they found their trust in divine providence to be a source of comfort
They thanked God for their preservation during their first year in Plymouth, where, as in Leiden's siege, half the community had died, leaving the survivors to hope for and depend on divine protection and providence .
For, while most life is fully dependent upon divine providence , we humans, because of our consciousness, have the potential to participate in the unfolding of each moment.
it was considered a duty to encourage providence
What roles does affliction, the suffering constrained by the sense of God's palpable absence, play in divine providence , according to Herbert's poetry?
Though he recognized the importance of luck, or providence as he usually called it, and opportunity, he saw his own political success as a product of his iron determination and fanatical belief in his mission.
Perhaps this is because he believes so much in divine providence and God's redemption in Christ, and he refuses to believe that God is capricious.
You are well co-ordinated just when providence favours your chances of progressing in your chosen endeavour.
In the past, we could leave that onerous responsibility to fate or providence , and then rail against them when it went wrong.
The government of the fastest growing city in Asia believes providence , not planning will help it manage growth.