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1. sermon

noun. ['ˈsɝːmən'] an address of a religious nature (usually delivered during a church service).

Synonyms

  • speech
  • evangelism
  • homily
  • baccalaureate
  • preachment
  • kerugma
  • kerygma
  • preaching
  • discourse

Etymology

  • sermo (Latin)

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Rhymes with Sermon

  • predetermine
  • mcdurman
  • mcdearmon
  • ungermann
  • determine
  • sturman
  • sterman
  • yurman
  • yerman
  • worman
  • werman
  • turman
  • thurmon
  • thurman
  • terman
  • surman
  • sirmon
  • sirman
  • sherman
  • schurman
  • scherman
  • perman
  • lerhman
  • kurman
  • kerman
  • jerman
  • hermon
  • hermann
  • herman
  • gherman

How do you pronounce sermon?

Pronounce sermon as ˈsərmən.

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Sentences with sermon


1. Adjective
Tie the bulletin board into the sermon series or one or more Sunday school themes.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Draw your sermon to a close and guide the listeners to a point of decision about their faith.

Quotes about sermon


1. The Seven Social Sins are: Wealth without work. Pleasure without conscience. Knowledge without character. Commerce without morality. Science without humanity. Worship without sacrifice. Politics without principle.From a sermon given by Frederick Lewis Donaldson in Westminster Abbey, London, on March 20, 1925.
- Frederick Lewis Donaldson

2. The message of Jesus is summed up partly in the Sermon on the Mount, and partly when he begins his ministry and quotes the passage from Isaiah: 'I have come to set free the prisoners and restore sight to the blind.' And certainly, his mission is also to bring hope. It was to heal people, to befriend the outcast.
- Dan Wakefield

3. The deeds you do may be the only sermon some persons will hear today
- Francis of Assisi

2. sermon

noun. ['ˈsɝːmən'] a moralistic rebuke.

Synonyms

  • speech
  • lecture
  • preaching

Antonyms

  • skew
  • tactlessness
  • praise

Etymology

  • sermo (Latin)
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