God tree

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n God tree massive tropical tree with deep ridges on its massive trunk and bearing large pods of seeds covered with silky floss; source of the silky kapok fiber
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Quotations

  • Marc Chagall
    Marc Chagall
    “When I judge art, I take my painting and put it next to a God made object like a tree or flower. If it clashes, it is not art.”
  • Nikos Kazantzakis
    Nikos Kazantzakis
    “I said to the almond tree, Friend, speak to me of God, and the almond tree blossomed.”

Usage

In literature:

When man sinned against his God he was put away from the tree of life.
"The Christian Foundation, Or, Scientific and Religious Journal, Volume I, No. 7, July, 1880" by Various
He shaped his spear from the branches of an ash tree, and with that spear he rules the Gods.
"Operas Every Child Should Know" by Mary Schell Hoke Bacon
You are the fig tree which, having failed so many times to bear fruit, at last withered, but God alone can judge your soul.
"Masterpieces of Mystery" by Various
Our soldiers were wroth and I ordered him hanged on a considerable tree, to let him know there was a God in heaven and a King in Spain.
"Where Strongest Tide Winds Blew" by Robert McReynolds
Adam and Eve were warned by God that in the day they ate of the fruit of the Tree of Knowledge they should surely die.
"Bible Romances" by George W. Foote
The worship of gods, demons, trees, etc., was condemned by the Buddha.
"The Buddhist Catechism" by Henry S. Olcott
When God works He hews down the whole tree.
"The Way to God and How to Find It" by Dwight Moody
He said, 'Every man has to serve God under his own vine and fig tree.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves." by Work Projects Administration
A tree of good and evil: none, without it, Grow gods; alas and, with it, men are wanting!
"The Poetical Works of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Volume IV" by Elizabeth Barrett Browning
God loved the merchant's son and wished him to grow a great man, so he ordered the mango-tree to let itself be cut down.
"Indian Fairy Tales" by Anonymous
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In poetry:

Our country thrives, and so shall we,
On this, our native sod,
If we respect our maple tree,
And worship only God.
"The Maple Tree" by Thomas Frederick Young
Come to me, come to me, O my God;
Come to me everywhere!
Let the trees mean thee, and the grassy sod,
And the water and the air!
"Come To Me" by George MacDonald
THERE is a sheeling hidden in the wood
Unknown to all save God;
An ancient ash-tree and a hazel-bush
Their sheltering shade afford.
"The Lay of Prince Marvan" by Anonymous Irish
Inscribed upon the cross we see,
In shining letters, God is Love,
The Lamb who died upon the tree,
Has brought us mercy from above.
"We sing the praise of Him who died," by Thomas Kelly
Nor sky, nor wave, nor tree, nor flower,
Nor green earth's virgin sod,
So moved the singer's heart of old
As these small ones of God.
"Child-Songs" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Nay; 'neath this tree let you and me
Woo Bacchus to caress us;
We're old, 't is true,
But still we two
Are thoroughbreds, God bless us!
"To Quintus Hirpinus" by Eugene Field

In news:

Born at Marked Tree, she was a member of Lepanto Church of God and a loan processor at First Community Bank in Marked Tree.
The first weekend of the 20th-anniversary performance of the Living Christmas Tree put on by the First Church of God in Punxsutawney was performed in front of large crowds over the weekend.
God only knows what the tree has endured.
Take the passage from Genesis in which God gets angry at Adam for eating the forbidden fruit from the tree of knowledge of good and evil.
When God chopped down the lemon tree, she made lemonade.
Than be Royal Tree, called God's Family.
The City Limits Assembly of God, located at 302 Ridge Avenue, plans to give away more than 1,000 free live Christmas trees of all sizes on Friday, starting at 7 p.m.
The stand of trees across the street made me think God had taken up needlework, so bright were their colors.
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In science:

Then God said: “Let the land produce vegetation: seed-bearing plants and trees on the land that bear fruit with seeds in it, according to their various kinds.” And it was so.
Biological Evolution and Statistical Physics
It’s God’s will that he is alive at all. A big tree fell on him as he passed by, and after a long spell in the hospital he returned from the dead. God brought him back so he could write eloquently to tell us all what a bunch of crap this kind of thinking is.
Book review of SUPERSTITION by Robert Park
Here |NS,line +1(cid:105) labels the god state of the tree, the one with children but no parents.( NS,line labels the dud node) We will call d ∈ Z0,NS,line−1 the line door.
Java Application that Outputs Quantum Circuit for Some NAND Formula Evaluators
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