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See definition of calvary on Dictionary.com
  • as inordeal
  • as intrial

synonyms for calvary

  • agony
  • anguish
  • calamity
  • difficulty
  • nightmare
  • torment
  • torture
  • trial
  • affliction
  • cross
  • crucible
  • distress
  • test
  • tribulation
  • visitation

antonyms for calvary

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  • comfort
  • contentment
  • happiness
  • joy
  • peace
  • health
  • pleasure
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How to use calvary in a sentence

For me every crude wooden cross that rises in the fields has this human replica of the Calvary.
THE WASTED GENERATIONOWEN JOHNSON
It is on Calvary the terms are made, and the great treaty ratified--divided interests are reunited, and peace on earth proclaimed.
FEMALE SCRIPTURE BIOGRAPHIES, VOL. IIFRANCIS AUGUSTUS COX
Like the darkness in Gethsemane, and again, from the sixth to the ninth hour on Calvary, it forbids entrance.
EXPOSITOR'S BIBLE: THE GOSPEL OF MATTHEWJOHN MONRO GIBSON
On Calvary "he finished the transgressions, and made an end of sin, and make reconciliation for iniquity."
JESUS, THE MESSIAH; OR, THE OLD TESTAMENT PROPHECIES FULFILLED IN THE NEW TESTAMENT SCRIPTURES(A LADY) ANONYMOUS
Amidst the awful gloom on Calvary's mount, was heard the cry "it is finished!"
JESUS, THE MESSIAH; OR, THE OLD TESTAMENT PROPHECIES FULFILLED IN THE NEW TESTAMENT SCRIPTURES(A LADY) ANONYMOUS
The cross which we bear through a long life of faithful service, is a heavier one than that which we bear as we go up our Calvary.
AURELIANWILLIAM WARE
"N—no, capture him alive," came the hesitating reply; and away went the calvary men at a breakneck speed in pursuit.
THE BOY LAND BOOMERRALPH BONEHILL
The three calvary men were out on a scouting expedition, to learn if the boomers were in the vicinity of the river.
THE BOY LAND BOOMERRALPH BONEHILL
Similarly Christ must enter a sanctuary in order to present the sacrifice slain on Calvary.
THE EXPOSITOR'S BIBLE: THE EPISTLE TO THE HEBREWSTHOMAS CHARLES EDWARDS
It is called Crucifix Valley, from an iron Calvary that stood in it in the early days of the war.
THE OLD FRONT LINEJOHN MASEFIELD
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WORDS RELATED TO CALVARY

  • affliction
  • agony
  • anguish
  • calamity
  • calvary
  • cross
  • crucible
  • difficulty
  • distress
  • nightmare
  • test
  • torment
  • torture
  • trial
  • tribulation
  • visitation
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