Day of Judgment

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Day of Judgment (New Testament) day at the end of time following Armageddon when God will decree the fates of all individual humans according to the good and evil of their earthly lives
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Quotations

  • Walter Kaufmann
    Walter Kaufmann
    “Rabbi Zusya said that on the Day of Judgment, God would ask him, not why he had not been Moses, but why he had not been Zusya.”
  • Felix Frankfurter
    Felix Frankfurter
    “Judicial judgment must take deep account of the day before yesterday in order that yesterday may not paralyze today.”

Usage

In literature:

I must get that out before the day of judgment, if I can.
"Hortus Inclusus" by John Ruskin
The great day of the nation's judgment has come, and who shall be able to stand?
"Masterpieces of Negro Eloquence" by Various
But I say unto you, It shall be more tolerable for Tyre and Sidon at the day of judgment, than for you.
"Jesus the Christ" by James Edward Talmage
These are the days of relative judgments and the classical economy, like all else, must be viewed in the light of time and circumstance.
"The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice" by Stephen Leacock
The second part opens with an orchestral symphony which heralds the signs and portents of the Day of Judgment in graphic style.
"The Standard Oratorios" by George P. Upton
The Day of Judgment shall ask you no questions.
"The Blot on the Kaiser's 'Scutcheon" by Newell Dwight Hillis
The Day of Judgment has already come upon me!
"The Continental Monthly, Vol. 6, No 3, September 1864" by Various
It was only in the year 1849 that the front was ornamented with statues representing the day of judgment.
"Historical Sketch of the Cathedral of Strasburg" by Anonymous
But all this cannot blot out one letter in the eternal register of accusations to be brought against him at the day of judgment.
"Archibald Hughson" by W.H.G. Kingston
Preachers proclaimed that the Day of Judgment was at hand.
"Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Volume 11 (of 14)" by Elbert Hubbard
Any one could trust Bob until the Day of Judgment.
"Walter and the Wireless" by Sara Ware Bassett
I received a telegram, for instance, the day after the accident, which merely entered up judgment on the verdict of the day before.
"Aladdin & Co." by Herbert Quick
But for this he might wait until the day of judgment.
"Peter the Priest" by Mór Jókai
The next day Evariste had to give judgment on the fate of a poor woman, the widow Meyrion.
"The Gods are Athirst" by Anatole France
You may stay until the day of judgment, then, by the Lord Harry.
"The Comedies of William Congreve Volume 1 [of 2]" by William Congreve
It was the opinion that thunder was the voice of God, announcing the day of judgment.
"Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds" by Charles Mackay
If we adopt his views we attempt to sit in judgment on the men of that day.
"A Report of the Debates and Proceedings in the Secret Sessions of the Conference Convention" by Lucius Eugene Chittenden
His yell of fury sounded, as one who often heard it said, like the thunder of the judgment day.
"A Modern History, From the Time of Luther to the Fall of Napoleon" by John Lord
Beautiful Helga trembled at the look, and her memory returned with a power as if it had been the day of judgment.
"Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen" by Hans Christian Andersen
This is the real Day of Judgment.
"The Heart of Nature" by Francis Younghusband
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In poetry:

When at the judgment God shall call,
Where is thy brother? say,
What mean ye to the Judge of all
To answer on that day?
"What Mean Ye?" by Anonymous Americas
Wherefore of judgment I shall now
Inform you what I may,
That you may see what 'tis, and how
'Twill be with men that day.
"Of Judgement" by John Bunyan
Mine innocence shalt thou display,
And make thy judgments known,
Fair as the light of dawning day,
And glorious as the noon.
"Psalm 37 part 1" by Isaac Watts
But now, in outcry vast, that tune
Fades like some little star
Lost in an anguished judgment day
And scarlet flames of war.
"I Used To Wear A Gown Of Green" by Katherine Hale
Ye twinkling stars of milder light,
Though now ye gleam like sapphires bright,
Across you azure dome,
The day will dawn, that last dread day,
When from you heaven you'll fall away,
And man to Judgment come.
"Creation" by Mary Weston Fordham
Mother beloved, O sainted nun,
Disciple true of the Crucified One,
Thy teachings we keep for aye,
Till, our life’s brief course wrought out, we meet
At our Father’s glorious judgment-seat,
In realms of cloudless day!
"Tribute To The Memory Of The Rev. Sister The Nativity, Foundress Of The Convent Of Villa Maria" by Rosanna Eleanor Leprohon

In news:

That's what judgment day is for all of us.
The ban goes in place no later than 10 days after the entry of judgment, which happens at the judge's discretion but is expected soon.
A final day judgment for mankind is well-established tenet of several major religions.
You can decide whose judgment was worse in some of the parenting stories we've heard about in recent days.
Thousands of people around the country are preparing for Saturday, also known as Judgment Day , when believers expect they will be absorbed into heaven in a process known as Rapture.
On today's show: An unorganized fringe Christian movement says they have pinpointed the date of Judgment Day as May 21, 2011.
Members of Family Radio's "Project Caravan," who travel from city to city to warn of the impending judgment day , spread their word near the National Mall.
At the south end of Morena Boulevard, seen by many thousands of drivers and passengers on I-5 north, a full-sized billboard declares that May 21, 2011, is Judgment Day for Christians.
Enlarge Stephen Smith/ The News of Cumberland County Staff Photo by Cindy Hepner Edwin Ramos stands next to his RV, advertising Judgment Day May 21, 2011, sharing the message with everyone and anyone who will listen.
Thousands of people around the country are preparing for Saturday, also known as Judgment Day, when believers expect they will be absorbed into heaven in a process known as Rapture.
Maybe you've seen billboards in your area, suggesting that May 21, 2011, will mark the biblically prophesied Day of Judgment.
You can feel the wheels of justice relentlessly grinding toward a day of judgment in Patricio Guzmán's eloquent, meticulously structured documentary film "The Pinochet Case".
The state Department of Human Services will create a small committee to decide which former criminals will be allowed in day cares, instead of relying on the judgment of a single official.
5) The Resurrection and the Day of Judgment.
This Mother's Day, let's take stock of the culture of judgment that surrounds parenting.
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