Graced

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Definitions: (1) unmerited divine assistance given humans for their regeneration or sanctification; a virtue coming from God; exalted; (2) approval <in good graces>; (3) an inherited attractive trait or characteristic; (4) a benign attitude or attribute; dignified; honored

Music: “Amazing Grace” (1779)

Amazing Grace! How sweet the sound

“That saved a wretch like me.

“I once was lost, but now am found,

“Was blind, but now I see.”

— John Newton (1725-1807) Anglican Clergyman

Sayings:

There, but for the grace of God, go I.

De bonne grace (French): “With good grace

Symbol: alyssum flowers