Translation of scripture in Spanish:

scripture

Pronunciation: /ˈskrɪptʃər; ˈskrɪptʃə(r)/

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  • 1.1 [Relig] the (Holy) Scriptures las (Sagradas) Escrituras Buddhist scriptures escritos (mpl) sagrados budistas
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    • It is standard Islamic belief that all holy scriptures except the Qur'an have been altered from their original forms over time.
    • Hindu scripture is overwhelmingly written in Sanskrit.
    • The Pauranas are called Dharma Shastras, scriptures on Dharma, how to live a righteous life.
    1.2 [Educ] religión (f)
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    • It is difficult to find a Father who does not quote the Apocrypha and treat it as Scripture.
    • The terms ‘Trinity’ and ‘persons’ as related to the Godhead, while not found in the Scriptures, are words in harmony with Scripture.
    • We read in Scripture that truth is an attribute of God (Jeremiah 10:10; John 1:14; 14:6; 17:3), and that God speaks truthfully - that is, He does not lie.

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