Holy One of God

Jesus is thus addressed by a demoniac (Mark 1:24) in virtue of supernatural knowledge, and by Peter (John 6:69). The term is applied to the prophet Elisha (2 Kgs. 4:9) and so was not in the OT a Messianic title, but seems to have been used of Jesus by the early Church (Acts 3:14).

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  • holy one — noun 1. capitalized H&O : god II a(1) the Lord, the Holy One of Israel Isa 10:20 (Revised Standard Version) 2. often capitalized H&O : angel and behold, a watcher, a holy one, came down …   Useful english dictionary

  • Holy One — Holy Ho ly, a. [Compar. {Holier}; superl. {Holiest}.] [OE. holi, hali, AS. h[=a]lig, fr. h[ae]l health, salvation, happiness, fr. h[=a]l whole, well; akin to OS. h?lag, D. & G. heilig, OHG. heilac, Dan. hellig, Sw. helig, Icel. heilagr. See… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Holy One — God, The Creator …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Holy One of Israel — A title for the God of Israel often used in all parts of the book of Isaiah (e.g. Isa. 41:14) affirming the absolute separation of God from humanity, but also his special relationship to the nation of Israel …   Dictionary of the Bible

  • Holy One — 1. God. Isa. 10:20. 2. Jesus Christ, esp. as the Messiah. Mark 1:24; Acts 3:14. [1525 35] * * * …   Universalium

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  • Most Holy Church of God in Christ Jesus — Kabanalbanalang Iglesia ng Dios kay Kristo Hesus The official seal used by the Church in Filipino Classification Restorationism, Independent Orientation Nontrinitarianism L …   Wikipedia


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