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Google previewWorship by the Book (2010)

by Rev. Mark Ashton, R. Kent Hughes, Timothy Keller

Jonathan Edwards's treatise The Religious Affections is a brilliant exposition and application of 1 Peter 1:8: “ Though you have not seen him, you love him; and even though you do not see him now, ...

Google previewPlato's Utopia Recast (2002)

His Later Ethics and Politics by Christopher Bobonich

Simply having sensory affections is a passive state of ...

Google previewGreen's encyclopedia and dictionary of medicine and surgery (1907)

by John William Ballantyne

See Stomach, Surgical Affections (Operations). Gastroplasty. — An operation performed ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Practical Materia Medica (1902)

by John Henry Clarke

Bladder, affections of. Bone, nodes on. Brain, affections of. Breath, sour. Carriage -sickness. Catarrh. Clavus. Cold. Colic. Constipation. Convulsions. Cough. Cramp. Delirium. Diarrhoea. Dysentery. Dyspepsia. Emissions. Epilepsy. Erotomania.

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature (1853)


When any particular theory is propounded, by which the results of the benevolent affections are traced to some remote interested principle, a refutation of the theory is readily suggested by a consideration of the common characteristic ...

Google previewDictionary of Early American Philosophers (2012)

by John R. Shook

Edwards's most consequential conclusion was that true religion is rooted in the affections, specifically in a delight in God's ontological and moral beauty. Affections indicate one's pleasure or displeasure with a particular object, and thus are ...

Google previewBiographical Dictionary of Christian Theologians (2000)

by Patrick W. Carey, Joseph T. Lienhard

A Treatise Concerning Religious Affections (1746) was Edwards' attempt to defend religious revivals and appeals to religious affections against the Arminian (Edwards' loosely defined designation for almost anyone who disagreed with the ...

Google previewThe Oxford Encyclopedia of American Cultural and Intellectual History (2013)

by Joan Shelley Rubin, Paul S. Boyer, Professor Scott E. Casper

Affections. Affections, in direct contrast to passions, were generally understood as arising from without and frequently regarded as being divine in origin. Many ministers described religious affections as a crucial facet of Christian conversion.

Google previewThe British Encyclopedia, Or Dictionary of Arts and Sciences (1809)

Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge : Illustrated with Upwards of 150 Elegant Engravings. N - R by William Nicholson

Take the strongest case, suppose the filial and parental affections to be annihilated, (and it is absurd to...

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

The affections sometimes succeed to passions and emotions, because these may have been excited by something that becomes permanently interesting; or they may be gradually inspired, by a deliberate attention to the good or bad qualities ...

Google previewAmerican Philosophy: An Encyclopedia (2008)

by John Lachs, Robert B. Talisse

had raiseda similar questionabout the ''religious affections'' ( in a treatise that hasoftenbeen compared with James's own Varieties of Religious ...

Google previewTheological Dictionary (1826)

by Charles Buck

The affections, as they respect religion, deserve in this place a little attention. They may be defined to be the “yigorous and sensible exercises of the inclination and will of the soul towards religious objects. ”.

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Most affections are habits or duties we lack the courage to end. (Henri de Montherlant)
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Scrabble value of A1F4F4E1C3T1I1O1N1S1

The value of this 10-letter word is 18 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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