miracle-worship

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n miracle-worship the worship of miracles
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Usage

In literature:

Its attention was engrossed by image-worship, transubstantiation, the merits of the saints, miracles, shrine-cures.
"History of the Conflict Between Religion and Science" by John William Draper
Of the one God whom I worship These are miracles, are marvels.
"The Two Lovers of Heaven: Chrysanthus and Daria" by Pedro Calderon de la Barca
He despises those who follow him for the sake of his miracles, yet he desires their worship.
"The Poetry Of Robert Browning" by Stopford A. Brooke
Miracles are in danger of being worshiped by the friends of revelation.
"History of Rationalism Embracing a Survey of the Present State of Protestant Theology" by John F. Hurst
He required them to give warnings against image-worship, belief in modern miracles, and pilgrimages.
"A History of England Principally in the Seventeenth Century, Volume I (of 6)" by Leopold von Ranke
But the sandal, which the king ever worshipped, was preserved by a miracle.
"The Tour" by Louis Couperus
He who worships the Master gains His favour and realizes the truth of these miracles.
"Chaitanya's Life And Teachings" by Krishna das Kaviraja
THE MIRACLES AND WORSHIP OF THE MONKS.
"Curiosities of Christian History" by Croake James
Show it another miracle, and it will worship.
"The Hosts of the Lord" by Flora Annie Steel
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In poetry:

And as for me, I've been in thrall
For ages-begged like alms,
And worshipped the great miracle
Of woman's neck, back, arms.
"Confession" by Boris Pasternak