Definitions for preaching

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word preaching

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sermon, discourse, preaching(noun)

    an address of a religious nature (usually delivered during a church service)

  2. sermon, preaching(noun)

    a moralistic rebuke

    "your preaching is wasted on him"

Wiktionary

  1. preaching(Noun)

    The act of delivering a sermon or similar moral instruction

Webster Dictionary

  1. Preaching

    of Preach

  2. Preaching(noun)

    the act of delivering a religious discourse; the art of sermonizing; also, a sermon; a public religious discourse; serious, earnest advice

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of preaching in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of preaching in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.

  2. Eric Greggs:

    I was struck with a heavy heart, i got off the phone and told my wife, `I don't even feel like preaching anymore.

  3. Mother Teresa:

    There should be less talk a preaching point is not a meeting point. What do you do then Take a broom and clean someone's house. That says enough.

  4. Charles Caleb Colton:

    The three great apostles of practical atheism, that make converts without persecuting, and retain them without preaching, are wealth, health, and power.

  5. Sadie Robertson:

    I mean, I just got out of the shower one day and I was in my pajamas laying in bed and I was like kind of preaching to myself, so I posted it, next thing I know I'm on 'Good Morning America' talking about it.

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