sacred scripture

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any writing that is regarded as sacred by a religious group

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2, ad 1; as opposed to things in the imagination alone (Martin, Sacred Scripture, 265).
Paolo Antonio Foscarini, a Carmelite friar, had published a book in 1615 arguing that the earth's motion was compatible with sacred scripture.
Chalmers does an admirable job of focusing on the idea of conscience in the context of classical culture, including medieval investigations on conscience, sacred scripture, issues of nature and the function of the conscience, conscience and virtue, and the call to holiness.
One of the most powerful ways that we encounter him is through the words of sacred scripture.
Priests and religious who have studied Sacred Scripture would understand the text, but not the laity.
1) The renewal of moral theology is characterized by the use of Sacred Scripture, the understanding of the nature of Christian ethics as Christocentric, the relevance of history in moral theology, the integral nature of human activity, and the natural moral law, among other characteristics.
And she took inspiration from the Gita to serve the American nation when she placed her hands on the sacred scripture last January 3.
The teaching of Sacred Scripture and of the Catechism of the Catholic Church make it clear that all persons are created in the image and likeness of God and have inviolable dignity," said Avila in his resignation statement, which specified that his column did not represent the position of the USCCB.
Sacred scripture and Catholic tradition teach that fasting and abstinence is a great help to avoid sin and all that leads to it.
Nevada (US), July 21 (ANI): Although DreamWorks Animation SKG has renamed the working title of their 'Monkeys' film and announced Kevin Lima as its director, the Hindus are still concerned on how Hollywood will handle their sacred scripture Ramayana, which is said to be the inspiration behind it.
In a written statement signed among others by All India Muslim Majlis-e Mushawarat President Syed Shahabuddin, Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen chief Asaduddin Owaisi and Milli Gazette Editor Zafarul Islam Khan, they said: "Desecration of any sacred scripture or vilification of any religious personality or attack on any religious place, anywhere in the world.
In 2002, he completed a second master's degree in Sacred Scripture from St.
Translating the sacred scripture of any religious tradition is never an easy task.
As Brown states frequently, this is not a book about comparative religion, but of comparative encounters with sacred scripture.
The venerable biblical tradition of sacred Scripture, known as the Old Testament, displays a series of divine appellations, among which is the sacred name of God revealed in a Tetragrammaton YHWH -- hwhw," the message said.