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law-giving

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Definition of law-giving in English:

adjective

Relating to the making or enacting of laws; legislative: law-giving bodies law-giving powers
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  • God the Father, often called Urizen - the Creator - in Blake's own mythology, represents the law-giving, restrictive and unforgiving enemy of humanity.
  • God was portrayed as a law-giving and law-abiding being but natural causes were sought to explain the workings of the natural world.
  • This account is also interesting because it too contains the concept of a law-giving deity.

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