Throughout the Bible “faith” coupled with God’s “grace” is essential for salvation. The I in TULIP stands for irresistible “grace”, what role does “faith” hold in Calvinism and why is it isolated from "grace"?
Here are some scriptures with "faith" coupled with "grace/love":
Galatians 5:6 For in Jesus Christ neither circumcision availeth any thing, nor uncircumcision; but faith which worketh by love. Galatians 5:22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love
Ephesians 3:17 That Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith; that ye, being rooted and grounded in love,
Ephesians 6:23 Peace [be] to the brethren, and love with faith, from God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
1 Thessalonians 1:3 Remembering without ceasing your work of faith, and labour of love, and patience of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ, in the sight of God and our Father;
2 Timothy 1:13 Hold fast the form of sound words, which thou hast heard of me, in faith and love which is in Christ Jesus.
Romans 4:16 Therefore [it is] of faith, that [it might be] by grace…
Romans 5:2 …we have access by faith into this grace wherein we stand, and rejoice in hope of the glory of God
Romans 12:6 Having then gifts differing according to the grace that is given to us…according to the proportion of faith
Ephesians 2:8 For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: [it is] the gift of God
1 Timothy 1:14 And the grace of our Lord was exceeding abundant with faith and love which is in Christ Jesus
Romans 5:5 And hope maketh not ashamed; because the love of God is shed abroad in our hearts by the Holy Ghost which is given unto us
John 3:16 For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life1 John 4:11 Beloved, if God so loved us, we ought also to love one another