faith

01. Her [faith] in God helped her through difficult times.
02. The old dog remained always [faithful] to its master.
03. His accusation of [unfaithfulness] caused her a great deal of pain.
04. His [faith] in God was shaken by the death of his son in an accident caused by a drunk driver.
05. Many people in this country have lost [faith] in the democratic process.
06. He remained [faithful] to his company for 20 years, and then they laid him off to save a few bucks.
07. He has voted [faithfully] for the same party all of his life, despite scandals, broken promises and failed policies.
08. Henry H. Haskins once said that he who loses money loses much, and he who loses a friend loses more, but he who loses [faith] loses all.
09. William Hazlitt once remarked that if you think you can win, you can win because [faith] is necessary to victory.
10. There is a Jewish proverb which observes that he who finds a [faithful] friend, finds a treasure.
11. Studies show that Protestants and Jews married to Catholics have sex more frequently than those married to members of their own [faith].
12. The President told reporters he had complete [faith] in his military advisors.
13. Muslims believe that their religion is one complete [faith] created through the continuation of the beliefs of Christianity and Judaism.
14. In the culture of Zaire, women are expected to be [faithful], but men can have many wives or girlfriends.
15. About 1 billion people worldwide follow the Catholic [faith].
16. The Koran states that the only true [faith] in God's sight is Islam.
17. In Haiti, Voodoo healers cure people with herbs, [faith] healing and with western medicine.
18. The earliest Christian communities grew steadily and spread their [faith] to all parts of the Roman Empire.
19. Orestes plotted with his sister Electra to punish their mother for being [unfaithful] to their father, Agamemnon.

Grammatical examples in English. 2013.

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  • Faith — is a belief in the trustworthiness of an idea. Formal usage of the word faith is usually reserved for concepts of religion, as in theology, where it almost universally refers to a trusting belief in a transcendent reality, or else in a Supreme… …   Wikipedia

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  • Faith —    Faith is in general the persuasion of the mind that a certain statement is true (Phil. 1:27; 2 Thess. 2:13). Its primary idea is trust. A thing is true, and therefore worthy of trust. It admits of many degrees up to full assurance of faith, in …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • faith — W2 [feıθ] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(trust/confidence in somebody/something)¦ 2¦(religion)¦ 3 break faith with somebody/something 4 keep faith with somebody/something 5 good faith 6 bad faith 7 an act of faith ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1200 1300; : Old French; Origin:… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Faith — (f[=a]th), n. [OE. feith, fayth, fay, OF. feid, feit, fei, F. foi, fr. L. fides; akin to fidere to trust, Gr. pei qein to persuade. The ending th is perhaps due to the influence of such words as truth, health, wealth. See {Bid}, {Bide}, and cf.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • faith — [ feıθ ] noun *** 1. ) uncount strong belief in or trust of someone or something: have faith in: I m delighted to know you have such faith in me. lose faith in: The public have lost faith in what the government is doing. put your faith in… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Faith — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Faith (en castellano: fe) puede referirse a: Música Faith (1981), álbum de la banda británica The Cure; Faith (1987), álbum de George Michael; Faith (1987), canción de George Michael; Faith (2003), canción de Celine… …   Wikipedia Español

  • faith — [fāth] n. [ME feith < OFr feid, fei < L fides, confidence, belief (in LL(Ec), the Christian religion) < fidere, to trust < IE base * bheidh , to urge, be convinced > BIDE, Gr peithein, to persuade, L foedus, a compact] 1.… …   English World dictionary

  • faith — n 1 a: allegiance or loyalty to a duty or a person b: sincerity or honesty of intentions see also bad faith, good faith 2: fidelity to one s promises and obligations …   Law dictionary

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