Reflections from the Saints: Jerome on God’s Patience and Mercy

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For the Lord is gracious and merciful and prefers the conversion of a sinner rather than his death. Patient and generous in his mercy, he does not give in to human impatience but is willing to wait a long time for our repentance.

St. Jerome

via Today’s Mass Readings and Homily.

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