Party of God

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Party of God a Shiite terrorist organization with strong ties to Iran; seeks to create an Iranian fundamentalist Islamic state in Lebanon; car bombs are the signature weapon
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Usage

In literature:

Praising my God, I scrambled up on the other side, and followed the track of my party into the bush.
"The Story of John G. Paton" by James Paton
She began to receive invitations to entertain private parties by the exhibition of the gift which the God of nature had bestowed.
"Music and Some Highly Musical People" by James M. Trotter
God knows I do not at this time speak from any motives of party heat.
"The Great Events by Famous Historians, v. 13" by Various
Both parties were at one as to the duty of admitting the Gentiles into the kingdom of God.
"Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions, v. 1" by Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg
But, as God is my judge, I will not be a party to any of these schemes.
"Uncle Daniel's Story Of "Tom" Anderson And Twenty Great Battles" by John McElroy
That the Book of God could give a solution, even of this arduous case, was doubtless the firm belief of both parties.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 1" by Various
My God, the charm of our modern life, the charm at an evening-party of Adolphine's: where is it, where is it?
"Small Souls" by Louis Couperus
I came not to contend against any man, or sect, or party, but to speak a word for truth and religion in the name of man and God.
"Speeches, Addresses, and Occasional Sermons, Volume 2 (of 3)" by Theodore Parker
The Gods favour one of two parties.
"The Ordeal of Richard Feverel" by George Meredith
A party of the Prairie Turtle Clan camped one day at the spring, established an altar and offered burnt offerings to the strange god.
"Legends of The Kaw" by Carrie de Voe
God's will is clearly shown in the effect of marriage upon the moral condition of the parties themselves.
"The Hearth-Stone" by Samuel Osgood
In some manors a fine is due on the change of the lord; but in this case the change must always be by act of God, and not by any act of the party.
"Legal Lore" by Various
In marriages it has made God the party of the third part.
"The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 4 (of 12) Dresden Edition--Lectures" by Robert G. Ingersoll
Do you consider that God was one of the contracting parties in my marriage?
"The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 6 (of 12) Dresden Edition--Discussions" by Robert G. Ingersoll
The gods of one party have become the devils of the other.
"The Loyalists of Massachusetts" by James H. Stark
In Belgium there are but two parties; the one espouses the cause of God, the other supports that of Antichrist.
"The Catholic World. Volume II; Numbers 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12." by E. Rameur
Shall we take it as a sign of renewed life, that the names of God and Christ have become the fashion, and are used as a party badge?
"Studies of Christianity" by James Martineau
Judas and his party diligently applied themselves to repair the Temple, and to restore the worship of God.
"Synopsis of Jewish History" by Henry A. Henry
The citizens divide into opposite parties, each of which fights, or thinks it fights, for God.
"Christianity Unveiled" by Nicolas-Antoine Boulanger
All parties concerned seem to agree upon the important position the people of God occupy in this world.
"Bible Emblems" by Edward E. Seelye
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In poetry:

Unnoted as the setting of a star
He passed; and sect and party scarcely knew
When from their midst a sage and seer withdrew
To fitter audience, where the great dead are
In God's republic of the heart and mind,
Leaving no purer, nobler soul behind.
"Mulford" by John Greenleaf Whittier

In news:

God's Own Party: The Making of the Christian Right By Daniel K Williams (Oxford University Press, 372 pp.
Israeli jets destroyed a base in southern Lebanon today that belonged to the pro-Iranian Party of God .
"Everyone thinks we are just a partying bunch of guys, but we praise God, too," the Zulu emcee said.
In all my years of Catholic school, I don't recall any teachings about God having a party affiliation.
The Record's writers in Trenton and DC take on N.J. Newark Mayor Cory Booker was on CNN this morning to discuss the addition of Jerusalem and God to the Democratic party's platform.
A sprawling disc of storytelling, pop history and partying, Kid Rock's ninth studio album seeks the grooves and reach of classic soul – with a Detroit bull-god spin, of course.
School of Earth and Space Exploration haven't left to party the summer away in god-knows-where.
It matters not what party you support — if we do not put God back as the center of our lives we are doomed.
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