a very thin, strong, opaque rag paper often used for Bibles, prayer books, dictionaries, and the like.
a thin tough opaque paper used for Bibles, prayer books, and reference books
(not in technical usage) another name for India paper
- Bible school
a school or organized study program primarily devoted to Biblical or religious teaching, as a Sunday school, church study group, etc. Historical Examples The Angel of the Gila: Cora Marsland The Bible Story Rev. Newton Marshall Hall The Bible Story Rev. Newton Marshall Hall The Angel of the Gila: Cora Marsland The Angel of the […]
- Bible society
a Christian organization devoted to the printing and distribution of the Bible. Contemporary Examples Christians Under Attack Mike Giglio, Sophia Jones August 14, 2013 Historical Examples A Letter to the Right Hon. Lord Bexley Francis Cunningham Letters of George Borrow George Borrow A History of the Cambridge University Press S. C. Roberts Lady Into Fox […]
an evangelist or other person who quotes the Bible frequently, especially as a means of exhortation or rebuke. Contemporary Examples ‘Beautiful Creatures’: 14 Notable Differences From the Book to the Screen Jean Trinh February 14, 2013 noun (slang) an enthusiastic or aggressive exponent of the Bible Also called Bible-basher, Bible-pounder, Bible-puncher n.
an evangelist or other person who quotes the Bible frequently, especially as a means of exhortation or rebuke. Contemporary Examples ‘7th Heaven’ Dad Stephen Collins and the Christian Right’s Real Morality Tale Amanda Marcotte October 7, 2014 Sympathy for the Devils: Scenes From the Social Conservative Collapse Olivia Nuzzi June 20, 2014 How Will African-American […]