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Thursday, June 3, 2010

Meaning of words

To know
Hebrew: Yadaa
In Greek : It is Yada- Which means a deep emotional experience.

Martyr:

Greek word: Martus: means one who remembers and testifies to the truth.

St. Augustine said, "The cause, not the suffering, makes a a genuine martyr."

Hebrew word for prayer is: Tefillah which means to judge.

root word palah speaks of prayer as intercession. It is related to a verb which means to attach, join or bind together.

The word "Trinity" comes from the Latin noun "Trinitas" meaning "three are one."

Blessing means to be happy, to be envied, to be prosperous.