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Synonyms for prophetical

foretelling events as if by supernatural intervention


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He is Prophet, Priest, and King; and after his pattern, and in human measure, Holy Church has a triple office too; not the prophetical alone and in isolation .
Nor did the world end in 1931, as predicted by the Prophetical Society of Dallas.
Neale, A Prophetical Chart," Being a Concise Account of the Rise and Progress of the Powers Symbolized by the Image of the Beast of Daniel, and the Beast with Seven Heads and Ten Horns Contained in the Book of Revelations (London, 1856); Edward Hoare (with a Preface by E.
In the first section of the book Lily Briscoe is far from being the visionary artist whose prophetical "I have had my vision" (Woolf, To the Lighthouse, 209) accomplishes the symbolical trip to the Lighthouse and marks the end of the novel.
If other ages felt less, they saw more, even though they saw with the blind, prophetical, unsentimental eye of acceptance, which is to say, of faith.
I suggest that, in conjunction with volume 8 and the events of 1841, one read his Lectures on the Prophetical Office of the Church, viewed relatively to Romanism and popular Protestantism (although it was published in 1837).
However, as Burbandt himself admits, a geo-cultural context in which conflicts between too great millennial and prophetical traditions (Christianity and Islam) have been imported several centuries ago could hardly be interpreted in the same way as Cargo cults and culture change in Melanesia, unless the notion of Cargo cult is used in a 'loose analytical sense'.
Thus our own time, faithfully attentive to tradition and to the progress of theology and the sciences, will make its contribution of praise to her whom according to her own prophetical words, all generations will call blessed (cf.
Yet the Jewish prophetical tradition has always stressed the importance of working for and with the people.
There she affirms logos-inspired clarity over visceral emotion: "If other ages felt less, they saw more, even though they saw with the blind, prophetical, unsentimental eye of acceptance, which is to say, of faith.
The message of Isaiah 1 is timeless, though rooted in the history of Israel, and it conveys the general prophetic vision in microcosm; hence it was selected to head the prophetical books.
Discussing Isaiah and "the prophetical doctrine," Calvin observes that "none comprehend the mysteries of God save those to whom it is given" (I: 72).
Lumen Gentium goes on to state that the rest of us, the faithful, "are by Baptism made one body with Christ and are constituted among the People of God" and "sharers in the priestly, prophetical, and kingly functions of Christ.
As a resonant trans-cultural symbol with dual cultural currency, the Maori Jesus is a typically archetypal focal point for the prophetical critique and re-visioning of the later poetry (O'Sullivan, 6).
They treated us to the anthemic You Stole The Sun (From My Heart), the lyrically intriguing Empty Souls, the prophetical If You Tolerate This and crowd pleasing Design For Life before bounding off to mass hysteria.