Definition of scriptural
: of, relating to, contained in, or according to a sacred writing; especially : biblical
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The study committee was asked to put together a scriptural analysis of the question of women in the church and compile a list of recommendations.
Sunni Islam's greatest contemporary authority, Sheikh Abdullah bin Bayyah, has repeatedly highlighted this fact with scriptural evidence.
In the early debate about scriptural interpretation, Pastor Paul pretty clearly seems to have the upper hand.
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