- the act of setting oneself to a task or vocation without ordination by others or by a religious body.
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Examples from the Web for self-consecration
Our self-consecration is not to be occasional, but continual and habitual.The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Leviticus
S H Kellogg
Add to your mental culture faith in Him, and the self-consecration of the Christian heart.Conversation
Andrew P. Peabody
But there is another form of self-consecration which is yet more essential, and which is universal.
So from week to week and from month to month the self-consecration grew more complete—the self-forgetfulness more perfect.Woman's Work in the Civil War
Linus Pierpont Brockett
Then there should come that self-consecration by which response is made to the claim of God.The Expositor's Bible:The Book of Numbers
Robert A. Watson