- everlasting life
- deathThe hope or expectation of the devout and a monumental variation of eternal life.
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everlasting life — Endless existence uninterrupted by death. In several parables Jesus taught that this present life leads on to a further phase whose nature depends on our conduct here (Luke 16:25; Matt. 25:46). It is argued by some modern theologians that this… … Dictionary of the Bible
everlasting life — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Endless life after death: afterlife, deathlessness, eternity, everlastingness, immortality. See CONTINUE, LIVE … English dictionary for students
everlasting life — eternal life, perpetual existence … English contemporary dictionary
everlasting life — See eternal life … Glossary of theological terms
everlasting life — Всегда продолжающаяся жизнь … Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов
Everlasting — means to be eternal or indestructible.It may also may refer to:* Everlasting life, the concept of physical or spiritual immortalityBotany* Everlasting, common name of all plants in Syncarpha genus of the Asteraceae family * Everlasting, common… … Wikipedia
everlasting — [[t]e̱və(r)lɑ͟ːstɪŋ, læ̱st [/t]] 1) ADJ Something that is everlasting never comes to an end. ...a message of peace and everlasting life. Syn: eternal 2) ADJ If you describe something as everlasting, you mean that it seems never to change or end.… … English dictionary
everlasting — ev|er|last|ing [ ,evər læstıŋ ] adjective continuing to exist forever: the Christian belief in the everlasting life of the soul a. continuing for a very long time: The visit left an everlasting impression on me. b. used for describing something… … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
everlasting — UK [ˌevə(r)ˈlɑːstɪŋ] / US [ˌevərˈlæstɪŋ] adjective continuing to exist for ever the Christian belief in the everlasting life of the soul a) continuing for a very long time The visit left an everlasting impression on me. b) used for describing… … English dictionary
life everlasting — see everlasting life … How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms