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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: propitiation(0.01065 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to propitiation.
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: the act of placating and overcoming distrust and animosity
[syn: placation, conciliation]
2: the act of atoning for sin or wrongdoing (especially
appeasing a deity) [syn: expiation, atonement]
English → English (gcide)
Propitiation \Pro*pi`ti*a"tion\, n. [L. propitiatio: cf. F.
1. The act of appeasing the wrath and conciliating the favor
of an offended person; the act of making propitious.
2. (Theol.) That which propitiates; atonement or atoning
sacrifice; specifically, the influence or effects of the
death of Christ in appeasing the divine justice, and
conciliating the divine favor.
He [Jesus Christ] is the propitiation for our sins.
--1 John ii.