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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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The proclamation further indicated that the people of Liberia have always given thanks and praises to the Almighty God for his tender mercies and manifold blessings showered upon us as a nation especially for His continuous protection and blessings in times of peace, disaster, and other natural phenomena over the years.
AS I PASS AGAIN OVER YOUR NATION, I WISH TO RENEW TO YOUR EXCELLENCY AND YOUR FELLOW CITIZENS THE ASSURANCE OF MY BEST WISHES, AND I INVOKE THE BLESSING OF ALMIGHTY GOD UPON THE BAHAMAS.
The Church of Almighty God has been linked to kidnappings, violence and extortion, and has been banned by the China's Ministry of Public Security since 1995.
The Almighty God promises whoever possesses sound belief and performs righteous deeds then will have a happy life and will also be rewarded in the eternal Hereafter.
The Church of the Almighty God cult is banned in China despite claiming to have millions of followers.
In this way, those for whom Almighty God has facilitated the performance of the pilgrimage will be able to do so in a safe, secure and serene environment.
He said: "I advised of the following fact - Gail Sheridan did not have the slightest hesitation about taking her oath to Almighty God at the defamation trial, exactly as her strong Christian faith directed her to do.
Jabbar Khattak prayed to almighty God to rest the departed soul in eternal peace and grant courage and fortitude to the bereaved family to bear this irreparable loss.
People walked to Sangam -- the confluence of rivers Ganga, Yamuna and the invisible Sarswati --early in the morning, took a holy dip and prayed to the almighty god.
The fact is also clear that a man or woman who practice such things like homosexuality or give their approval of it is sending out a message against what is the will of the Almighty God who created the earth and heavens.
Bishop Derek Webley said: "We say 'thank you' to Almighty God for His amazing grace and unfailing love; and the years of favour He has showered upon this church.
On behalf of millions of poor people across the developing world, who are deprived of clean energy supplies, I thank and express my gratitude to Almighty God, as Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah has recovered from an ailment.