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GOD. From the Saxon god, good. The source of all good; the supreme being. 1. Every man is presumed to believe in God, and he who opposes a witness on the ground of his unbelief is bound to prove it. 3 Bouv. Inst. u. 3180.
     2. Blasphemy against the Almighty, by denying his being or providence, was an offence punishable at common law by fine and imprisonment, or other infamous corporal punishment. 4 Bl. Corn. 60; 1 East, P. C. 3; 1 Russ. on Crimes, 217. This offence his been enlarged in Pennsylvania, and perhaps most of the states, by statutory provision. Vide Christianity; Blasphemy; 11 Serg. & Rawle, 394.
     3. By article 1, of amendments to the Constitution of the United States, it is provided that "Congress shall make no laws respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof." In the United States, therefore, every one is allowed to worship God according to the dictates of his own conscience.

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Observe the month of Aviv, and keep the Passover to Adonai your God; for in the month of Aviv Adonai your God brought you out of Egypt by night.
Noe Adonai Martinez Berman acaba de ser nombrado presidente (de esa Corte) .
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6:4--a devout Jew will substitute the word adonai, "Lord," for "Yahweh," out of reverence for the proper name of God).
Daar se Adonai, die Heilige van Israel, geseend is Hy: 'Ag, as my volk maar na my wou luister, as Israel maar my wil wou doen, hoe gou sou Ek hulle vyand nie op die kniee bring en hulle teestanders met my eie hande verslaan nie .
Aaron Morales, pastor of Christian Adonai Church in Van Nuys, "but about counting them, too.
Pious Jews do not attempt to pronounce it, however, preferring instead to say Adonai ("Lord") whenever they encounter God's name in scripture.
She suggested that some of the blessings be recited in the traditional way using the traditional formula: "Praised are You Adonai (9)," while using a nontraditional feminine language (Praised are You Yah) for others.
She told me this told me at the UN Sports Ground at the old Nicosia Airport while we watched our adolescent Adonai training in readiness for the Carter Cup football competition at Akrotiri Sovereign Base.
Read "Thus says Adonai the Lord, 'Say to these bones' (acis ehoun)," not "Rise up from these bones" (acise houn).