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charism

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noun, char·ism \ˈker-ˌi-zəm, ˈka-ˌri-\

Definition of charism

plural charismata play \kə-ˈriz-mə-tə; ˌker-iz-ˈmä-tə, ˌka-riz-\ or charisms

  1. :  an extraordinary power (as of healing) given a Christian by the Holy Spirit for the good of the church




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