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For the remaining usually visible planets in our heavens, February will be a little tough.

This is a meditative show for people who can’t stomach meditation apps—and thank heavens for that.

From Time

He says he is an engineering student at the University of Alberta, in Canada—“not much of a party person,” by his own admission, and happier playing Minecraft or scouring the heavens with his telescope.

From Quartz

Instead, hold on to the patience you foster while putting one foot in front of the other for six months, since you might need it as you recover from putting your body and brain through both heaven and hell at once.

Our next-door planetary neighbor Mars is high in the southern heavens as evening falls in the new year.

“I´m now writing to you from goat heaven,” he lamented on the blog he maintains.

In its opening weekend the movie Heaven Is For Real (budget: $12 million) doubled its gross.

Hatuey asked the religious man holding the flame if indeed any Christians were in heaven.

But assuming things were ever that hopeful, heaven was short-lived, and trouble followed.

After all, according to lyrics he once wrote, “all good cretins go to heaven.”

Decide about it, ye that are learned in the ethnographic distinctions of our race—but heaven defend us from the Bourbonnaises!

And if an earthly father would act thus wisely and thus kindly, "how much more your Father which is in Heaven?"

The expression of his features was calm and composed, and his eyes were raised to heaven with a look of hope and supplication.

A burning crimson flushed over the cheek of Wharton, as Louis uttered this ardent appeal to friendship and to Heaven.

In the state Louis was in, between man's perfidy and woman's wiles, any refuge from the world, seemed a heaven to him.


On this page you'll find 67 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to heaven, such as: immortality, nirvana, paradise, promised land, afterworld, and arcadia.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.