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Synonyms for exhortation

Synonyms for exhortation

a communication intended to urge or persuade the recipients to take some action

the act of exhorting

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The Skynses Their traffic Hunting Food Horses A horse- race Devotional feeling of the Skynses, Nez Perces and Flatheads Prayers Exhortations A preacher on horseback Effect of religion on the manners of the tribes A new light.
I should here observe to the reader, that a decree of the general assembly in this country is expressed by the word HNHLOAYN, which signifies an exhortation, as near as I can render it; for they have no conception how a rational creature can be compelled, but only advised, or exhorted; because no person can disobey reason, without giving up his claim to be a rational creature.
I spared him my exhortations and fruitless efforts at conversion too, for I saw it was all in vain: God might awaken that heart, supine and stupefied with self-indulgence, and remove the film of sensual darkness from his eyes, but I could not.
Various exhortations, or relations of experience, followed, and intermingled with the singing.
Having, naturally, an organization in which the morale was strongly predominant, together with a greater breadth and cultivation of mind than obtained among his companions, he was looked up to with great respect, as a sort of minister among them; and the simple, hearty, sincere style of his exhortations might have edified even better educated persons.
Now, as cruelty and injustice were two ideas of which Mr Allworthy could by no means support the consciousness a single moment, he sent for Tom, and after many kind and friendly exhortations, said, "I am convinced, my dear child, that my suspicions have wronged you; I am sorry that you have been so severely punished on this account.
Agatha listened with respect, her eyes sometimes filled with tears, which she endeavoured to wipe away unperceived; but I generally found that her countenance and tone were more cheerful after having listened to the exhortations of her father.
Urged by these exhortations and reproaches the poor governor made an attempt to advance, but fell to the ground with such a crash that he fancied he had broken himself all to pieces.
Viewers and show biz stars were moved by her felt exhortation for them to fight against endemic exploitation in the entertainment industry and equal opportunities and pay for women.
IN his pastoral exhortation for the Year of the Clergy and Consecrated Persons, Davao Archbishop and Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines President Most Reverend
VATICAN CITY -- The cardinal who heads the Vatican office responsible for interpreting the laws of the Catholic church affirmed in a new book that Pope Francis' apostolic exhortation Amoris Laetitia allows divorced and remarried persons to take Communion under certain circumstances.
Under these conceptions, Albayrak is inculcating exhortation awareness at Main Ganjmandi Road, Machli Bazar, Astabal Road and Sabzi Mandi for shopkeepers about daily cleanliness operation in their vicinity.
AMORIS LAETITIA, THE apostolic exhortation released by Pope Francis in April, has given rise to contradictory interpretations over its teaching on Communion for the divorced and remarried.
The exhortation will disappoint those who expected rules, in one direction or another, but it's exactly this mentality of rules that the pope wants to unhinge.
The overall themes of the commentary are exhortation, exhortation and duty, the hermeneutics of sacrifice, prescriptions and apurva, desire and contrary-to-duty obligations, and grammar and exegesis.