On the justice of God we cannot compare it to the sort of justice humans receive normally, which is an equal exchange, “give and take”, because God needs to receive nothing. If two humans exchange money due for a cool, crisp, and refreshing beverage, this is justice. However, it is necessary for God to confer on things that which is due, like truth to knowledge. Since all truth is found in God, it is Gods will to place truth on knowledge as fit. In this, because God confers the goodness to increase perfection of a thing, correcting some defect, it is a manifest of his mercy. Therefore, it should be expressly said that mercy and justice belong to God. As we know, He is His essence and His essence is an eminence to the entire world. As such, by being pure act, and pure love, and perfect, all He does is guild of mercy and justice.
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