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    1. It is translated "made him governor" (Acts 7:10) and "ordain elders" (Titus 1:s)

    2. things that are wanting, and ordain elders in every city, as I had appointed thee” (Titus 1:5)

    3. 23 And you, Esdras, according to the wisdom of God ordain judges and justices, that

    4. uprightly; therefore mercifully ordain that we may become aged together

    5. day we ordain you to be the high priest of your nation, and to be called the king's friend; and with all of it he sent him a purple robe

    6. The Tea Parties remind the nation that it was “We the People” who did ordain and establish a Constitution to replace the face of tyranny

    7. 23 And you Ezdras according to the wisdom of God ordain judges and justices that they may judge in all Syria and Phenice all those who know the law of your God; and those who know it not you shall teach

    8. 49 Then did you ordain two living creatures the one you called Enoch and the other Leviathan; 50 And did separate the one from the other for the seventh part namely where the water was gathered together might not hold them both

    9. 7 And now O Lord I take not this my sister for lush but uprightly; therefore mercifully ordain that we may become aged together

    10. 20 What for now this day we ordain you to be the high priest of your nation and to be called the king's friend; and with all of it he sent him a purple robe and a crown of gold; and require you to take our part and keep friendship with us

    11. 2 Before they began this first two weeks of service, Jesus announced to them that he desired to ordain twelve apostles to continue the work of the kingdom after his departure and authorized each of them to choose one man from among his early converts for membership in the projected corps of apostles

    12. We will remain here by the sea two weeks and fish or do whatever our hands find to do; and in the meantime, under the guidance of Andrew, the first chosen apostle, you shall so organize yourselves as to provide for everything needful in your future work, both for the present personal ministry and also when I shall subsequently ordain you to preach the gospel and instruct believers

    13. as that did God for me ordain

    14. At this time only the Sanhedrin could ordain an elder or teacher, and such a ceremony had to take place in the presence of at least three persons who had previously been so ordained

    15. me, ordain that for me and then make me satisfied with it

    16. We certainly know that at least many of the bible characters were ordain, if you will, by God to live a specific life in a specific way, such as John the Baptist, Joseph, Judas, Abraham, Moses, even Jesus, and many, many more

    17. But it’s naïve to think it’s the God’s Will for He didn’t ordain veiling of the Jewish and the Christian women

    18. Ordain: This word relates to a variety of ideas such as God's work and providence; the appointment to an office or a task; and the establishment of laws, principles, places, or observances

    19. And they said, "Our Lord, why did You ordain fighting for us? If only You would postpone it for us for a short while

    20. Don Quixote held his peace and said no more, calmly awaiting the reply of the beauteous princess, who, with commanding dignity and in a style adapted to Don Quixote's own, replied to him in these words, "I give you thanks, sir knight, for the eagerness you, like a good knight to whom it is a natural obligation to succour the orphan and the needy, display to afford me aid in my sore trouble; and heaven grant that your wishes and mine may be realised, so that you may see that there are women in this world capable of gratitude; as to my departure, let it be forthwith, for I have no will but yours; dispose of me entirely in accordance with your good pleasure; for she who has once entrusted to you the defence of her person, and placed in your hands the recovery of her dominions, must not think of offering opposition to that which your wisdom may ordain

    21. The judicial Power of the United States, shall be vested in one supreme Court, and in such inferior Courts as the Congress may from time to time ordain and establish

    22. shortened the training for priests, but you still can’t ordain them fast enough to keep up with deaths from the

    23. And it was then that Christ preached His doctrine, which not only embodied the principle of non-resistance, but which revealed a new conception of life, of which the application to social life would lead to the suppression of strife among men, not by obliging one class to yield to whatsoever authority shall ordain, but by forbidding all men, and especially those in power, to employ violence against others

    24. In the 3d article it is said, "the judicial power of the United States shall be vested in one Supreme Court, and in such inferior courts as the Congress may from time to time ordain and establish

    25. " The discretion, which is here given to Congress, is confined to the inferior courts, which it may from time to time ordain and establish, and not to the Supreme Court

    26. "We, the people of the United States, in order to form a more perfect union, establish justice, insure domestic tranquillity, provide for the common defence, promote the general welfare, and secure the blessings of liberty to ourselves and our posterity; do ordain and establish this constitution for the United States of America

    1. The word "ordained" in (Acts 14:23) means to appoint without a vote whereas in (II Corinthians 8:19) it (chosen) means

    2. in Acts 14:23; "And when they had ordained them elders in every church, and had prayed with fasting, they commended them to the Lord on whom they believed

    3. blessings in Jesus Christ does not mean that the roles God has ordained for them in His

    4. principles of headship as ordained by God Himself

    5. Let us respect the authority of God's Word! Let us respect the roles God has ordained for

    6. Luke tells us, “And when they had ordained them elders in every church, and had prayed

    7. There are some people who even believe that every thing is ordained

    8. God has ordained it that this would be the crux of the true faith

    9. He might not have ever been truly ordained as a minister, he might not have even believed as a mortal, but over the centuries of this expedition Arthur had become as sincere in his faith as any saint

    10. For there are certain men crept in unawares, who were before of old ordained to this

    11. by that man whom he hath ordained; whereof he hath given assurance unto all men, in

    12. works, which God has before ordained that we should walk in

    13. Blest is the man ordained our voice to hear,

    14. God has ordained to have immortality (2 Timothy 1:10, Romans 2:7), the rest are

    15. Most religions espouse purposes ordained by a Higher Power

    16. To prevent any oppression by those bye-laws, it was by the same act ordained, that if any seven members of the company conceived themselves aggrieved by any bye-law which should be enacted after the passing of this act, they might appeal to the board of trade and plantations (to the authority of which a committee of the privy council has now succeeded), provided such appeal was brought within twelve months after the bye-law was enacted; and that, if any seven members conceived themselves aggrieved by any bye-law which had been enacted before the passing of this act, they might bring a like appeal, provided it was within twelve months after the day on which this act was to take place

    17. ordained elders to have governmental authority over

    18. “Because he hath appointed a , in the which he will judge the world in righteousness by that man whom he hath ordained” (Acts 17:31)

    19. The same principle holds that ―all men are created equal‖; that is to say, that each enjoys Equal (Natural) Rights as ordained by God, (however problematical in practice)

    20. What I‘m suggesting, however, is that men sexually orientated in that manner should never have been ordained to begin with

    21. It was ordained before the foundation of the world

    22. The only sense of belonging felt by some of the sinners was the longing for their mothers afterwards as we made sure that they understood their wickedness in making their fellow innocent cadets suffer on Sunday afternoons since God had ordained the seventh day as a day of rest, a command which had now been broken with their communist tendencies of sleeping in church

    23. but of God: the powers that be are ordained of God

    24. In spite of my negativity, I never broke the tie with the Church of Scotland and even though I often worshipped elsewhere or nowhere, I hung on assiduously to my “status” as an ordained minister through the Presbytery of Aberdeen

    25. It is now more than forty years since I was ordained to the Ministry of Word and Sacrament

    26. cook his food and hence has been ordained to solicit cooked food

    27. ordained all the activities of Shri Maharaj viz

    28. considered God and Anasuya’s creed ordained her to serve them as

    29. carry out one’s religious obligations as ordained by the scriptures,

    30. However, one should never abandon the conduct ordained by

    31. Where will it all end? In a “worst possible” scenario Man seems destined, or even ordained to eventually know almost enough about all of the nothing that surrounds him in any direction that he chooses to look to be impressed that this is all there is, but still he searches

    32. “I was ordained a minister at 17, put myself through undergraduate school and divinity school, through Harvard, then a congregation

    33. devised of his own heart; and ordained a feast to the children of Israel, and he offered on the altar, and burnt incense

    34. 5 And he put down the idolatrous priests, whom the kings of Judah had ordained to burn incense in the high places in the cities of

    35. executing the priest's office to the Lord, 15 And he ordained him priests for the high places, and for the demons, and for the calves

    36. offer the burnt offerings of the Lord, as it is written in the law of Moses, with rejoicing and with singing, as it was ordained by David

    37. the instruments ordained by David king of Israel

    38. Jud 1:4 For there are certain men crept in unawares, who were before of old ordained to this condemnation, ungodly men, turning the grace of our God into lasciviousness, and denying the only Lord God, and our Lord Jesus Christ

    39. 27 The Jews ordained, and took on them, and on their seed, and on all such as joined themselves to them, so as it should not fail, that

    40. 6 Therefore have we commanded, that all those who are signified in writing to you by Aman, who is ordained over the affairs, and is

    41. 9 That they will abolish the thing that you with your mouth has ordained, and destroy your inheritance, and stop the mouth of those

    42. 2Kin 23:5 And he put down the idolatrous priests, whom the kings of Judah had ordained to burn incense in the high places in the cities of Judah, and in the places round about Jerusalem; them also that burned incense unto Baal, to the sun, and to the moon, and to the planets, and to all the host of heaven

    43. 2 Out of the mouth of babes and sucklings have you ordained strength because of your enemies, that you might still the enemy and

    44. 3 When I consider your heavens, the work of your fingers, the moon and the stars, which you have ordained;

    45. 5 This he ordained in Joseph for a testimony, when he went out through the land of Egypt: where I heard a language that I understood

    46. 17 There will I make the horn of David to bud; I have ordained a lamp for my anointed

    47. 33 For Tophet is ordained of old; yes, for the king it is prepared; he has made

    48. belly I knew you; and before you came out out of the womb I sanctified you, and I ordained you a prophet to the nations

    49. ordained to destroy the wise men of Babylon; he went and said so to him; Destroy not the wise men of Babylon: bring me in before

    50. you have ordained them for judgment; and, O mighty God, you have established them for correction

    1. In the matter of appointing or ordaining those men who are found qualified

    2. Do not doubt the love of the Father just because some just and wise law of his ordaining chances to afflict you because you have innocently or deliberately transgressed such a divine ordinance

    3. I contend that the laity ought to have a part, and voice, and hand, and vote, in everything that the Church says and does, except ordaining and ministering in the congregation

    4. The verdict associates it self with how accumulated knowledge can be deceiving or ordaining

    5. In this sense, you are able to attain the aim of ordaining prayer

    6. Upon occasion of the ordaining of ministers

    7. There was already talk of easing the requirements for priests, and ordaining under-twenty-fives and even illegitimate men

    8. Torture was then so rooted in the practice of justice that the beneficial ukase[51] ordaining its abolition remained a long time of none effect

    1. It therefore ordains, that all servants and labourers should, for the future, be contented with the same wages and liveries (liveries in those times signified not only clothes, but provisions) which they had been accustomed to receive in the 20th year of the king, and the four preceding years; that, upon this account, their livery-wheat should nowhere be estimated higher than tenpence a-bushel, and that it should always be in the option of the master to deliver them either the wheat or the money

    2. 13 He has also prepared for him the instruments of death; he ordains his arrows against the persecutors

    3. Q: Is it destiny that ordains?

    4. It’s true that the Quran ordains that man should treat his wives equally

    5. And ironically, it is his dual attitude towards women that denies the fair sex of Islam the feel-good that a normal socializing would have afforded them! Though the medieval man’s attitude towards women was no different from that of Muhammad, the burkha that Islam ordains them, deprives them whatever little freedom their sisters of other faiths have! Thus, if the globe were to become an umma as Muhammad had dreamed, and should its mullahs come to reign, as they would in such an eventuality, half of it would be reduced to walking tents for all that

    6. For this reason the Jaintheology ordains not to torture anybody

    7. There is, however, another side of this, that of which Mary considers while walking—that this place, this land called Wraethworld, may not necessarily have a Man in the Sky, a Something or Other that Ordains and Defines it All

    8. ordains that, after death, his body should be cast into the loathsome val ey of Hinnom

    9. I am, therefore, in a measure constrained to follow that road, and by it I must travel in spite of all the world, and it will be labour in vain for you to urge me to resist what heaven wills, fate ordains, reason requires, and, above all, my own inclination favours; for knowing as I do the countless toils that are the accompaniments of knight-errantry, I know, too, the infinite blessings that are attained by it; I know that the path of virtue is very narrow, and the road of vice broad and spacious; I know their ends and goals are different, for the broad and easy road of vice ends in death, and the narrow and toilsome one of virtue in life, and not transitory life, but in that which has no end; I know, as our great Castilian poet says, that--

    10. But I agree, he replied; for I suppose that you mean to exclude mere uninstructed courage, such as that of a wild beast or of a slave--this, in your opinion, is not the courage which the law ordains, and ought to have another name

    11. the work, ordains the instrument

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    Synonyms for "ordain"

    ordain consecrate order ordinate enact dictate foreordain command determine prescribe install call institute destine establish elect nominate intend fate predestine predetermine commission constitute appoint frock delegate invest

    "ordain" definitions

    order by virtue of superior authority; decree

    appoint to a clerical posts

    invest with ministerial or priestly authority

    issue an order