Celestial City

  1. the goal of Christian's journey in Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress; the heavenly Jerusalem.

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How to use Celestial City in a sentence

  • O my friend, I can almost see the light of the Celestial City shining through that ten dollars,and you talk about a silk cape!

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  • He cannot be bribed, even by the blazing stones of the Celestial City.

    Orthodoxy | G. K. Chesterton
  • All those who have through toil and pain entered into citizenship in the Celestial City will tell you that.

    War and the Weird | Forbes Phillips
  • I shall close this little volume by telling you of two such, now inhabitants of the better Celestial City.

  • Their vehement faith would turn to literal meaning the Psalmists dream of the Celestial City.

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