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synonyms for crucifixion

  • execution
  • martyrdom
  • suffering
  • torture

antonyms for crucifixion

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  • contentment
  • happiness
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At the Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church’s first Sunday morning mass, Father Eduardo Morales reminded the congregation of the biblical story of Jesus Christ’s ascension—the story of when Jesus left Earth and rose to Heaven after the crucifixion.
UVALDE COMMUNITY WORSHIPS TOGETHER ON FIRST SUNDAY SINCE SCHOOL SHOOTING CLAIMED 21 LIVESJASMINE AGUILERA/UVALDE, TEXASMAY 29, 2022TIME
Among other highlights, he notoriously compared criticism of cops during George Floyd protests last summer to the crucifixion of Jesus.
HOW A BITTER EX-POLICE CHIEF COULD PLUNGE MILWAUKEE INTO CHAOSANDREW BORYGAJULY 2, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
It asks the player to participate in the consensual crucifixion of a convicted murderer who rose to fame as an aspirational moral icon, willing to die for his sins to inspire others.
‘CYBERPUNK 2077,’ THREE MONTHS LATERGENE PARKMARCH 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Too near for reflection; too far for intervention: on tenter hooks, in fact; a sort of mental crucifixion.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Stephen began with them, but he came right down to the recent crucifixion, and stirred them up.
PLEASURE & PROFIT IN BIBLE STUDYDWIGHT MOODY
The last eight years of my life have been continual mental starvation and moral crucifixion.
THE LONG DIM TRAILFORRESTINE C. HOOKER
The central lancet was an extraordinary Crucifixion, somewhat like that at Poitiers.
HOW FRANCE BUILT HER CATHEDRALSELIZABETH BOYLE O'REILLY
She could not see that if he spoke roughly it was only an expression of the smothered pain of his mental crucifixion.
THE PAGAN MADONNAHAROLD MACGRATH
Guided by the perfect taste which reverence gives, John says very little about the actual crucifixion.
THE EXPOSITOR'S BIBLE: THE GOSPEL OF ST JOHN, VOL. IIMARCUS DODS
His slow crucifixion was accomplished in our own land, and at a time well remembered by many persons now living among us.
THE STORY OF THE UPPER CANADA REBELLION, VOLUME 1JOHN CHARLES DENT
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WORDS RELATED TO CRUCIFIXION

  • beheading
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  • hit
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