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living stones

noun
1.
any of various succulent plants of the genus Lithops, native to Africa, having solitary yellow or white flowers and thick leaves that resemble stones.
Also called lithops, stoneface, stone plant.
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  • They, too, are 'living stones,' because they come to the 'Stone' that is 'living.'

    Expositions of Holy Scripture

    Alexander Maclaren
  • As 'living stones' they, too, share in the life which flows from Him.

    Expositions of Holy Scripture

    Alexander Maclaren
  • Thus we have the living God, the living Stone, the living stones.

    The Assembly of God C. (Charles) H. (Henry) Mackintosh
  • Ye also, as living stones, are built up into a spiritual house.

    The Builders Joseph Fort Newton
  • The only difference is that children are living stones—marble that will last forever.

  • As He is "a living stone," they are "living stones;" as He is "a precious stone," they are "precious stones."

    Notes on the book of Exodus C. H. (Charles Henry) Mackintosh
  • Be sure the cement that must unite the living stones of the spiritual house is brotherly love and fervent charity.

    Stones of the Temple Walter Field
  • One charity doth join all together after the fashion of cement: and the living stones be bound together by the bond of peace.

  • Paul and Silas were really in trying circumstances; but they were there as living stones and holy priests.

    The Assembly of God C. (Charles) H. (Henry) Mackintosh
  • It may be supposed it is not a very grand church; but God looks at the living stones, and reads the heart.

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