sacred scripture


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Synonyms for sacred scripture

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.
The spirit of lectio divina should shape our response to the Lord in the other occasions in which we read the sacred scriptures, whether it be in Bible study (exegesis), or in private reading of the Bible, or in reading the Bible in preparation for teaching or preaching, or in liturgical reading.
Chapter 5, Sacred Scripture in the Church (Selections)
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.
The Holy Quran is a sacred scripture and its burning would have offended billions of people worldwide.
In 2002, he completed a second master's degree in Sacred Scripture from St.
May our encounter today inspire in us a renewed love for the canon of sacred scripture and a desire to overcome all obstacles to the reconciliation of Christians and Jews in mutual respect and co-operation," he said.
Because believing Muslims revere the Koran as sacred scripture containing the very words of God, it is not unreasonable to expect that professed Muslims should take these words to heart.
As Brown states frequently, this is not a book about comparative religion, but of comparative encounters with sacred scripture.
As the Second Vatican Council's Constitution on Divine Revelation, Dei Verburn, points out, because God speaks in scripture through human beings, "the interpreter of sacred scripture.
For a complete break between the church and the synagogue contradicts sacred Scripture.
The Holy Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji is the sacred scripture of the Sikhs and is respected as an eternal living guru (teacher) of all the Sikhs.