godliness godliness

Definition(s):

  • (n) piety by virtue of being a godly person

Usage(s):

  1. Cleanliness, he believed, was godliness.
  2. Cleanliness is next to godliness.
  3. If cleanliness is next to godliness then Tokyo is a lot closer to heaven than you think.

News

  • Bible study kicks off with missionary program

    WATERMAN – Women of the Word, an interdenominational Bible study, will kick off its 15th year with a Growing in Godliness program at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, at Waterman Presbyterian Church, 250 N. Cedar St. in Waterman.
    on August 13, 2013     Source: The MidWeek

Quotes

  1. "Where is the godliness? Don't listen to what they say .......... One cannot tell the difference between a bishop and a layman anymore. Some of them have sworn to celibacy but they sleep around," Mugabe told supporters on July 7.
    on Jul 16, 2007 By: Robert Mugabe Source: Forbes

  2. Jesus' apostle Paul writes: "Requests, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving [should] be made for everyone - for kings and all those in authority, that we may live peaceful and quiet lives in all godliness and holiness. This is good, and pleases...
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: the Apostle Paul Source: Bradenton Herald

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