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Definition of Holiness

Holiness

  1. The state or quality of being holy; perfect moral integrity or purity; freedom from sin; sanctity; innocence.
  2. The state of being hallowed, or consecrated to God or to his worship; sacredness.

Holiness Quotations

To desire and expect nothing for oneself and to have profound sympathy for others is genuine holiness. - Ivan Turgenev
To desire and expect nothing for oneself and to have profound sympathy for others is genuine holiness.
Ivan Turgenev

We are 100 percent responsible for the pursuit of holiness, but at the same time we are 100 percent dependent upon the Holy Spirit to enable us in that pursuit. The pursuit of holiness is not a pull-yourself-up-by-your-own-bootstraps approach to the Christian life.
Jerry Bridges

I am certain of nothing but the holiness of the heart's affections, and the truth of imagination.
John Keats

Let your daughter have first of all the book of Psalms for holiness of heart, and be instructed in the Proverbs of Solomon for her godly life.
St. Jerome

In our era, the road to holiness necessarily passes through the world of action.
Robert Green Ingersoll
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Holiness Translations

holiness in Norwegian is hellighet
holiness in Spanish is santidad
holiness in Swedish is helighet
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