Religious language
Religious language may refer to:
Sacred language
A sacred language, "holy language" (in religious context), or liturgical language, is a language that is cultivated for religious reasons by people who speak another language in their daily life.
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Contemplata aliis tradere
Contemplata aliis tradere is a Latin phrase which translates into English as "to give to others the fruit of contemplation." Drawn from the writings of St. Thomas Aquinas, the phrase is often used to ...
Sola scriptura
Sola scriptura (Latin ablative, "by Scripture alone") is the Protestant Christian doctrine that the Bible is the supreme authority in all matters of doctrine and practice. Sola scriptura does not deny...
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Deus vult
Deus vult (Latin for "God wills it") was the cry of the people at the declaration of the First Crusade by Pope Urban II at the Council of Clermont in 1095. The phrase appears variously as Deus vult (C...
Covenant (religion)
The religious concept of a covenant is central to the Abrahamic religions and derived from the biblical covenants, notably the Abrahamic covenant. It is a formal alliance or agreement made by God with...
Vigil
A vigil, from the Latin vigilia meaning wakefulness (Greek: pannychis, παννυχίς or agrypnia ἀγρυπνία), is a period of purposeful sleeplessness, an occasion for devotional watching, or an observance. T...
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Nihil obstat
Nihil obstat (Latin for "nothing hinders" or "nothing stands in the way") is a declaration of no objection to an initiative or an appointment.Apart from this general sense, the phrase is used more par...
Ancilla Dei
The term handmaid of God is an expression found in patristic literature. For example the term was used as an address in letters by Augustine.In early Christian inscriptions the title ancilla Dei (Lati...
Verificationism
Verificationism was a movement in Western philosophy—in particular, analytic philosophy—that emerged in the 1920s by the efforts of a group of philosophers known as the logical positivists, who aimed ...
Beale M. Schmucker
Beale Melanchthon Schmucker (August 26, 1827 – October 15, 1888) was an American Lutheran leader, liturgical scholar and historian.
The Rev. Beale M. Schmucker, D.D. was born in Gettysburg, Penns...
Ex opere operato
Ex opere operato is a Latin phrase meaning "from the work worked" referring to the efficacy of the Sacraments deriving from the action of the Sacrament as opposed to the merits or holiness of the prie...
Mea culpa
Mea culpa is a Latin phrase that means "through my fault" and is an acknowledgement of having done wrong.Grammatically, meā culpā is in the ablative case, with an instrumental meaning.The phrase comes...
Sine populo
Sine populo (Latin for "without the people") is an expression that was used in the Roman Rite liturgy to describe a Mass celebrated by a priest without a congregation.
The revised edition of the R...
Menologium
Menologium (from the Greek μηνολόγιον menológion, from μήν mén "a month"; Latin menologium), also written menology, and menologe, is a service-book used in the Eastern Orthodox Church and those Easter...
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Sola gratia
Sola gratia is one of the Five solae propounded to summarise the Reformers' basic beliefs during the Protestant Reformation; it is a Latin term meaning grace alone. Protestant reformers believed that ...
Pontifex Maximus
The Pontifex Maximus (Latin, literally: "greatest pontiff") was the high priest of the College of Pontiffs (Collegium Pontificum) in ancient Rome. This was the most important position in the ancient R...
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Soli Deo gloria
Soli Deo gloria is a Latin term for Glory to God alone. It has been used by artists like Johann Sebastian Bach, George Frideric Handel and Christoph Graupner to signify that the work was produced for ...
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In persona Christi
In persona Christi is a Latin phrase meaning “in the person of Christ,” an important concept in Roman Catholicism and, in varying degrees, to other Christian traditions. A priest is In persona christi...
Revelation
In religion and theology, revelation is the revealing or disclosing of some form of truth or knowledge through communication with a deity or other supernatural entity or entities.Some religions have r...
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Coptic language
Coptic or Coptic Egyptian (Bohairic: ⲙⲉⲧⲣⲉⲙ̀ⲛⲭⲏⲙⲓ met.rem.ən.khēmi, Sahidic: ⲙⲛⲧⲣⲙⲛⲕⲏⲙⲉ mənt.rəm.ən.kēme, Greek: Μετ Ρεμνχημι Met Rem(e)nkhēmi) is the latest stage of the Egyptian language, a northern...
Coptic language - Wikipedia
Iyaric
Iyaric, Livalect, Dread-talk or I-talk is a created dialect of English in use among members of the Rastafari movement. African languages were lost among Africans when they were taken into captivity as...
Ave crux spes unica
Ave crux, spes unica is a Latin pious expression or motto meaning "Hail to the Cross, our only hope." The expression has a long history in Catholic piety and is motto occasionally used by bishops and...
Churching of women
In Christian tradition the Churching of Women is the ceremony wherein a blessing is given to mothers after recovery from childbirth. The ceremony includes thanksgiving for the woman's survival of chil...
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Urbi et Orbi
Urbi et Orbi ("to the City [of Rome] and to the World") denotes a papal address and Apostolic Blessing given to the City of Rome and to the entire world on certain occasions.
The Urbi et Orbi addr...
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Opinio tolerata
In Roman Catholic theology, Opinio tolerata refers to pious beliefs with a low degree of theological certainty, but which are tolerated by the Church. These are below the Sententia probabilis level an...
Mandaic language
Mandaic is the language of the Mandaean religion and community. Classical Mandaic is used by a section of the Mandaean community in liturgical rites. The modern descendent of Classical Mandaic, known ...