grace (n.)
means of salvation, divine favour
Cym I.ii.68[Innogen to Cymbeline] Past hope, and in despair, that way past grace
LLL I.i.150[Berowne to King] every man with his affects is born, / Not by might mastered, but by special grace
TC III.i.15[Servant to Pandarus] You are in the state of grace? [also: sense 2]
Tim II.ii.91[Apemantus to Page] Thou outrunnest grace
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