godhead godhead  /ˈɡɑd ˌhɛd/

Definition(s):

  • (n) terms referring to the Judeo-Christian God

Usage(s):

  1. His memories are not those of a distant godhead but of his youth in Nazareth.
  2. He deprives her of her godhead, causes her to fall into a magic sleep.
  3. It may be simply that people make gods of selected celebrities and that Diana had to die to achieve godhead.

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Quotes

  1. "I think you just have to look at him as a human being, as a character and not worry too much about the fact he's a godhead," he says of Lennon, who he plays from the height of Beatlemania to meeting Yoko and leaving the UK for New York in 1971.
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Christopher Eccleston Source: Sunday Mercury

  2. "In order to know man, authentic man, man in his fullness, one must know God", said Pope Paul VI, and he went on to quote Saint Catherine of Siena, who, in prayer, expressed the same idea: "In your nature, O eternal Godhead, I shall know my...
    on Feb 25, 2009 By: Pope Paul VI Source: Catholic Sentinel

  3. Paul said it best; "Forasmuch then as we are the offspring of God, we ought not to think that the Godhead is like unto gold, or silver, or stone, graven by art and man's device. And the times of this ignorance God winked at; but now commandeth all...
    on Mar 17, 2010 By: the Apostle Paul Source: RenewAmerica

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