stigmatist


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stig·ma·tist

 (stĭg′mə-tĭst)
n.
A stigmatic.

stigmatist

(ˈstɪɡmətɪst)
n
(Ecclesiastical Terms) theol a person who bears the stigmata or wounds similar to Christ's wounds
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Noun1.stigmatist - a person whose body is marked by religious stigmata (such as marks resembling the wounds of the crucified Christ)
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
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It's noteworthy that Jesus knew how to share no less than His divine power like the power to forgive sin or heal miraculously like the stigmatist Padre Pio did.
What is needed is a Beautiful Upsurge--Judith as international president of AA, or plunging back into the arms of mother church and becoming a stigmatist, or eloping with the Professors wife.
Francis of Assisi, the first known stigmatist, was someone deeply in love with Jesus Christ.
Rhoda Wise, laywoman from Canton, Ohio, said to be a stigmatist and healer
Emic analysis is obviously difficult to impossible; personal perspectives become lame suppositions when dealing with the special interiority of a young woman prone to cutting, and an evaluation of the integral possession of a medieval stigmatist is both ludicrous and unsound.