Patience is that calm and unruffled temper with which a good man bears the evils of life. We have set before us in the Scriptures the most powerful motives to excite us to the attainment of this grace:

(1) God is a God of patience (Ro 15:5).

(2) It is enjoined by the Gospel (Ro 12:12).

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(3) The present state of man renders the practice of it absolutely necessary (Heb 10:36).

(4) Eminent examples of it are presented for our encouragement (Job 1:22; Heb 12:2).

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(5) Lastly, we are to remember that all our trials.borne with patience will terminate in, triumph (Ro 2:7; Jas 5:7-8).

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See also the International Standard Bible Encyclopedia.

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