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Doxological

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Doxological Pertaining to doxology; giving praise to God.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • doxological Pertaining to or of the nature of a doxology; giving praise to God.
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Usage

In literature:

Therefore the grand doxology of our text crowns and surpasses even this great prayer.
"Expositions of Holy Scripture" by Alexander Maclaren
He tried to jine in, but he had to give it up and wait for the doxology.
"Aunt Jane of Kentucky" by Eliza Calvert Hall
So I feel like singing the Doxology!
"The American Missionary -- Volume 50, No. 05, May, 1896" by Various
An invisible choir was singing the Doxology.
"Anderson Crow, Detective" by George Barr McCutcheon
They seem as if strewed over with the fragments of broken doxologies.
"Leading Articles on Various Subjects" by Hugh Miller
I sure don't think it 'ud damp things any ef I was to give 'em a Doxology.
"The Twins of Suffering Creek" by Ridgwell Cullum
So it was in a kind of ecstasy that he rose, and joined with a firm, loud voice in the final doxology.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 15, No. 89, March, 1865" by Various
At last, though, it came to an end; and I believe Dick and I both joined in the doxology.
"Eighth Reader" by James Baldwin
The whole Doxology is in it!
"The Message and the Man:" by J. Dodd Jackson
First stands the greatest doxology of the Scriptures.
"Studies in Prophecy" by Arno C. Gaebelein
Or sing the doxology?
"Si Klegg, Book 4 (of 6) Experiences Of Si And Shorty On The Great Tullahoma Campaign" by John McElroy
Subsequently the doxology would have been added also to the complete epistle.
"St. Paul's Epistle to the Romans, Vol. II" by Charles Gore
As originally written, both hymns closed with the famous doxology given above.
"The Story of Our Hymns" by Ernest Edwin Ryden
We had Dixie for reveille, dinner and tea, and it was Dixie for a doxology at taps.
"The Boy Spy" by Joseph Kerby
The pilgrim band of colonists sang the doxology with bowed heads.
"A Pilgrim Maid" by Marion Ames Taggart
For perhaps an hour the meeting continued and closed with the doxology.
"Prison Life in Andersonville" by John L. Maile
DOXOLOGY addressed to Christ, Pastoral Epistles, 249.
"Expositor's Bible: Index" by S. G. Ayres
The Psalms, as well as hymns and doxologies, were chanted.
"Curiosities of Christian History" by Croake James
The robins are rendering the last stanza of their solemn doxology to the dying day.
"Edith and John" by Franklin S. Farquhar
How her soul had risen on the chords which she struck for the Doxology, which always came just before the benediction!
"Atlantic Narratives" by Mary Antin
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In news:

When I sing at church they elbow my side and snicker in my ear at my off key destruction of sacred hymns — the familiar doxology is not even spared.
A carry-in dinner is planned at 6 pm Music featuring DOXOLOGY and Born Again will follow the meal.
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