Examples of beatitude in a Sentence
not from earthly riches but from the milk of human kindness comes true beatitude
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Some conservative Catholics on social media responded with ridicule to headlines saying that Francis had proposed six new Beatitudes.
Hearing Jesus deliver the beatitudes, Judas mutters disbelieving asides.
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Synonymshappiness, blessedness, bliss, blissfulness, felicity, gladness, joy, warm fuzzies
Antonymscalamity, ill-being, misery, sadness, unhappiness, wretchedness
Related Wordselatedness, elation, exhilaration, exultation, high, intoxication; ecstasy, euphoria, glory, heaven, nirvana, paradise, rapture, rapturousness, ravishment, seventh heaven, transport; delectation, delight, enjoyment, pleasure; cheer, cheerfulness, comfort, exuberance, gaiety (also gayety), gladsomeness, glee, gleefulness, jocundity, jollity, joyfulness, joyousness, jubilance, jubilation, lightheartedness, merriness, mirth; content, contentedness, gratification, satisfaction, triumph
Near Antonymsagony, anguish, desolation, joylessness, sorrow, sufferance, woe, woefulness; blues, cheerlessness, dejection, depression, desolateness, despondency, disheartenment, dispiritedness, doldrums, downheartedness, gloom, gloominess, melancholy, mournfulness, plaintiveness; Gehenna, hell, purgatory
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