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Bible-believing Line breaks: Bible-believ¦ing

Definition of Bible-believing in English:

adjective

Having faith in the absolute authority of the Bible, especially in a fundamentalist or conservative way: a Bible-believing creationist
More example sentences
  • The list of influential leaders, however, is not necessarily a "Who's Who" of Bible-believing evangelicals.
  • He was raised by devout Bible-believing parents in a middle-class home.
  • Bible-believing churches need to express more visibly their unity in the gospel.

Derivatives

Bible believer

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noun
Example sentences
  • Bible believers should be wary of rushing in with comments about the serpent in Genesis.
  • Understandably, some perplexity might be expected in the minds of Bible believers reading these news reports.
  • While this desire to humiliate Bible believers has not died down, the specific arguments have shifted.

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