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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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43) Raluca Pantazi, "Dezbatere-Argumente pro s i contra introducerii in Constitute a numelui lui Dumnezeu si a necesitatii predarii religiei in scoala" (Debate-Pros and Cons regarding mentioning of the name of God and of the necessity of teaching religion in school), Hotnews, 2013, http://m.
On rencontre aussi l'adaptation dans un seul cas: usca-i-a Dumnezeu radacinile apelor--Dieu fasse que soit a jamais tarie la souche de ses eaux.
Eu, cum m-a facut Dumnezeu cu ambit, ma scol ca sa plecam; cocoanele nu
Gods is translated as Dumnezeu and not as zeii for at least two reasons: firstly, the story would have an air of polytheism which would come in contradiction with the idea of a village where Christian values hold pride of place (Byatt is a declared agnostic which might justify to a certain extent her choice of words).
cinstesc pe voievodul lor ca pe Dumnezeu si in toate actiunile si rugaciunile lor il pun totdeauna in frunte".
De oameni fara Dumnezeu, dominati numai de instincte primare.
Puterea absoluta nu se putea insa confunda cu arbitrajul, suveranul stiind ca scopul legilor date de acesta era justitia, Dumnezeu incredintandu-i autoritatea pentru a o folosi cu dreptate.
Abstract: Review of Sandu Frunza, Intre moartea politicii si moartea lui Dumnezeu.
Dupa ce il supara pe Dumnezeu cu pacate, il plictisea cu rugaciuni.
si a luat Domnul Dumnezeu pe omul pe care-l facuse si l-a pus in gradina cea din Eden, ca s-o lucreze si s-o pazeasca.
Ca o prima concluzie intermediara putem spune ca sistemul politic modern transfera o parte din respectul cuvenit de jure religiei dominante certificata mai intai de Dumnezeu si apoi de istorie si completeaza diferentiat acolo unde minoritatile religioase nu reusesc sa obtina un statut de recunoastere prin forta de convingere a respectivei religii.
Pe adormitii intru fericire patriarhi ai Bisericii Ortodoxe Romane, Miron, Nicodim, Iustinian, Iustin si Teoctist, sa-i pomeneasca Domnul Dumnezeu intru Imparatia Sa]