Bible, Christian Bible, Book, Good Book, Holy Scripture, Holy Writ, Scripture, Word of God, Word(noun)
the sacred writings of the Christian religions
"he went to carry the Word to the heathen"
scripture, sacred scripture(noun)
any writing that is regarded as sacred by a religious group
the Hebrew Tanakh
the Old and New Testaments of the Christian Bible.
the Moslem Koran
the Poetic Edda
the religious text of a given religion
A sacred writing or book.
An authoritative statement.
Origin: From scriptura, from scriptum, the supine of scribo.
anything written; a writing; a document; an inscription
the books of the Old and the new Testament, or of either of them; the Bible; -- used by way of eminence or distinction, and chiefly in the plural
a passage from the Bible;; a text
Origin: [L. scriptura, fr. scribere, scriptum, to write: cf. OF. escripture, escriture, F. criture. See Scribe.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
skrip′tūr, n. sacred writing: the Bible: a writing: a deed: any sacred writing.—adj. Scrip′tural, contained in Scripture: according to Scripture: biblical: written.—ns. Scrip′turalism, literal adherence to the Scriptures; Scrip′turalist, a literalist in his obedience to the letter of Scripture, a student of Scripture.—adv. Scrip′turally.—ns. Scrip′turalness; Scrip′ture-read′er, an evangelist who reads the Bible in cottages, barracks, &c.; Scrip′turist, one versed in Scripture.—The Scriptures, the Bible. [L. scriptura—scribĕre, to write.]
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The numerical value of scripture in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of scripture in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Examples of scripture in a Sentence
The devil can cite Scripture for his purpose.
A dream is a scripture, and many scriptures are nothing but dreams.
Nobody ever outgrows Scripture the book widens and deepens with our years.
Is it that he stopped believing in scripture when he started believing Donald Trump.
The Scripture is a mirror to show us our sins; Christ's blood is a fountain to wash them away.
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