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Word: creed

Definition: system of religious or ethical belief


Sentences Containing 'creed'

"The Creed" debuted and peaked at #104 on the Billboard 200 chart for the week of March 13, 2004, and to date has spent a total of eight weeks there.
A soldier is above politics and should not believe in caste or creed," was another insight of this soldier.
According to Sayajirao Gaekwad it was built to commemorate the benefactors of his state irrespective of their race, caste or creed.
According to the Acts of the Apostles and Paul's Letter to the Galatians, he had contact with at least two of the named witnesses of the creed, James and Peter.
According to the NSCL Constitution, the objectives of the organization are as follows: Creed and Song.
Admissions are open to all persons of either sex and of whatsoever religion, race, creed or color who are academically qualified for admission to the courses of study offered by the college.
After the Nicene Creed the Registrar, confirms that a quorum is present and informs the Bishop.
An entry of the Liber Pontificalis, the one covering Pope Liberius, mentions Helena being a devout Christian and an adherent of the Nicene Creed.
Andrew Knowles is a graduate of the Glasgow School of Art and continues to work extensively with artists David Shrigley and Martin Creed.
But he was completely social in his outlook, in his passion for justice, in his desire for the self-realization of all people regardless of race, color or creed.
By selecting Theodore's writings as his pre-eminent textual source, Qiiore embarked upon a course of study that was to intermingle the deductive principles of Aristotle with Theodore's Dyophysite creed.
Caffyn did not vent his views in print, but in his preaching he avoided 'unrevealed sublimities,' and in conversation he owned his disagreement with material points in the Athanasian creed.
Christians who profess the Nicene Creed, which is the majority, believe that the "Kingdom of God" will be fully established at the Second Coming of Christ. Some other Christians claim that the Kingdom is a "spiritual Kingdom of Grace".
Each creed retained its ceremonies, and all participants pledged to cooperate with each other, and to invite each other to synods.
For this and other reasons, it is widely believed that this creed is of pre-Pauline origin.
Geza Vermes writes that the creed is "a tradition he has inherited from his seniors in the faith concerning the death, burial and resurrection of Jesus".
Hans Von Campenhausen and A. M. Hunter have separately stated that the creed text passes high standards of historicity and reliability of origin.
He blessed the divine child with all his heart and soul that he would establish the Vedanta creed and be a terror to the religiose and their false arguments.
He is also working on the follow up Ten album to Heresy and Creed.
His political creed was that 'as sure as a lobster turns red by boiling, a whig grows tory when long in power.
However, it becomes clear that Calvin had not intended to pass Stoic elements into Protestant theology, and in fact Calvin attacks the Stoic creed more often than he approves it.
In 1555, after the Lutheran creed was accepted the monastery was given some of its property back.
In 2004 it has more than 88 congregations and 133 house fellowships with 10,000 members and the denomination adheres to the Apostles Creed, Heidelberg Catechism and the Canons of Dort.
In addition to this, students from all strata of society, irrespective of caste, creed, community, religion and financial background are also given admission, based on merit.
In the film, Brown sings the song before Apollo Creed enters the boxing ring, in reference to the character's patriotism.
In the sanctuary are 18th-century panels with the Ten Commandments, the Lord's Prayer and the Creed.
It also featured the reforming of the Party Planning Committee after being broken up in "Moroccan Christmas", and briefly showed Creed's continual habit of using the women's bathroom as seen in "Women's Appreciation".
It is the central tenet of Christian faith and theology and part of the Nicene Creed: "On the third day he rose again in accordance with the Scriptures".
It must be so; yes, it's part of his creed, I suppose; well, then, let him rest; he'll get up sooner or later, no doubt.
It was a question of spirit of convictions and purpose, not a creed or birthplace.
It was initially founded by the Sisters of Mercy but has always treated patients without regard to class or creed.
Lastly, Leontius intimates that Theodore wrote a portion of a liturgy; "not content with drafting a new creed, he sought to impose upon the church a new Anaphora".
Luciferianism can be understood best as a belief system or intellectual creed that venerates the essential and inherent characteristics that are affixed and commonly given to Lucifer.
Luciferianism is often identified as an auxiliary creed or movement of Satanism, due to the common identification of Lucifer with Satan.
Now restored, the large colorful window features the Shield of the Holy Trinity at the top, displaying the Athanasian Creed in Latin.
NSCL Creed We, the members of the Senior Classical League, covenant to hand on the torch of classical civilization in the modern world.
Producer Creed Taylor worked with guitarist Wes Montgomery on three popular records.
San Marco is also a place which is used in several video games such as in Tekken, Assassin's Creed II and Venetica.
The 1970 Flow album has the distinction of being among the very first issued on the newly independent CTI Records label, founded by noted jazz producer Creed Taylor.
The Apostles Creed and the Westminster Confession are the offisial standards.
The church is said to contain the oldest known altar tablets, Decalogue, Lord's Prayer, and Apostles' Creed, in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
The creed also makes reference to appearances to unidentified individuals.
The creed's ultimate origins are within the Jerusalem apostolic community having been formalised and passed on within a few years of the resurrection.
The difference in social status, caste or creed does not come in the way of their friendship.
The First Mayor of the Gladstone Regional Council is George Creed, who was the Mayor of the Calliope Shire Council.
The only Protestant creed that retained its position was Lutheran Church, which was very strong among German-speaking residents of Royal Prussia.
Under Oliver Bowden, he has written four novels based on the "Assassin's Creed" series: ', ', ' and '.
Unsurpassed in sweetness and charm, and by a consistent strain of high moral purpose coming from his poetic creed, seeing the poet as a prophet.
``Doubtless, and we are not now inquiring into his creed, but his actions; in the name of the prefect of police, I ask you what you know of him.
``That is to say,''replied Villefort with hesitation,``that human nature being weak, every man, according to your creed, has committed faults.''

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