second blessing
noun Date: 1891 sanctification as a second gift of the Holy Spirit that follows an initial experience of conversion

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • second blessing — noun : an experience of sanctification coming sometime after conversion as a second gift (as in holiness churches) of the Holy Spirit and adding to justification the power to live a holy life * * * Rom. Cath. Ch. an experience of sanctification… …   Useful english dictionary

  • second blessing — Rom. Cath. Ch. an experience of sanctification coming after conversion. [1925 30] * * * …   Universalium

  • second blessing —  Второе благословение …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • Second Coming of Christ — Second Coming redirects here. For other uses, see Second Coming (disambiguation). Part of a series on Eschatology …   Wikipedia

  • Second generation (disambiguation) — Second generation may refer to:* the generation following the one preceding it* History of video game consoles (second generation) (1976 1984) * Second generation immigrants ** Nisei, one of the second generation of people of Japanese descent in… …   Wikipedia

  • Blessing of the Bay — was the second seaworthy vessel built in what is now the United States, preceded only by the Virginia , a thirty ton pinnace built by the Popham Colony at the mouth of the Kennebec River, Maine, in 1607. The Blessing of the Bay , a thirty ton… …   Wikipedia

  • Blessing Ceremony of the Unification Church — The Blessing ceremony of the Unification Church is considered by the Unification Church to be the most important and central ceremony in a person’s spiritual life. The Blessing is given to married (or engaged) couples. Through it, members of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Blessing ceremony of the Unification Church — The Blessing ceremony of the Unification Church is a wedding or marriage rededication ceremony sponsored by the Unification Church. It is given to married (or engaged) couples. Through it, members of the Unification Church believe, the couple is… …   Wikipedia

  • Blessing of Moses — Luca Signorelli s fresco in the Sistine Chapel depicts the final episodes in Moses life. At the right of picture, Moses is speaking to the people. Not to be confused with Song of Moses. The Blessing of Moses is the name sometimes given to a poem …   Wikipedia

  • BLESSING AND CURSING — In the Bible these two antonyms have three meanings: (1) the invocation of good or evil; (2) good fortune or misfortune; and (3) the person or thing upon whom or which the fortune or misfortune falls. Thus the first meaning is best represented in …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”