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(n.) Quality or state of being strict.
195. akribeia -- exactness
... exactness. Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine Transliteration: akribeia Phonetic Spelling:
(ak-ree'-bi-ah) Short Definition: strictness, accuracy Definition ...
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The Answer on the Way to Keep Control Over Abstinence.
... consult not the opinions of other people but our own conscience, that interval for
refreshment is sure not to interfere with our proper strictness, if only, as ...
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Of Abbot Chæremon and his Excuse About the Teaching which we ...
... face and on his walk (for though all his limbs had already failed and were dead
yet he had lost none of the severity of his previous strictness) when we humbly ...
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That those Need not Fear the Neighbourhood of their Kinsfolk, who ...
... But that you may be able fairly to measure the amount of your strength by a certain
test of strictness I will point out to you what was done by a certain old ...
/.../cassian/the conferences of john cassian/chapter ix that those need.htm

Homilies on S. Ignatius and S. Babylas.
... The teaching of the apostles which he gave proof of throughout, or his indifference
to this present life, or the strictness of his virtue, with which he ...
/.../chrysostom/on the priesthood/homilies on s ignatius and.htm

Question on the Religious State
... But strictness of observance is not that which is especially commendable in Religious
life, as S. Antony has already told us, and as is also said in Isaias[497 ...
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1 Timothy v. 8
... Strange! what strictness does he require of widows; almost as much as of the Bishop
himself. ... Such was Anna. Such strictness does he require of widows. ...
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Who is on the Lord's Side? Exodus 32:26.
... They are stiff even to moroseness. They are perfect pharisees, and carry everything
to the greatest extremes, so far as outward strictness is concerned. ...
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James ii. 8-13
... in the outward and formal; who, therefore, among the transgressions of the Law
(which they could not comprehend in its full majesty and strictness) made a ...
/.../neander/the epistle of james practically explained/james ii 13-aug.htm

Of the Founders who Originated the Order of Coenobites.
... and foreigners, and not only those who had accepted the faith of Christ, but even
those who were the leaders of the Church relaxed somewhat of that strictness. ...
/.../cassian/the conferences of john cassian/chapter v of the founders.htm

Epistle xxvi. To Romanus, Guardian (Defensorem).
... Although the law with reason allows not things that come into possession of the
Church to be alienated, yet sometimes the strictness of the rule should be ...
/.../the epistles of saint gregory the great/epistle xxvi to romanus guardian.htm

Strictness (1 Occurrence)
... Multi-Version Concordance Strictness (1 Occurrence). James 3:1 Let not many of you
be teachers, my brothers, knowing that we will receive heavier judgment. ...
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Severity (7 Occurrences)
... 2. (n.) Gravity or austerity; extreme strictness; rigor; harshness; as, the severity
of a reprimand or a reproof; severity of discipline or government ...
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Abstinence (2 Occurrences)
... 3. Degrees of Strictness in Abstinence: Individuals and sects differ greatly
in the degrees of strictness with which they observe fasts. ...
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Strictly (19 Occurrences)

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Lasciviousness (9 Occurrences)
... of the alpha privitive (negation) and Selge, a Pisidian city whose inhabitants
according to Thayer (New Testament Lexicon) "excelled in strictness of morals ...
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... is not a Biblical word. The idea, however, is Biblical, and in strictness
of speech exclusively Biblical. The realization of the ...
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Rigor (8 Occurrences)
... 7. (n.) Exactness without allowance, deviation, or indulgence; strictness; as, the
rigor of criticism; to execute a law with rigor; to enforce moral duties ...
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Religion (23 Occurrences)
... 4. (n.) Strictness of fidelity in conforming to any practice, as if it were
an enjoined rule of conduct. Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia. ...
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Everlasting (192 Occurrences)
... ev-er-last'-ing (olam, `adh; aidios, aionios): "Everlasting," in strictness, is
that which endures forever; either that which has no beginning and will have no ...
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Stride (2 Occurrences)

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Bible Concordance
Strictness (1 Occurrence)

James 3:1 Let not many of you be teachers, my brothers, knowing that we will receive heavier judgment.
(See RSV)



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