noun. ['ˌsæŋktəfəˈkeɪʃən'] a religious ceremony in which something is made holy.
- religious ceremony
- religious ritual
Words that Rhyme with Sanctification
Example sentences of the word sanctification
1. Noun, singular or mass
In Christian doctrine, sanctification is the process of becoming more holy.
Quotes containing the word sanctification
1. If you're serious about sanctification, you can expect to experience heart-wrenching moments that try your faith, your endurance, and your patience.
- Sheri Dew, If Life Were Easy, It Wouldn't Be Hard: And Other Reassuring Truths
2. The church is not a theological classroom. It is a conversion, confession, repentance, reconciliation, forgiveness and sanctification center, where flawed people place their faith in Christ, gather to know and love him better, and learn to love others as he designed.
- Paul David Tripp, Instruments in the Redeemer's Hands: People in Need of Change Helping People in Need of Change