devotion


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deep and ardent affection

the condition of being closely tied to another by affection or faith

a state of often extreme religious ardour

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I have time, and as you are here, as you have assured me of your devotion, as you have allowed me to hope for your love, as we are alone "
The lady in black was reading her morning devotions on the porch of a neighboring bathhouse.
As devotees of the Black Nazarene braved the huge crowd and the dangers of the procession in Quiapo, Manila, devotion to the religious icon continued to grow in Naga City, which held its version of the 'Traslacion.
21) In the process of lectio, to read is to hear and to comprehend is to receive: Jean Leclercq explains that, in lectio, "legere means at the same time audire" (22) And, as Laura Sterponi observes, the practice of lectio divina "is not an end in itself but a fundamental part of the overarching process of spiritual formation and devotion.
Loyal: 38 Inspiring Tales of Bravery, Heroism, and the Devotion of Dogs
working hard with dedication, honesty and full devotion for making disease free district and all the stake holders including Health Department have to work with a spirit of professionalism and devotion, he added.
The Abuja devotion, that was initially inked in 2009 and renewed in 2011, is an accountability tool made to guarantee governors keep their part of the bargain for complete removal of polio in Nigeria.
You quickly understand why Mommy Time has ninety devotions (instead of the usual three hundred sixty-five) and why each devotion is only a few pages in length.
Private and Domestic Devotion in Early Modern Britain, Farnham (Surrey): Ashgate, 2012.
The study examines the forces that encourage people to enter, stay in, and leave their work, and charts the manifestations of occupational devotion in history, religion, work, and leisure.
Devotion to the Sacred Heart is one of most widespread in the Church.
Jude; the Stations of the Cross Devotion during the Lenten Season, the recitation of the Holy Rosary, veneration of the Scapular and the miraculous medal, adoration of the Blessed Sacrament and many other pious practices.
Chapters provide a devotion for each day that includes a key Scripture verse, a devotional reading, and a suggested prayer.
One of the quartet, a maiden, appeared a forlorn hope, and the Aidan O'Brien-trained Devotion looked the clear pick of three previous winners.
23 -- An artistic show of devotion through 75 brilliant works of art by 45 artists is on display in the national Capital.