holy person

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n holy person person of exceptional holiness
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Usage

In literature:

There was no doubt the three holy martyrs stood in person before him.
"Legends of the Rhine" by Wilhelm Ruland
May I say right here plainly: there seems to be even yet in some quarters a hazy idea about the Holy Spirit being a person.
"Quiet Talks on Power" by S.D. Gordon
Some person of especial and exceptional holiness has lived or died at a particular spot.
"Short Studies on Great Subjects" by James Anthony Froude
Holy, holy, holy, Merciful and Mighty, God in Three Persons, Blessed Trinity!
"Tom and Some Other Girls" by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
The oil, whether employed to anoint a person or to feed a flame, represents, in Old Testament typology, the Holy Spirit.
"The Parables of Our Lord" by William Arnot
A person thus set apart receives the unction of the Holy One.
"Gathering Jewels" by James Knowles and Matilda Darroch Knowles
Every priest was then looked upon as a most holy person.
"Our Little Lady" by Emily Sarah Holt
His own holiness may be more official than personal.
"The Panjab, North-West Frontier Province, and Kashmir" by Sir James McCrone Douie
It is believed that more sad accidents happen to young persons, while seeking their pleasure on God's Holy Day, than by any other means.
"Anecdotes for Boys" by Harvey Newcomb
But His Holy Spirit has done the work which no human person could accomplish.
"Norman Vallery" by W.H.G. Kingston
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In poetry:

Holy, holy, holy, Lord God Almighty!
Early in the morning our song shall rise to thee;
Holy, holy, holy! merciful and mighty!
God in three persons, blessed Trinity!
"Holy, Holy, Holy : Hymn For Trin­i­ty Sun­day" by Reginald Heber
Permit not thou one servant of them all,
To swear by his Creator's holy name —
Or give that person, whether great or small,
Due and condign correction for the same.
"Advice To Ev'ry Master Of A Family, To Govern His House In A Religious Manner" by Rees Prichard
Holy, holy, holy, Lord God Almighty!
All Thy works shall praise Thy name, in earth, and sky, and sea.
Holy, holy, holy! merciful and mighty!
God in three persons, blessed Trinity!
"Holy, Holy, Holy : Hymn For Trin­i­ty Sun­day" by Reginald Heber

In news:

But core to many evangelicals' identity is the " born-again " experience described in John 3:3, when a sinner undergoes an intense conversion during a personal interaction with the Holy Spirit, often Jesus Himself.
Holy cow i've always wanted a dog, and still do really cause i'm a big dog person, but this is too darn cute.
Being Christians, the most amazing things that will happen to all of us if we accept Jesus as our personal Lord and Savior is the fact that we will also get to receive the Holy Spirit Himself.
The Holy Spirit has been in some ways the neglected person of the Blessed Trinity.
Here lies a holy person, a chosen man.
The three persons of the Holy Trinity are equal, even though the Father is the source and principle.
Monty Python's Spamalot is coming to TPAC theater January 27th through the 29th and Mix 92.9 wants to give you the opportunity to see the search for the Holy Grail in person.
A Quaker is the last person one would want to ask about the meaning of "holy days".
For what does the Holy One care whether a person kills an animal by the throat or the nape of the neck.
Jesus did not die so we could have religion --He died so we could be one with God through Him, so we could have a deep personal relationship with the Triune God: Father, Son and Holy Spirit.
The radio personality and novelist Garrison Keillor is to tell tales of American life at 7 pm Sunday, at the Church of the Holy Apostles, 296 Ninth Avenue, at 28th Street.
We believe that there is one God, eternally existent in three Persons: Father, Son and Holy Spirit.
He is a triune God in three persons: Father, Son, and Holy Ghost.
In Step into the Waters, women can connect deeply with the Holy Spirit through Scripture, personal stories, discussion questions, and spiritual disciplines.
In Step into the Waters , women can connect deeply with the Holy Spirit through Scripture, personal stories, discussion questions, and spiritual disciplines.
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