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Definition of Blasphemy

Blasphemy
Blasphemy Blas"phe*my, n. [L. blasphemia, Gr. ?: cf. OF. blasphemie.] 1. An indignity offered to God in words, writing, or signs; impiously irreverent words or signs addressed to, or used in reference to, God; speaking evil of God; also, the act of claiming the attributes or prerogatives of deity. Note: When used generally in statutes or at common law, blasphemy is the use of irreverent words or signs in reference to the Supreme Being in such a way as to produce scandal or provoke violence. 2. Figuratively, of things held in high honor: Calumny; abuse; vilification. Punished for his blasphemy against learning. --Bacon.

Meaning of Blasphemy from wikipedia

- Blasphemy is the act of insulting or showing contempt or lack of reverence to a deity, or sacred objects, or toward something considered sacred or inviolable...
- A blasphemy law is a law prohibiting blasphemy, where blasphemy is the act of insulting or showing contempt or lack of reverence to a deity, or sacred...
- The ****stan Penal Code, the main criminal code of ****stan, punishes blasphemy (Urdu: قانون توہین رسالت‎) against any recognized religion, providing...
- Blasphemy in Islam is impious utterance or action concerning God, but is broader than in normal English usage, including not only the mocking or vilifying...
- sins which will not be forgiven by God. One eternal or unforgivable sin (blasphemy against the Holy Spirit) is specified in several p****ages of the Synoptic...
- Blasphemy are a Canadian black metal band based in Vancouver, British Columbia. Blasphemy formed in 1984. The band released a demo titled Blood Upon the...
- Overtures of Blasphemy is the twelfth studio album by American death metal band Deicide. It was released on September 14, 2018, through Century Media...
- Blasphemy Day, also known as International Blasphemy Day or International Blasphemy Rights Day, educates individuals and groups about blasphemy laws and...
- c. 1971), commonly known as Asia Bibi (آسیہ بی بی), was convicted of blasphemy by a ****stani court and was sentenced to death by hanging. In October...
- inviolable. Blasphemy may also refer to: Blasphemy, a novel by Tehmina Durrani Blasphemy (Preston novel), a 2008 techno-thriller novel Blasphemy (story collection)...
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