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1. Scripture

noun. the sacred writings of the Christian religions.

Synonyms

  • Bible
  • Word
  • Book
  • Testament
  • text
  • sacred text
  • Word of God
  • sacred writing
  • family Bible
  • Christian Bible
  • New Testament
  • religious writing
  • Old Testament
  • Good Book
  • Holy Scripture
  • Holy Writ

Etymology

  • scriptura (Latin)
  • -tura (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Scripture

  • capture
  • enrapture
  • rapture
  • recapture
  • rupture
  • sculpture

Example sentences of the word scripture


1. Noun, singular or mass
Also write down any scripture that you have used in your prayer.

2. Adjective
You will have a limited number of scripture readings, prayers, and vow formats to choose from.

Quotes containing the word scripture


1. One of the greatest gifts we can give people is the hope that their death is nothing to fear - you know, not that it has no fear in it, but the promise of scripture is that God will lead us through the valley of the shadow of death.
- Max Lucado

2. By now, you've probably caught on to something: my mother is always standing by with just the right Scripture or inspirational saying to get me through any tough situation.
- Gabby Douglas

3. Truth is neither in the scripture nor in the words of prophets. It is in your heart, feel it, discover it and expand with it.
- Amit Ray, OM Sutra: The Pathway to Enlightenment

2. scripture

noun. ['ˈskrɪptʃɝ'] any writing that is regarded as sacred by a religious group.

Synonyms

  • sacred scripture
  • sacred text
  • sacred writing
  • religious writing
  • religious text

Etymology

  • scriptura (Latin)
  • -tura (Latin)
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