Judgment Day

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Judgment Day (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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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: The first movie to ever cost $100 million to make is Terminator 2: Judgment Day in 1991
    • Judgment day (Theol) the last day, or period when final judgment will be pronounced on the subjects of God's moral government.
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Quotations

  • The Talmud
    The Talmud
    “A person will be called to account on Judgment Day for every permissible thing he might have enjoyed but did not.”
  • Jim Rohn
    Jim%20Rohn
    “Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.”
  • Jim Rohn
    Jim%20Rohn
    “Failure is simply a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.”
  • Albert Camus
    Albert%20Camus
    “There's no need to hang about waiting for the last judgment. It takes place every day.”
  • 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.”
  • William Shakespeare
    William%20Shakespeare
    “My salad days, when I was green in judgment.”

Usage

In literature:

And I aver that, to this day, I have done no official act in mere deference to my abstract judgment and feeling on slavery.
"A Short Life of Abraham Lincoln" by John G. Nicolay
At this day, of course, one cannot pass judgment, and there is no reason why we should.
"An Essay Toward a History of Shakespeare in Norway" by Martin Brown Ruud
Ah, had it been the final Judgment Day, how many of us would have had our houses in order for the coming of the angel of the Lord?
"Through Forest and Fire" by Edward Ellis
The day of judgment, they declared, was at hand.
"Historical Tales, Vol 5 (of 15)" by Charles Morris
The day after to-morrow is now fixed by popular judgment for battle and attack.
"Ladysmith" by H. W. Nevinson
Blessed is the man that hath, on the wings of longing, soared towards God, the Lord of the Judgment Day.
"Epistle to the Son of the Wolf" by Bahá’u’lláh
The Trinity Don whom I have already quoted about Oscar's school-days sends me a rather severe critical judgment of him as a student.
"Oscar Wilde, Volume 1 (of 2)" by Frank Harris
I found out to-day that my judgment then was right.
"'Way Down East" by Joseph R. Grismer
A thunderstorm's not the Day of Judgment.
"The Black Cat" by John Todhunter
Yes, it was like on Judgment Day!
"Atlantis" by Gerhart Hauptmann
Ye shall be 'reserved in everlasting chains under darkness unto the judgment of the great day.
"Added Upon" by Nephi Anderson
The "fire," again, is the trial and judgment of the last day.
"Companion to the Bible" by E. P. Barrows
It had the pomp and majesty of the Day of Judgment itself.
"The Practice and Theory of Bolshevism" by Bertrand Russell
The trump of Judgment Day will be feeble compared to it.
"Hearts and Masks" by Harold MacGrath
The generosity of our judgments did not begin to-day.
"President Wilson's Addresses" by Woodrow Wilson
And he said to himself, jestingly enough, why should not the judgment-day dawn now, on Easter-morn?
"An Introduction to the Study of Browning" by Arthur Symons
Even to-day his judgment in business matters is wonderfully sound.
"David Harum" by Edward Noyes Westcott
Think of the reckoning that shall be made Between thy heart and mine at Judgment Day.
"Hindustani Lyrics" by Various
Listen to his words: the day or the hour knoweth no man; and are you ready to face the judgment-seat of Christ?
"John Ward, Preacher" by Margaret Deland
There is nothing more desirable in these days than sane, poised judgment, a sound mind.
"Quiet Talks on Following the Christ" by S. D. Gordon
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In poetry:

'But why did your tears soak through the clay,
And why did your sobs wake me where I lay?
I was away, far enough away:
Let me sleep now till the Judgment Day.'
"The Poor Ghost" by Christina Georgina Rossetti
Alas! my sisters, I can only pray,
May God forgive you on the judgment-day;
"Where is thy brother, where?" the Master saith,
And you, like Cain, must answer for his death.
""Where Is Thy Brother?"" by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Yes ! yes ! 'tis the wailing voice of woe
That pours its dirge to the midnight gloom ;
Yes ! yes ! 'tis a spirit shall howling go
'Till the judgment day shall seal its doom.
"The Murderer" by Laura Sophia Temple
Sweet, love me till I die, I shall not know
When I am dead though Love should pass away.
So love me till I die, and my closed eyes
Will keep your image till the judgment day.
"Tristan Wounded" by Ethel Clifford
"Her cry is ever in my ear,
And it will not let me pray;
Her look I see her voice I hear As when in death she lay,
And said, 'With me thou must appear
On God's great Judgment-day!'"
"The Slave Dealer" by Thomas Pringle
"Who art Thou, Lord?" he falters forth:-
So shall Sin ask of heaven and earth
At the last awful day.
"When did we see Thee suffering nigh,
And passed Thee with unheeding eye?
Great God of judgment, say!"
"The Conversion Of St. Paul" by John Keble

In news:

Judgment day coming real soon for Cubs youngsters.
Judgment Day Draws Nigh for Obamacare.
Harold Camping's rapture: Friday, October 21 is Judgment Day (probably).
World will "probably" end October 21, 2011, says radio host and preacher Harold Camping, who has twice wrongly predicted Judgment Day .
Harold Camping says Judgment Day will occur Oct 21 (for real this time).
Casey Anthony: Judgment Day - "48 Hours" takes you inside one of the most dramatic murder trials in recent memory.
Radio host now says Judgment Day coming in October.
Judgment Day May 21 has been postponed till October.
Judgment day is Oct 21.
' Judgment Day ' May 21 comes, goes with no earthquakes in New Zealand, but believers are still hopeful.
Enlarge Jean-Pierre Mestanza/The Jersey Journal A truck on Bergenline Avenue in West New York advertises Judgment Day , May 21, 2011.
Two days until judgment day , the rapture.
Do his numbers add up for a judgment day this weekend.
" Judgment Day May 21" debate is nearly over.
Group says Judgment Day is here, or near.
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