faithfulness

Definitions

  • THE CRATER OF OLD FAITHFUL
    THE CRATER OF OLD FAITHFUL
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n faithfulness the quality of being faithful
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Additional illustrations & photos:

CASTLE AND OLD FAITHFUL GEYSERS CASTLE AND OLD FAITHFUL GEYSERS
OLD FAITHFUL IN ACTION OLD FAITHFUL IN ACTION
With all her womanly faith, and all her ear-rings and breast-pins, etc., etc With all her womanly faith, and all her ear-rings and breast-pins, etc., etc
The Old Faithfuls The Old Faithfuls
The faithful spaniel The faithful spaniel

Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Fido means faithful in Latin
    • n faithfulness The quality or character of being faithful; fidelity; truth; loyalty; constancy.
    • n faithfulness Synonyms Constancy, Fidelity, etc. See firmness.
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Quotations

  • Louisa May Alcott
    Louisa May Alcott
    “Happy is the son whose faith in his mother remains unchallenged.”
  • Cyrus A. Bartol
    Cyrus A. Bartol
    “Hope is the parent of faith.”
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar%20Wilde
    “Those who are faithful know only the trivial side of love: it is the faithless who know love's tragedies.”
  • Jean Jacques Rousseau
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    “The person who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.”
  • Marcus T. Cicero
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    “The foundation of justice is good faith.”
  • Albert Sidney Johnston
    Albert Sidney Johnston
    “Morale is faith in the man at the top.”

Usage

In literature:

Have strong faith not only in yourself but faith in the Unseen Power, who holds the destinies of all in His hands.
"Masterpieces of Negro Eloquence" by Various
He requested me again to write a paper stating that my faith was according to the faith of the Romish church.
"Fox's Book of Martyrs" by John Foxe
I' faith so am not I.
"The Comedies of Terence" by Publius Terentius Afer
Latin alone was deemed suitable for the discussion of matters of faith.
"The Rise of the Hugenots, Vol. 1 (of 2)" by Henry Martyn Baird
Overcoming would seem to be the decisive evidence of faith in Jesus Christ, the faith that receives everlasting life.
"Quiet Talks on the Crowned Christ of Revelation" by S. D. Gordon
He had a "quiet eye," the fruit of his faithful communion with God.
"My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year" by John Henry Jowett
They which be of faith are blessed with faithful Abraham.
"The Choctaw Freedmen" by Robert Elliott Flickinger
Only be brave and strong to keep faithfully all the law, as Moses my servant commanded you.
"The Children's Bible" by Henry A. Sherman
I reckon first and last I must have halved the strength of William's faith by my lack of faith.
"A Circuit Rider's Wife" by Corra Harris
But, while my faith in myself has withered, my faith in Him has come to maturity.
"The History of Sir Richard Calmady" by Lucas Malet
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In poetry:

We may not know its secret laws
Or understand its source,
But faith has taught us to be wise
And recognize its force.
"Fragments" by Jared Barhite
Jehovah's strength is in thy Head,
Which faith may boldly scan;
God in thy nature does reside,
Thy Husband is a man.
"The Believer's Jointure : Chapter I." by Ralph Erskine
THROUGH halls of vanished pleasure,
And hold of vanished power,
And crypt of faith forgotten,
A came to Ludlow tower.
"Poppies on Ludlow Castle" by Willa Sibert Cather
"O sweet Margret! O dear Margret!
I pray thee speak to me:
Give me my faith and troth, Margret,
As I gave it to thee."
"Sweet William's Ghost" by Henry Morley
O sacred flowers of faith and hope,
As sweetly now as then
Ye bloom on many a birchen slope,
In many a pine-dark glen.
"The Mayflowers" by John Greenleaf Whittier
And wake a white-winged angel throng
Of thoughts, illumed
By faith, and breathed in raptured song,
With love perfumed.
"Christ My Refuge" by Mary Baker Eddy

In news:

Emma Kerr and Joe Morrison, from Belfast, are celebrating the birth of their daughter, Arya Faith Morrison.
From Mardi Gras and Ash Wednesday to Easter Sunday, global scenes of faith and tradition.
Harvest Moons and the Seeds of Our Faith.
Tony Romo and Jason Garrett maintain faith as the Bears come to Cowboys Stadium.
Vatican II awakened a new view of faith that lives on.
The 15-7-0 is awkwardly obsessed with Faith Hill's legs.
Local Baha'is and their friends will join Baha'is around the world in celebration of the Birth of the Bab , the forerunner of Baha'u'llah, the Founder of the Baha'i Faith on Saturday, Oct 20.
Many young adults today are abandoning biblical faith or mixing it with other religions.
Bad faith diplomacy on Iran.
Dressing With Faith, Not Heat, in Mind.
This month Tim McGraw and Faith Hill are adding two new fragrances to their ever-expanding collection: Soul2Soul Faith Hill and Soul2Soul Tim McGraw.
The basic problem is a two-fold lack of faith, and faith-based love.
And while he helped to build the faith of others, St Patrick wasn't immune to his own, temporary, crisis of faith.
An Explanation for Sarah Palin's Sheepishness on Faith and Faith-Based Issues.
Try this little test to apply the faith principle in something that you find discouraging : In what things-anything--do you have faith.
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In science:

Let r ∈ N ∪ {∞} and let (xi )r i=1 be a semi -circular system in a C ∗ -probability space (B , τ ), where τ is a faithful state on B .
A new application of Random Matrices: Ext(C*_{red}(F_2)) is not a group
Recall then that the vector state η = h · δe , δe i : B(ℓ2 (Fr )) → C, corresponding to δe , is faithful on C ∗red (Fr ).
A new application of Random Matrices: Ext(C*_{red}(F_2)) is not a group
Since η and τ are both faithful, the existence of a ∗-isomorphism Φ, with the properties set out in the lemma, follows from [V3, Remark 1.8].
A new application of Random Matrices: Ext(C*_{red}(F_2)) is not a group
C ∗ -probability space (B , τ ) with τ faithful.
A new application of Random Matrices: Ext(C*_{red}(F_2)) is not a group
C ∗ -probability space (B , τ ) with τ faithful.
A new application of Random Matrices: Ext(C*_{red}(F_2)) is not a group
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