Petrine

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Petrine Of or pertaining to St. Peter; as, the Petrine Epistles.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • Petrine Of or pertaining to the apostle Peter or his doctrines or writings: as, the Petrine epistles. See Petrinism.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Petrine pē′trin pertaining to, or written by, the Apostle Peter
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. PetrinusPetrus, Peter.

Usage

In literature:

Beekman De Peyster was probably the most passionate and triumphant fisherman in the Petrine Club.
"Fisherman's Luck" by Henry van Dyke
In them Paul exposes the fact that there were two parties in the early church, the Pauline and the Petrine.
"History of Rationalism Embracing a Survey of the Present State of Protestant Theology" by John F. Hurst
I have in my modest library not less than twenty-two volumes on the subject, an insignificant fraction of the Petrine literature.
"Pagan and Christian Rome" by Rodolfo Lanciani
She is not Pauline, nor Petrine, nor Johannine, but Christian.
"In Convent Walls" by Emily Sarah Holt
Thus they are for the most part a species of the larger pseudo-Petrine genus.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 4" by Various
Boniface, his fifth successor, considerably developed the Petrine position.
"The Christian Church in These Islands before the Coming of Augustine" by George Forrest Browne
My little boy is given a cent by Petrine with instructions to go to the baker's and buy some biscuits.
"My Little Boy" by Carl Ewald
It has, moreover, no Petrine characteristics.
"Frauds and Follies of the Fathers" by Joseph Mazzini Wheeler
It may be called the Petrine age of Christianity.
"The Christ Of Paul" by George Reber
The Ogre remained in Prague a week, and took Anne-Marie on the Moldau and to the White Mountain, to the Stromovka and the Petrin Hill.
"The Devourers" by Annie Vivanti Chartres
Such men would gladly "turn to the tradition handed down," of the Matthaean Sayings, and the Petrine Story.
"The Making of the New Testament" by Benjamin W. Bacon
Von Soden's Petrine narrative does not differ greatly from Wendling's M1 + M2.
"Sources of the Synoptic Gospels" by Carl S. Patton
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In news:

Call Reporter Russ Olivo appears on a camera monitor during an interview by a Discovery Channel production crew for an upcoming program on the Tammy Petrin murder case.
"The Roman Catholic Church must give a convincing form to the Petrine ministry to make it possible for others to share.".
WOONSOCKET- Constant L "Larry" Petrin, 78, of Woonsocket, passed away peacefully answering the Lord's call with family by his side on Monday, November 13, 2012 at the Trinity Health Center.
He was the beloved husband of the late Elaine A (Letendre) Petrin.
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