20 terms

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religion
a strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny
absolute
not limited by law
worship
the activity of worshipping
marvel
express astonishment or surprise about something
moral
the significance of a story or event
reveal
make clear and visible
scripture
any writing that is regarded as sacred by a religious group
angel
spiritual being attendant upon God, a messenger
prophet
someone who speaks by divine inspiration
steeple
a tall tower rising from the roof of a building, usually a church
prayer
earnest or urgent request
believer
a person who has religious faith
miracle
a marvellous event manifesting a supernatural act of God
beyond
on the farther side from the observer
sermon
an address of a religious nature (usually delivered during a church service)
faithful
any loyal and steadfast following
temple
(Judaism) the place of worship for a Jewish congregation
praise
an expression of approval and commendation
heaven
the abode of God and the angels
priest
a clergyman in some Christian churches who has the authority to perform or administer various religious rites