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Definition of Atonement

Atonement
Atonement A*tone"ment, n. Day of Atonement (Jewish Antiq.), the only fast day of the Mosaic ritual, celebrated on the tenth day of the seventh month (Tisri), according to the rites described in Leviticus xvi. Atrium A"tri*um, n. (Anat.) A cavity, entrance, or passage; as, the atrium, or atrial cavity, in the body wall of the amphioxus; an atrium of the infundibula of the lungs, etc.
Atonement
Atonement A*tone"ment, n. 1. (Literally, a setting at one.) Reconciliation; restoration of friendly relations; agreement; concord. [Archaic] By whom we have now received the atonement. --Rom. v. 11. He desires to make atonement Betwixt the Duke of Gloucester and your brothers. --Shak. 2. Satisfaction or reparation made by giving an equivalent for an injury, or by doing of suffering that which will be received in satisfaction for an offense or injury; expiation; amends; -- with for. Specifically, in theology: The expiation of sin made by the obedience, personal suffering, and death of Christ. When a man has been guilty of any vice, the best atonement be can make for it is, to warn others. --Spectator. The Phocians behaved with, so much gallantry, that they were thought to have made a sufficient atonement for their former offense. --Potter.

Meaning of Atonement from wikipedia

- Atonement (also atoning, to atone) is the concept of a person taking action to correct previous wrongdoing on their part, either through direct action...
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- atoned for by Jesus's death. Calvinists do not believe, however, that the atonement is limited in its value or power, but rather that the atonement is...
- הכיפורים), also known as the Day of Atonement, is the holiest day of the year in Judaism. Its central themes are atonement and repentance. Jews traditionally...
- Atonement is a 2001 British metafiction novel written by Ian McEwan concerning the understanding of and responding to the need for personal atonement...
- In Mormonism, blood atonement is a controversial doctrine which teaches the view that the atonement of Jesus does not apply because some crimes are extremely...
- atonement, also called vicarious atonement, is the idea that Jesus died "for us," as propagated by the cl****ic and objective paradigms of atonement in...
- Day of Atonement, the biblical/Jewish observance Atonement in Christianity Atonement (governmental view) Atonement (moral influence view) Atonement (penal...
- "Killswitch EngageAtonement (Album Review)". Wall of Sound. Retrieved August 13, 2019. "Killswitch Engage Announce 'Atonement'". Metal Blade. June...
- us) and substitutionary atonement (Christ suffers for us). Both affirm the substitutionary and vicarious nature of the atonement, but penal substitution...
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