Berean

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Berean bē-rē′an one of an extinct Scottish sect of the 18th century, named from the people of Berea (Acts, xvii. 11, who derived all knowledge of God from the Bible, but differed little from ordinary Calvinists.
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Usage

In literature:

The Bereans, Acts 17:10-12.
"An Explanation of Luther's Small Catechism" by Joseph Stump
The Bereans, Acts 17:10-12.
"An Explanation of Luther's Small Catechism" by Joseph Stump
It is commended in the Bereans, Acts xvii.
"Christ The Way, The Truth, and The Life" by John Brown (of Wamphray)
BARCLAY, JOHN, leader of the sect of the Bereans (1734-1798).
"The Nuttall Encyclopaedia" by Edited by Rev. James Wood
Rivers who is now pastor of the Berean Baptist Church in Washington, D.C. Rev.
"The Journal of Negro History, Volume 5, 1920" by Various
I call upon you to be Bereans in architecture, as you are in religion, and to search into these things for yourselves.
"Lectures on Architecture and Painting" by John Ruskin
During his pastorate thirty members withdrew, and formed the Berean Baptist Church.
"The Journal of Negro History, Volume 7, 1922" by Various
The regular International Berean Lessons are taught, more in the analytical form, requiring simple analysis.
"Seven Graded Sunday Schools" by Various
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In news:

On Sunday, November 6th, the First Baptist Church of Reinbeck will host a concert by "The Messengers" from Berean Baptist Church in Pella, Iowa.
Berean Baptist Church, 474 Chapel St, will host an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast on Saturday, Nov 3, from 7 to 10 a.m.
The Berean Christian High football team was no match for host El Cerrito in a game between unbeaten teams in the Tri-County Athletic League Rock Division on Friday night.
Warrior volleyball earns split at Berean .
The Marion volleyball team went 1-1 at a triangular in Berean Tuesday, edging Inman (2-1) before losing to the home team (0-2).
Berean Christian Academy Fun Fair.
The Berean Christian Academy held its third annual Fun Fair on the school grounds, east of Monett, on Saturday, Sept 8.
Ethan Anderson scored on a 1-yard run with 31 seconds left in the fourth quarter and the host Berean Christian High football team went on to a 25-21 Tri-County Athletic League Rock Division win over St Mary's on Saturday.
Rivers of Life Christian routs Berean Christian.
Two now-deceased Bereans, one who died in the late 19th century and the other in 2006, have been named recipients of the city's Grindstone Heritage Award.
The financial services firm expanded its services and reach in Pennsylvania when it acquired the Philadelphia-based Berean Bank.
Berean Baptist Church would like to extend an invitation to you to join us for the upcoming Christmas events.
First Berean Baptist Church will open our clothes closet doors on Thursday and Friday, October 27-28th from 10am - 2pm.
The 3-0 Patriots routed Waterford Lakecrest Baptist 71-37 in the afternoon, then beat Adrian Berean 66-39 in the final.
Shawn was a welder and a member of Lincoln Berean Church.
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