Holy Bible


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Holy Bible

n
(Bible) another name for Bible

Bi•ble

(ˈbaɪ bəl)

n.
1. the collection of sacred writings of the Christian religion, comprising the Old and New Testaments.
2. Also called Hebrew Scriptures. the collection of sacred writings of the Jewish religion: known to Christians as the Old Testament.
3. (often l.c.) the sacred writings of any religion.
4. (l.c.) a reference publication esteemed for its usefulness and authority: a bird-watchers' bible.
[1300–50; Middle English < Old French < Medieval Latin biblia (feminine singular) < Greek, in tà biblía tà hagía the holy books; biblíon, byblíon papyrus roll, derivative of býblos papyrus, after Býblos, a Phoenician port from where papyrus was exported]
Translations

Holy Bible

n the Holy Biblela Sacra Bibbia
References in classic literature ?
Its panelled front was in the likeness of a ship's bluff bows, and the Holy Bible rested on the projecting piece of scroll work, fashioned after a ship's fiddle-headed beak.
The holy Bible is not more true, and that is the truest thing in nature.
Some of the implications of the opening passage of the Holy Bible are:
Senator Manny Pacquiao, the bill's author and sponsor, said the bill is a call for all Christians to 'unite altogether and celebrate the Holy Bible as the cradle of human faith.
Tickets are on sale now for the world premiere of the 65-minute film - a document of the band's performances on their 2014-2015 tour which saw the group play their third album, The Holy Bible, in its entirety to mark the album's 20th anniversary.
The value of the Holy Bible as the only reliable guide for the many problems people now face will be stressed through exciting talks, dramatised Bible readings and presentations, and even two live theatrical performances, he said.
Frey has continued to write, and his newest book, "The Final Testament of the Holy Bible," is scheduled to be released next month.
LAHORE -- Minister of State for Minorities Affairs Akram Masih Gill Sunday said the Christian community could not even think of blasphemy as it respected Holy Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (SAW) and the Holy Quran like it respected the Holy Bible and Hazrat Isa (AS).
com)-- Rembrandt Hotel donated the Holy Bible and New Testament Bible to the Mother of Perpetual Help Church at Klongjan, Bangkok Thailand on Wednesday February 20th 2013.
The society will help the country in the dissemination and translation of Holy Bible and scriptures into South Sudanese local languages.
Britain is a Christian country and the church is against the gay marriages from what is taught in the Holy Bible.
The Holy Bible has been translated many times throughout history, and in a span of two thousand years, language has changed often.