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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 attributes of God can only be partial aspects of his essence.
MBC3 is showing a children's series about the attributes of God and characters embody each of them," Al Shammari said.
The last chapter - The Most Beautiful Rosary - lists 110 attributes of God, each explained with a verse from the Quran containing a reference to that attribute.
Tozer's book The Knowledge of the Holy is an extended meditation on the attributes of God and their meaning in the Christian life.
Neyrey's extensive discussion on how these attributes of God play out in Romans, is fascinating.
Specifically, divine omniscience is not omniscience simpliciter because the other attributes of God (e.
US) focuses on the attributes of God and the impact on formal thinking on views concerning eschatology, ethics, and social thinking.
Strobel also presented profile evidence to see if Jesus fulfilled the attributes of God.
Wherever those special attributes of God - love, care, forgiveness, healing, teaching, patience, understanding, etc, are needed in a person's work, then I believe that person is called by God to exhibit and practise those gifts.
The effects of God language on perceived attributes of God.
I refer to studies about the power of prayer and meditation, the anthropoid principle, unified field research, and quantum indications of some of the traditional attributes of God, such as nonlocality (omnipresence) and zero-point energy (omnipotence).