Also God·wards. toward God.


directed toward God.

Origin of Godward

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at God, -ward
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Examples from the Web for godward

Historical Examples of godward

  • But you are in God's keeping, and Godward should you ever look in danger and in trouble.

    The White Company

    Arthur Conan Doyle

  • Something in them was open to heaven, something which urged them Godward.

  • But it finds its expression in worship, for worship is the Godward aspect of life.

    Lux Mundi


  • It is the only way to keep the spirit Godward through them all.'

  • And the reason is not far to find; a double reason, Godward and Satanward.

    Quiet Talks on Prayer

    S. D. (Samuel Dickey) Gordon