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postil

(ˈpɒstɪl)
n
1. (Bible) a commentary or marginal note, as in a Bible
2. (Ecclesiastical Terms) a homily or collection of homilies
vb, -tils, -tiling, -tiled, -tils, -tilling or -tilled
obsolete to annotate (a biblical passage)
[C15 (postille): from Old French postille from Medieval Latin postilla, perhaps from post illa (verba textus), after these words in the text, often the opening phrase of such an annotation]

Postil

 collection of homilies, 1566.

postil


Past participle: postiled/postilled
Gerund: postiling/postilling

Imperative
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Present
I postil
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we postil
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Preterite
I postiled/postilled
you postiled/postilled
he/she/it postiled/postilled
we postiled/postilled
you postiled/postilled
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Present Continuous
I am postiling/postilling
you are postiling/postilling
he/she/it is postiling/postilling
we are postiling/postilling
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Present Perfect
I have postiled/postilled
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we have postiled/postilled
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Past Continuous
I was postiling/postilling
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he/she/it was postiling/postilling
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Past Perfect
I had postiled/postilled
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Future
I will postil
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Future Perfect
I will have postiled/postilled
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Future Continuous
I will be postiling/postilling
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been postiling/postilling
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been postiling/postilling
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been postiling/postilling
you had been postiling/postilling
he/she/it had been postiling/postilling
we had been postiling/postilling
you had been postiling/postilling
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Conditional
I would postil
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he/she/it would postil
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Past Conditional
I would have postiled/postilled
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References in periodicals archive ?
For unless spiritual knowledge and the Spirit Himself speak through the preachers whom I do not wish hereby to limit, for the Spirit teaches better how to preach than all the postils and homilies, the final result will be that everyone preaches his own whims and instead of the Gospel and its exposition we shall again have sermons on blue ducks.
Robert Kolb examines Martin Chemnitz's postils concerning the role of good works and the Law in the life of the believer.
Olson, "Matthias Flacius Faces the Netherlands Revolt"; Scott Hendrix, "The Reform of Marriage in Calvin's Geneva"; Robert Kolb, "Preaching the Christian Life: Ethical Instruction in the Postils of Martin Chemnitz"; Jeannine E.