weep


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Synonyms for weep

Synonyms for weep

to make inarticulate sounds of grief or pain, usually accompanied by tears

to flow or leak out or emit something slowly

to fall or let fall in drops of liquid

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Because for so long as one person weeps in sorrow, loneliness and despair, then there shall be those "peripheries" of the spirit that also call out to us for understanding and compassion.
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"I invite each one of you here to ask yourselves, have I learned how to weep, how to cry?
'Indeed if it does, which I very much doubt, I will weep for myself, I will weep for Amina and I will weep for Nigeria.'
What is happening with these damp-eyed fools is an outbreak of hysteria occasioned by their need to weep at their own unhappy lives.
Poet Ann Weems writes, "In the godforsaken, obscene, quicksand of life, there is a deafening alleluia rising from the souls of those who weep and those who weep with those who weep.
As for the comment, "Doesn't she know that God doesn't 'hope' or 'weep?'"--Mr.
IN a tearful goodbye to his dad, Calum Best will read Mary Fry's inspirational bereavement poem Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep.
It is a circle enclosing a pierced cross and under its arms is the Greek word NIKA, meaning "victor." Across the top of the arms are the abbreviated names for "Jesus Christ"--"IC" and "XC." This station tells of Jesus saying to the weeping women of Jerusalem: "Daughters of Jerusalem, do not weep for me, but weep for yourselves and your children" (Luke 23: 28).
In John's gospel, it is Mary Magdalene who goes to the tomb, who is willing to simply sit by the grave and weep. She would have been there on Saturday if the Sabbath law had not forbidden it.
Weep not for me, for this I tell you and I tell you
Proclaim how we the church can now laugh with joy even as we weep knowing that it is on behalf of these, our brothers and sisters, that God raised Jesus from the dead and seated him in the heavenly places.
The firemen were amongst thousands who filed into London's Grosvenor Square Gardens yesterday, just across from the American Embassy, to sign the book of condolence and to weep for America.
I sit in the balcony and weep, overcome by the prayer and poetry of these faces from every walk of life, men and women and children of every shape and size and state of disrepair, a microcosm of the entire church itself walking slowly toward the symbol of a gaunt man's murder many years ago--to kiss it, touch it, remember him by it.