on the street might humble us all into realizing that we are individuals by the grace of God, not by the hodgepodge of genes we inherited.
She is my little miracle - a wonder made possible by the grace of God.
By the grace of God I made it out of there,'' said Jordan, 21, a 2001 Palmdale High School graduate who went to boot camp after graduation.
According to `Time Magazine',``Privately,Bush talks of being chosen by the Grace of God to lead at this time''.
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.
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.
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.