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gospel

noun

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the basic beliefs or guiding principles of a person or group
  • her private gospel is to do good cheerfully and without any expectation of reward

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The first known use of gospel was before the 12th century

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“Gospel.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gospel. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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