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glorify

verb adore, aggrandize, apotheosize, beatify, bless, brighten, canonize, celebrate, deify, elevate, enshrine, enthrone, exalt, extol, glamorize, honor, idolize, immortalize, laud, magnify, make illustrious, overestimate, panegyrize, praise highly, raise, recommend, regard, revere, uplift, venerate
See also: advance, belaud, compound, elevate, honor, magnify, overestimate, raise, recommend, regard
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Call upon Me in the day of trouble" - many a time we have done that; "I will deliver thee" - and God indeed has befriended us; "And thou shalt glorify Me" - it's just here that some of us have slipped up badly.
Mr Howells said, 'What we are looking at here is a very cynical attempt to romanticise and glorify these idiots who go around carrying guns and knives.
Even many professed Christians regularly watch programs which, directly or indirectly, mock Christ and His Church, and glorify perversion and evil.
She also wants to supplement the canonical works of art that glorify rape with some more critical, less idealized images and ideas about "real rape.
Traditionally, we glorify war and warriors instead of peace and peacemakers.
Favier has a recurring taste for old ornamental argenterie and for decorative rococo patterns; or allegorical figures from the late 19th century that glorify industry; or for medieval ecclesiastic architectural elements; all this denotes a nostalgia for good craftmanship, becomes a metaphor for a great painting which has disappeared.
Revelations Entertainment was founded in 1996 by producer Lori McCreary and actor Morgan Freeman, and is committed to developing and producing commercially successful entertainment in all existing and emerging media that endeavors to enlighten, express heart and glorify the human experience.
Dubai, Apr 20 ( ANI ): Bollywood movies make Indian teenagers more vulnerable to drinking alcohol because of scenes that glorify drinking, a new study has revealed.
In a statement, West, 28, who stands out in the world of rap because his lyrics do not glorify gun crime, said: "My thoughts and prayers are with the two stewards who were injured last night.
It will not be a crime to glorify any events which happened more than 20 years earlier, except those contained in a list drawn up by the Home Secretary.
THE POINT OF MY FILM IS TO GLORIFY THE BEAUTY OF CHRIST'S MESSAGE .
In his prayer, Jesus says, "Father, the hour has come; glorify your Son so that the Son may glorify you, since you have given him authority over all people, to give eternal life to all whom you have given him.