Understand mercy
Dr Bobus
St Thomas says that Mercy is in a certain way the perfection of Justice.
Liberals think they have to choose one or the other, as if they're mutually exclusiveMore
St Thomas says that Mercy is in a certain way the perfection of Justice.

Liberals think they have to choose one or the other, as if they're mutually exclusive
Jungerheld
That would make God mutually exclusive, which is impossible.
Dr Bobus
Disagree.
God's Mercy and Justice are distinguished ad extra. The distinction within God is virtual.More
Disagree.

God's Mercy and Justice are distinguished ad extra. The distinction within God is virtual.
Malki Tzedek
An essential concept missing in the 'theology' of too many the Church's shepherds, and, hence, their flock. Without this crucial caveat, it is merely 'false mercy'.
Jeffrey Ade
Good point!