holiness holiness  /ˈhoʊ li nəs/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the quality of being holy

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • That subspecies of fundamentalism, the "holiness" church, lays such stress on goodness, consecration and sanctity that most Christians boggle at the thought of meeting the.

News

  1. The Dalai Lama: Women Are More Compassionate Leaders

    Whether you think his comments were sexist or not, his Holiness Tenzin Gyatso says the next Dalai Lama could be female. Here's why he thinks the fairer sex was born to lead. The Dalai Lama wants women to lead the world so much, he thinks his successor could even be female. "If the circumstances are such that a female Dalai Lama is more useful, then automatically a female Dalai Lama will come ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Inc Magazine

  2. Bishop Jones announces Georgia Diocese Assembly

    The 82nd annual Diocese Assembly of the Churches of the Living Inc. will convene Tuesday, June 18 through Sunday, June 23, 2013 at Williams Grove Holiness Church of the Living God. The church is located at 301 West Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. in Swainsboro. According to Bishop Bertha Jones, the
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Swainsboro Forest-Blade

Quotes

  1. "Your Holiness, you are welcome as an apostle of peace, in an age when a voice for peace is a much needed voice for us all," Mr Rudd said. "You are also welcome as a voice for the world's poor."
    on Jul 16, 2008 By: Kevin Rudd Source: The Canberra Times

  2. Kadeer added: "It is a common practice of the Chinese government to accuse me for any unrest in East Turkestan and His Holiness the Dalai Lama for any unrest in Tibet."
    on Jul 6, 2009 By: Rebiya Kadeer Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. 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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