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Definition of Providence

Providence
Providence Prov"i*dence, n. [L. providentia: cf. F. providence. See Provident, and cf. Prudence.] 1. The act of providing or preparing for future use or application; a making ready; preparation. Providence for war is the best prevention of it. --Bacon. 2. Foresight; care; especially, the foresight and care which God manifests for his creatures; hence, God himself, regarded as exercising a constant wise prescience. The world was all before them, where to choose Their place of rest, and Providence their guide. --Milton. 3. (Theol.) A manifestation of the care and superintendence which God exercises over his creatures; an event ordained by divine direction. He that hath a numerous family, and many to provide for, needs a greater providence of God. --Jer. Taylor.

Meaning of Providence from wikipedia

- Providence often refers to: Providentia, the divine personification of foresight in ancient Roman religion Divine providence, divinely ordained events...
- Providence is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Rhode Island. One of the oldest cities in the United States,[citation needed] it...
- The Eye of Providence (or the all-seeing eye of God) is a symbol that depicts an eye, often enclosed in a triangle and surrounded by rays of light or Glory...
- Block Island Sound; it also shares a small maritime border with New York. Providence is its capital and most populous city. Native Americans lived around Narragansett...
- In theology, Divine Providence, or simply Providence, is God's intervention in the Universe. The term Divine Providence (usually capitalized) is also...
- Donuts Center in Providence, Rhode Island. The Providence Bruins began operation for the start of the 1992–93 AHL season after Providence mayor Buddy Cianci...
- New Providence is the most populous island in The Bahamas, containing more than 70% of the total po****tion. It is the location of the national capital...
- Providence College is a private, Catholic university in Providence, Rhode Island, with a Spring 2021 enrollment of 4,128 undergraduate students and 688...
- Providence is a community in the Demerara-Mahaica Region of Guyana, on the east bank of the Demerara River, located at 6°46′0″N 58°10′0″W / 6.76667°N...
- Providence is a railroad station in Providence, Rhode Island, served by Amtrak and MBTA Commuter Rail. The station has four tracks and two island platforms...