The kindness (h crhstoth). See Romans 2:4 for this very word used of God as here. His love toward man (h pilanqrwpia). "The philanthrophy of God our Saviour." Old word from pilanqrwpo, for love of mankind, in N.T. only here and Acts 28:2 . Appeared (epepanh). See Acts 2:11 and here as there the Incarnation of Christ. See 1 Timothy 1:1 for swthr with qeo (God).