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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
(v. t.) To overwhelm by argument; to refute conclusively; to prove or show to be false or defective; to overcome; to silence.
1246. diakatelegchomai -- to confute completely
... to confute completely. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: diakatelegchomai Phonetic
Spelling: (dee-ak-at-el-eng'-khom-ahee) Short Definition: I utterly ...
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1651. elegcho -- to expose, convict, reprove
... convict, convince, rebuke, reprove. Of uncertain affinity; to confute, admonish --
convict, convince, tell a fault, rebuke, reprove. (elenxai) -- 1 Occurrence. ...
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He Proceeds to Confute the Work of Pelagius; He Refrains as yet ...
... A Treatise on nature and grace, against pelagius; Chapter 7 [VII.]"He Proceeds to
Confute the Work of Pelagius; He Refrains as Yet from Mentioning Pelagius ...
/.../augustine/anti-pelagian writings/chapter 7 vii he proceeds to.htm

Enough Has Been Said in These Remarks to Confute the Charge of ...
... Chapter XXVII. Enough has been said in these remarks to confute the charge
of treason against your� Enough has been said in these ...
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How, I Ask, Can You, Seeing that Your Commentaries Contain Such ...
... How, I ask, can you, seeing that your Commentaries contain such doctrines, put them
forward to prove your soundness in the faith, and to confute those ideas ...
/.../24 how i ask can.htm

He Proceeds against his Opponent with the Choicest Arguments, and ...
... If you were an assertor of the Arian or Sabellian heresy, and did not use your own
creed, I would still confute you by the authority of the holy Scriptures; I ...
/.../cassian/the seven books of john cassian /chapter v he proceeds against.htm

Letter Lxxxiii. From Pammachius and Oceanus.
... You will also confute and overthrow all statements in the sheets which we have sent
to your holiness that are ignorantly made or contradict the Catholic faith. ...
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Whether one Ought to Dispute with Unbelievers in Public?
... an unbeliever. On the other hand, it is praiseworthy to dispute about
the faith in order to confute errors, or for practice. On ...
/.../aquinas/summa theologica/whether one ought to dispute.htm

Charity and Rebuke.
... He goes to the hypocrites and Pharisees, He says, "Ye say ye are the children of
Abraham""(it was as difficult for Jesus Christ to confute the professors of ...
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Allegation 2 "We Teach that God Ordained Men to Hell-Fire, and ...
... second allegation. You think that you blunt and confute it by a distinction
in the second act of reprobation, but it is not so. For ...
/.../arminius/the works of james arminius vol 3/allegation 2 we teach that.htm

Letter cxliv. From Augustine to Optatus.
... go so far in maintaining the derivation of souls as to deny that they are made and
formed by God, you may use this argument as a weapon to confute them so far ...
/.../jerome/the principal works of st jerome/letter cxliv from augustine to.htm

It Frequently Happens that a Creature who is not Entirely Hardened ...
... suitable for establishing the slander, but have omitted and quite taken away those
things which, in the most manifest manner, betray and confute the calumny. ...
/.../arminius/the works of james arminius vol 1/article xxiii iii it frequently.htm

Confute (2 Occurrences)
... false or defective; to overcome; to silence. Multi-Version Concordance Confute
(2 Occurrences). Titus 1:9 holding -- according to the ...
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Convince (7 Occurrences)
... 2. (vt) To overcome by argument; to force to yield assent to truth; to satisfy
by proof. 3. (vt) To confute; to prove the fallacy of. ...
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Refute (6 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary (vt) To disprove and overthrow by argument, evidence,
or countervailing proof; to prove to be false or erroneous; to confute; as, to ...
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Reason (438 Occurrences)
... 6. (n.) Hence: To carry on a process of deduction or of induction, in order to convince
or to confute; to formulate and set forth propositions and the ...
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Confuted (2 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary (imp. & pp) of Confute. Multi-Version Concordance
Confuted (2 Occurrences). Acts 18:28 for he powerfully ...
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Control (88 Occurrences)
... parental control. 4. (vt) To check by a counter register or duplicate account;
to prove by counter statements; to confute. 5. (vt ...
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Convict (12 Occurrences)
... 5. (vt) To prove or show to be false; to confute; to refute. 6. (vt) To demonstrate
by proof or evidence; to prove. 7. (vt) To defeat; to doom to destruction. ...
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Confusion (71 Occurrences)

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Bible Concordance
Confute (2 Occurrences)

Titus 1:9 holding -- according to the teaching -- to the stedfast word, that he may be able also to exhort in the sound teaching, and the gainsayers to convict;
(See RSV)

Isaiah 54:17 No weapon that is formed against thee shall prosper; and every tongue that shall rise against thee in judgment thou shalt condemn. This is the heritage of the servants of the LORD, and their due reward from Me, saith the LORD.
(See RSV)



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