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Synonyms for redemption

Synonyms for redemption

repayment of the principal amount of a debt or security at or before maturity (as when a corporation repurchases its own stock)

the act of purchasing back something previously sold

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No, no; hold, sir," says he; "though I would have her be baptized, by all means, for I must observe that Will Atkins, her husband, has indeed brought her, in a wonderful manner, to be willing to embrace a religious life, and has given her just ideas of the being of a God; of His power, justice, and mercy: yet I desire to know of him if he has said anything to her of Jesus Christ, and of the salvation of sinners; of the nature of faith in Him, and redemption by Him; of the Holy Spirit, the resurrection, the last judgment, and the future state.
In a word, he brought the poor woman to embrace the knowledge of Christ, and of redemption by Him, not with wonder and astonishment only, as she did the first notions of a God, but with joy and faith; with an affection, and a surprising degree of understanding, scarce to be imagined, much less to be expressed; and, at her own request, she was baptized.
Having given this pledge, which was rather a bold one, and not particularly easy of redemption, Kit lost no time in sallying forth, and taking measures for its immediate fulfilment.
John Massey found his calling in transforming the lives of young people when, as pastor of the Redemption Church of Christ, he was struggling to pay the tuition for his own children to attend Loudinville Christian School.
In affirming a district court decision, the Ninth Circuit concluded that payments in redemption of stock held by an employee stock ownership plan (ESOP) and used to make distributions to terminating ESOP participants, were deductible as dividends under Sec.
has called for the redemption of the Company's remaining outstanding 7 5/ 8% Series A convertible cumulative preferred stock on October 15, 2004, at a redemption price of $25.
In such circumstances, a CPA can recommend a stock redemption as a way to equalize the property settlement between spouses.
NYSE: REL) has called for redemption, on or about December 16, 1993, all of its public debt other than the Senior Reset Notes due 2000 of its Reliance Financial Services Corporation subsidiary.
AMC" or the "Company") announced today that it has called for redemption all of its outstanding Senior Floating Rate Notes due 2010 (CUSIP No.
302's requirements can avoid recharacterizing a stock redemption from a capital transaction to a dividend.
75 Convertible Exchangeable Preferred Stock, Series A (the "Preferred Stock"), at the redemption price of $25.
One such transaction is the redemption of stock by a corporation.
HOUSTON -- Hanover Compressor Company (NYSE:HC) announced today the call for redemption on February 28, 2007, of $29,897,000 aggregate principal amount of the Convertible Junior Subordinated Debentures Due 2029 (the "Debentures").
Typically, the parties have resolved the first issue by negotiating a stock transfer or stock redemption in their divorce agreement.
16 ~PRNewswire~ -- Oakwood Homes Corporation (NYSE: OH) announced today that it plans to call for redemption all of its 6 1~2 percent convertible subordinated debentures due 2012, of which approximately $26,800,000 aggregate principal amount are currently outstanding.