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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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It does not glorify the wars in which they died, which are started by politicians, not soldiers.
We, the Jesus-disciples, are to shine so that other people may see our good works and glorify God our Father.
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.
THE POINT OF MY FILM IS TO GLORIFY THE BEAUTY OF CHRIST'S MESSAGE .
I do not think that you [should] glorify on public television homosexuality .
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.
Ulster Unionist David Taylor said: "While most people will not be surprised at republicans who are obsessively intent in attempting to glorify the IRA's sickening terrorist campaign, they fully expect the SDLP to stand up for the moral conscience of all right-thinking people in the area.
Give glory to your son, so that your son may glorify you, just as you gave him authority over all people, so that he may give eternal life to all you gave him.