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2135. eunouchos -- a eunuch
... a) a chamberlain, keeper of the bed-chamber of an eastern potentate, eunuch, (b)
a eunuch, castrated person, or one who voluntarily abstains from marriage. ...
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She, on the Prohibition of Ambrose, Abstains from Honouring the ...
... Book VI. Chapter II."She, on the Prohibition of Ambrose, Abstains from
Honouring the Memory of the Martyrs. 2. When, therefore ...
/.../the confessions and letters of st/chapter ii she on the prohibition.htm

Whether virginity is Unlawful?
... Now virginity declines from the mean of virtue, since it abstains from
all venereal pleasures: for the Philosopher says (Ethic. ...
/.../aquinas/summa theologica/whether virginity is unlawful.htm

Of Justice, Wisdom, and Folly.
... ignorant. But the just man abstains from all fault, because he cannot do
otherwise, although he has the knowledge of right and wrong. ...
/.../lactantius/the divine institutes/chap xviii of justice wisdom and.htm

1 Cor. x. 25
... For he who makes scrupulous enquiry doth so as being in dread: but he who, on hearing
the fact, abstains, abstains as out of contempt and hatred and aversion. ...
/.../homilies on the epistles of paul to the corinthians/homily xxv 1 cor x.htm

Whether Moral virtues Observe the Mean?
... Now some moral virtues are perfected by tending to something extreme; thus virginity,
which abstains from all sexual pleasure, observes the extreme, and is the ...
/.../aquinas/summa theologica/whether moral virtues observe the.htm

The Almost Christian
... to the day of redemption.". 5. He abstains from "wine wherein is excess";
from revellings and gluttony. He avoids, as much as in ...
/.../wesley/sermons on several occasions/sermon 2 the almost christian.htm

Discussion of the Subject of Permission
... He, who steals, sins in committing a forbidden act; he, who abstains from theft,
that his iniquity may be covered for the time and may afterwards more deeply ...
/.../arminius/the works of james arminius vol 3/discussion of the subject of.htm

Of the Punishment of Faults, that it Cannot Take Place Without ...
... For if slaves shall perceive that their master uses violence when he is not angry,
and abstains from violence [1760] when he is angry, it is evident that they ...
/.../chap xviii of the punishment of.htm

Tertullian Refers Again to the Question of the Origin of all These ...
... But how far more praiseworthy (the servant) who abstains entirely; who
has a wholesome fear [243] even of his lord's indulgence! ...
/.../tertullian/on the apparel of women/chapter x tertullian refers again to.htm

The Second Epistle General of Peter
... The writer abstains from copying the designation of the apostle contained in 1 Peter,
and does not record the words spoken from heaven at the Transfiguration ...
/.../pullan/the books of the new testament/chapter xxii the second epistle.htm

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Abstains (2 Occurrences)
... Multi-Version Concordance Abstains (2 Occurrences). Romans 14:3 Let not
him who eats certain food look down upon him who abstains...
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Fault (42 Occurrences)
... Romans 14:3 Let not him who eats certain food look down upon him who abstains from
it, nor him who abstains from it find fault with him who eats it; for God ...
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Faster (2 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary (n.) One who abstains from food. Multi-Version
Concordance Faster (2 Occurrences). John 20:4 but the other ...
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Continency (1 Occurrence)
... 9:25, and translated "is temperate" (the King James Version and the English Revised
Version) of the athlete who during the period of training abstains from all ...
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Abstaining (1 Occurrence)

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Abstemiousness (1 Occurrence)

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Concordance
Abstains (2 Occurrences)

Romans 14:3
Let not him who eats certain food look down upon him who abstains from it, nor him who abstains from it find fault with him who eats it; for God has received both of them.
(WEY RSV)

Romans 14:6
He who observes the day, observes it to the Lord; and he who does not observe the day, to the Lord he does not observe it. He who eats, eats to the Lord, for he gives God thanks. He who doesn't eat, to the Lord he doesn't eat, and gives God thanks.
(See RSV NIV)

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