Prevenient Grace: The grace that goes before. The action of God in pursuing the lost. How He initiates and sustains relationship with His children. The way in which he enables the naturally incapable to believe and repent. Also known as “resistible grace.”
Related Concepts and/or Examples
A Primer on Prevenient Grace – from the Wesleyan perspective
An Introduction to Prevenient Grace – from the Society of Evangelical Arminians
Monergism – salvation is entirely the work of God
Free Grace – sermon by John Wesley
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