atonement

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Synonyms for atonement

Synonyms for atonement

the act of atoning for sin or wrongdoing (especially appeasing a deity)

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A great way for Muslims to worship for the first ten days of mercy is to reciteDu'as (supplications) andDhikr(remembrance) invoking God's mercy.
As Francis has described in homilies throughout his papacy, God's mercy isn't simply pity or forgiveness after we've done wrong.
Jesus' birth brought near God's mercy to the little ones, even as his beatitudes and parables resound with merciful promises.
For Sadra, both questions are answered in the affirmative for two reasons: first, because the Perfect Man is able to worship God according the nature of the manifest Essence or all-comprehensive name Allah; and second, because of the nature of God's mercy, Sadra thinks that all creatures, regardless of the 'God created in their beliefs,' are guided on a straight path in one way or another.
God's mercy can make even the driest land become a garden, can restore life to dry bones (cf.
The MFA also condemned the attack in Iraq and said "We strongly condemn these attacks and wish God's mercy upon those killed, and offer condolences to the families of the victims, and wish speedy recovery to those wounded.
What they want is to see God's mercy and his compassion.
Throughout her career Christine has been committed to spreading the message that our loved ones survive death, are still a part of our lives, and through God's mercy they do communicate with us in many different ways.
We strongly condemn this terror incident that targeted Pakistan's stability and wish God's mercy to those who died and speedy recovery to those wounded and we offer condolences to the families of the victims, the MFA said.
Praying for God's mercy on the deceased and for comfort and growth in faith for the survivors.
Jordan Constitution Amendments 2011 "Members of the Royal Committee on Constitutional Review, Ladies and gentlemen, Peace, God's mercy and blessings be upon you, Blessed be the souls of the noble Jordanians and the father of the Constitution, His Majesty the late King Talal, who wrote our great Constitution.
As in other faiths, fasting is used to increase spirituality, discipline, and consciousness of God's mercy," President Obama said in a statement.
He said: "Since I received the gift of God's mercy and grace I've gradually realised how much God has been preparing me to serve his people.
When we humbly seek God's mercy He will write across our charge sheet "Paid in full by My Son".
Faber wrote: "There's a wideness in God's mercy, like the wideness of the sea; There's a kindness in His justice, which is more than liberty.