New Church


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • New Church the church holding the doctrines taught by Emanuel Swedenborg. See Swedenborgian.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Columbia University is the second largest landowner in New York City, after the Catholic Church
    • New Church the Swedenborgian Church
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  • Vance Havner
    “The church is so subnormal that if it ever got back to the New Testament normal it would seem to people to be abnormal.”


Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. níwe, neówe; Ger. neu, Ir. nuadh, L. novus, Gr. neos.


In literature:

On the east side are the University of New York and a Lutheran Church.
"Lights and Shadows of New York Life" by James D. McCabe
Always, in the minds of the fathers of New France, Church was to be first; State, second.
"Canada: the Empire of the North" by Agnes C. Laut
On the day when the new church was to be consecrated, a great festival was held in the town.
"Legends of the Rhine" by Wilhelm Ruland
The church is hideous; the new hotel, the "Swan," might be at Balham; but the old part of the town is perfect.
"Highways & Byways in Sussex" by E.V. Lucas
The regular practice, when a wholly new church was to be built, was to commence at the east end.
"Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Ely" by W. D. Sweeting
In 1844 a portion of this was transferred to the new church of St. James.
"Mayfair, Belgravia, and Bayswater" by Geraldine Edith Mitton
You sit down, Pop; we're goin' to have church, and this is my new bonnet.
"A Voice in the Wilderness" by Grace Livingston Hill
The Assyrians churches were open to the new missionaries and they preached two or three times every Sunday.
"Modern Persia" by Mooshie G. Daniel
For, as Brederode says, 'Delft is the heart of Holland, and the New Church is the core of that heart.
"The Chauffeur and the Chaperon" by C. N. Williamson
The one English church in Berlin rejoices in a new and beautiful though chaste and modest edifice in the gardens of Monbijou Palace.
"In and Around Berlin" by Minerva Brace Norton
A new church is said to have been erected in 1242, and probably some parts of this are incorporated in the present edifice.
"Scottish Cathedrals and Abbeys" by Dugald Butler and Herbert Story
Plans were drawn and steps taken to build a new church edifice.
"History of the Negro Race in America from 1619 to 1880. Vol. 2 (of 2)" by George Washington Williams
At first he was a pronounced opponent of the new Church scheme, and often denounced it from the pulpit.
"Andrew Melville" by William Morison
The enthusiastic nationalism of such new Churches may, in fact, help to postpone that happy state of things.
"The Birth of Yugoslavia, Volume 1" by Henry Baerlein
The first church in New Amsterdam was of stone, and was seventy-two feet long.
"Home Life in Colonial Days" by Alice Morse Earle
They were duly authorized to incorporate and manage the erection of the new church building.
"The Choctaw Freedmen" by Robert Elliott Flickinger
The new organization of the Church was at once carried out.
"History of the English People, Volume V (of 8)" by John Richard Green
Steps to organize a new church were therefore taken.
"The Journal of Negro History, Volume 7, 1922" by Various
The Church was in his days assuming a new place in Europe.
"A Student's History of England, v. 1 (of 3)" by Samuel Rawson Gardiner
It is largely because of this that the Church has undertaken so much new work in addition to the preaching.
"Rural Problems of Today" by Ernest R. Groves

In poetry:

All ye that love the Lord, rejoice,
And let your songs be new;
Amidst the church with cheerful voice
His later wonders show.
"Psalm 149" by Isaac Watts
THE Sunday morn was fresh and clear,
The Sunday bells rang cheerly out,
The old New England church was near
And welcomed faith or doubt.
"Ten Years After - Easter Sunday" by Annie Adams Fields
Dhey's got er new fandangle word
For our ol' fashun names, somehow,
Dhey titles use, us neber heard
Before — de elder's doctor now,
An' de church benches all am pews.
"Nicknames" by Samuel Alfred Beadle
The white ghost hissed!—the Gosherd swooned!
In the morn,—on the truth 'tis no slander,—
Near the church porch door a new grave he found,
And, therein, the white ghost—his stray gander!
"The Gosherd Of Croyland" by Thomas Cooper
Hark! What is that we hear?
A quick—jerked, jocund peal,
Making the fretted church tower reel,
Telling the wakeful of a young New Year,
Young, but of lusty birth,
To face the masked vicissitudes of earth.
"A Farewell" by Alfred Austin
His beautiful young face was lit by spirit-light within
A new St. Michael armed against the powers of wrath and sin-
And now he knelt and prayed alone, amid the church’s gloom,
And heard his mother’s well loved voice come from beyond the tomb:
"Bid McCrae" by Alice Guerin Crist

In news:

Two Middletown Churches Consolidate, Form New Faith Lutheran Church .
The only new church started this year in the United Methodists ' North Georgia Conference has been planted right between Rockdale and Newton counties.
Lavish new church , meeting center to serve USC Catholics.
The internet now plays the largest role in the investigative stages of finding a new church .
Unitarian Universalists plan 'green' new church .
New church meets in local movie theater.
New Church Information Meeting.
Senior fitness, new church buildings.
Vegetables are growing on land on Wolf River Boulevard where the congregation hopes to eventually build a new church .
New church filings reveal $600K in financial errors.
Weaving a new church in Jersey City.
Kids' VIP summer camp fails to get started at New Church .
It is with a sense of sadness and regret that the New Church of Southwest Florida and its Kids' VIP program announce the cessation of its summer day camp, effective Friday, June.
A New Year, a new church for New Thought in SCC.
Sue Meixner will greet the New Year from the pulpit of her new SCC church.

In science:

We claim that we need a new computational theory that encompasses biological processes wherein the Turing-Church thesis is but a particular case.
Biological Computation as the Revolution of Complex Engineered Systems
The new version of the Church-Turing thesis (now called the ‘Church-Turing Principle’) does not refer to Turing machines.
Quantum Computing
Church, K.W., Gale, W., Hanks, P., Hindle, D.: Using Statistics in Lexical Analysis. In: Uri Zernik (ed.), Lexical Acquisition: Exploiting On-Line Resources to Build a Lexicon. New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum (1991) 115-164. 3.
Mining the Web for Synonyms: PMI-IR versus LSA on TOEFL
Burris, Logic for mathematics and computer science, Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, New Jersey, USA, . [] Alonzo Church, Introduction to mathematical logic.
The use of the Good-Turing method in natural language technology is far from new. It is commonly applied in speech recognition and part-of-speech tagging for adjusting the frequencies of (un)seen word sequences (e.g. Jelinek, 1985; Katz, 1987; Church & Gale, 1991).
Two Questions about Data-Oriented Parsing