Definition of Lamb of God in English:

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Lamb of God


A title of Jesus (see John 1:29). Compare with Agnus Dei.
Example sentences
  • They are Reactionaries who wanted to just stick with John the Baptist and didn't go for all that far out stuff about Jesus being the Lamb of God.
  • The lamb is associated with John the Baptist who referred to Jesus as ‘the Lamb of God that taketh away the sin of the world.’
  • Centuries later, Jesus, the true Lamb of God, shed his blood to free us from our enslavement to sin.

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Syllabification: Lamb of God

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