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Definition of the noun sainthood
What does sainthood mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: sainthoods
- saints collectively
- the status and dignity of a saint
Alternative definition of the noun sainthood
- the state of being a saint
- saints collectively
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Jesus Is Calling/Saved, Now What/Special Days by Pearl Nsiah-Kumi
and therefore sainthood is a calling. Paul writing to the church in Rome addressed them this way, “To all in Rome who areloved by Godand calledtobe saints.” Rom 1:1 The online dictionary defines Call as: 1) Making a request or demand, ...
Awake My Heart (2017)
Daily Devotional Meditations for the Year by J. Sidlow Baxter
Sainthood is the call of the New Testament to every Christian, as we see from the word, “all”, in our text. Positionally, in Christ, all Christian believers are “saints” (1 Cor. 1: 2; Eph. 1: 18, etc.); and what we all are positionally is meant to have its practical counterpart in saintly character and conduct. The meaning of the word “saint” is exactly the same as “sanctify”. True sainthood is Christian sanctification ...
by Robert N. Swanson
Medieval sainthood is a vast subject, so complex it defies complete analysis. Sainthood had varied functions, the saints themselves serving many purposes and ...
The Catholic Heritage (2002)
Martyrs, Ascetics, Pilgrims, Warriors, Mystics, Theologians, Artists, Humanists, Activists, Outsiders, and Saints by Lawrence S. Cunningham
A saint is also defined as anyone who enjoys the vision of God in eternity; in that sense sainthood is the designated end of the Christian life and the vocation to which all are called. At first blush those two meanings of the word "saint" seem a bit strange because the more popular reflex is to consider the saint one who has lived (or lives) in a way beyond the common experience of ordinary life. Our experience of saints—save on those rare grace-filled moments when we might actually ...
Readings in Louisiana Culture by Marcia G. Gaudet, James C. McDonald
More simply, sainthood is the state in which an individual, after death, is understood ...
by John Anthony McGuckin
Sainthood among the Orthodox is often the result of a popular devotion. The recognition by the church is a response to the evident grace of God. Today, glorification involves a formal service in which the ...
A Guide to Asking for Protection, Wealth, Happiness, and Everything Else! by Judika Illes
This informal process of conferring sainthood still exists in most religious and folk traditions. The exception is Christianity, which over the centuries has developed a complex bureaucratic system by which saints are officially acknowledged—or not. Thus unofficial saints either are Christian or derive from spiritual traditions whose devotees are heavily influenced by Christianity or perceive themselves as Christian even if the Church disapproves ...
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Many people genuinely do not want to be saints, and it is probable that some who achieve or aspire to sainthood have never felt much temptation to be human beings. (George Orwell)
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Scrabble value of S1A1I1N1T1H4O1O1D2
The value of this 9-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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