evangelize evangelize  /ɪ ˈvæn dʒə ˌlaɪz/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) preach the gospel (to)
  2. (v) convert to Christianity

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. It could also reduce the impulse to evangelize, which is based on the premise that those who are not Christian are denied salvation.
  2. The faithful may feel compelled by their religion to actively evangelize wherever they can.
  3. The faithful may feel compelled by their religion to actively evangelize wherever they can.

News

  1. Pope’s Mass Draws 3 Million to Copacabana to End Youth Day

    Pope Francis celebrated Mass with 3 million people on Rio de Janeiro’s Copacabana beach and told his flock to set out together to evangelize.
    on July 28, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

  2. Brazil Greets Pope Francis Like a Rock Star

    Catholic leader wants church's youth to evangelize and work with the poor
    on July 26, 2013     Source: Time Magazine

Quotes

  1. Anderson concluded: "There is much good news for the Church in this survey, especially when we consider that 2 in 3 Catholic young people want to learn more about the faith. The Church has a great opportunity to evangelize, and has much to build on...
    on Feb 11, 2010 By: Carl Anderson Source: PR Newswire (press release)

  2. "This will certainly be the culmination of our efforts to re-evangelize Quebec," said Ouellet.
    on Oct 21, 2007 By: Marc Ouellet Source: Canada.com

  3. "Evangelizing is in fact the grace and vocation proper to the Church, her deepest identity. She exists in order to evangelize, that is to say, in order to preach and teach, to be the channel of the gift of grace, to reconcile sinners with God, and...
    on Oct 15, 2009 By: Pope John Paul II Source: Sioux City Catholic Globe

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