an oath sworn on the Gospels
- Gospel of john
The genuineness of this Gospel, i.e., the fact that the apostle John was its author, is beyond all reasonable doubt. In recent times, from about 1820, many attempts have been made to impugn its genuineness, but without success. The design of John in writing this Gospel is stated by himself (John 20:31). It was at […]
noun A preacher; minister
[gos-puh l] /ˈgɒs pəl/ noun 1. the teachings of Jesus and the apostles; the Christian revelation. 2. the story of Christ’s life and teachings, especially as contained in the first four books of the New Testament, namely Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John. 3. (usually initial capital letter) any of these four books. 4. something regarded […]
noun 1. (in some Protestant churches) the left side of a church, facing the altar.