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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.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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We cannot repeat this too often."God lives in us."The pure and holy God living in us with the same fullness in which God lived in Jesus.
AllamehKhoiee in Albayan has stated that the related science is subjected to the appearance of the Holy God's purpose in the verses; hence, it cannot be devoted to what has been documented to the unconfident issues regarding to the representation affairs; also it cannot be trusted to what has been approached without the religious resources because the religion has denied the whole impious affairs and the allocation of everything to the Holy God without the consent of the representation has been roughly forbidden in this pavement [4].
Keefe said that "Holy, Holy God Almighty" is his "testimony," recalling his long struggle with addiction and his redemption through Jesus.
Or are Christians nearer to the truth when, believing the world to be the creation of a Holy God, we see moral and spiritual factors at work in the travails of the physical world; in the history of nations; and in the circumstances of individual lives?
Their music, while it may have comforted many, did nothing to glorify the Lord Jesus Christ or draw people's attention to a holy God.
And it would be an even greater tragedy to face the righteous judgment of a holy God having neglected the opportunity to be forgiven.
Isaiah 58 expresses faith in a similarly unique and holy God, one who turns things upside down.
JERRY Springer The Opera is a degrading affront to a Holy God and his son Jesus Christ, and also an affront to every genuine Christian.
The man who made the catchphrase 'Well Holy God' popular struggles sometimes to make ends meet.
Isaiah is often called 'The Prophet of Holiness', and he continually preached about the sinfulness of mankind in neglecting the worship of the Holy God and of paying scant respect to His Holy Laws.
Tamotsu Kin, 61, a Japanese-born South Korean national who heads the Central Church of Holy God, denies the allegations, the police said.
Abortion is an abomination in the eyes of a holy God....