Then they repeat the "Let us adore," the Lord's Prayer, and read the Gospel (J ohn i.
Lon and the others adore him.
Let them therefore not adore the cross.
The Christ is an elect one, who, as the Cathars (q.v.) put it, having been consoled or become a Paraclete in the flesh, stands in prayer with his hands outspread in the form of a cross, while the congregation of hearers or audientes adore the Christ in him.
Let them therefore not adore a cross of gold or silver or bronze or stone.
Masjid, sajada, to adore), the house of prayer in the FIG.
The elder takes the Gospel off the white cloth, where it has lain all through the ceremony, and places it on the postulant's head, and the other good men present place their right hands on his head; they shall say the parcias (spare), and thrice the "Let us adore the Father and Son and Holy Spirit," and then pray thus: "Holy Father, welcome thy servant in thy justice and send upon him thy grace and thy holy spirit."
They maintain that they can adore Him at any time and at any place, provided that the time and the place are calculated to compose and direct the mind towards Him.
The chief upholders of images, the patriarch Germanus, George of Cyprus and John of Damascus, were anathematized, and Christians forbidden to adore or make images or even to hide them.
28 we have such a passage as the following:" They also that adore the fire, the burning, by this they themselves recognize that their end shall be in fire.
" And almost all the Samaritans," he goes on to say, " and a few among the other nations, acknowledge and adore him as the first God.
The Hindus, like the pagans of antiquity, adore natural objects and forces - a mountain, a river or an animal.
The Parsis adore fire as the visible expression of Ahura-Mazda, the eternal principle of light and righteousness; the Brahmans worship it as divine and omniscient.'
But, on the other hand, he takes absolutely no interest in dogmatic subtleties and clerical disputes; he regards them as the source of great evils, and expresses his craving for peace: "one ought to adore the ineffable mystery in silence."
Ritualists now keep unconfirmed children in church during the entire rite, through ignorance of ancient usage, in order that they may learn to adore the consecrated elements.
The statute De haeretico comburendo had just been introduced for the purpose of stamping out heresy, but it had not become law when Sawtrey was summoned to St Paul's and was charged with denying transubstantiation, with refusing to adore the cross except as a symbol, and with six other heresies.
(io) Christ, although he was crucified for us, yet did not command us to adore the cross, as the Gospel testifies.
With the virtuous life was further to be conjoined a humble disposition to adore the Creator, avoiding all factitious forms of worship as worse than useless.
Their use was declared to be this, that they taught the ignorant through the eye what they should adore with the mind; they are not themselves to be adored.
"Countess, I have done w'ong," Denisov went on in an unsteady voice, "but believe me, I so adore your daughter and all your family that I would give my life twice over..."
Some of them, who denied that they had ever been Christians, had consented to pray to the gods, to adore the image of the emperor, and to blaspheme Christ; these he had dismissed.
"You know, I adore little girls, they lose their heads at once," pursued Anatole.