Origin of scriptural
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The scriptural Moses is defined by his frailties, his inability to act.
The examination morphed into a far-reaching conversation between Bryan and Darrow on scriptural interpretation.The Scopes Monkey Trial 2.0: It’s Not About the Stupid Science-Deniers|Michael Schulson|July 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Here is one place where I wish liberals were more conversant and comfortable speaking in religious and scriptural contexts.
Did it take a crucial bit of scriptural or intellectual evidence in addition to your personal experience?Bishop Gene Robinson on His New Book ‘God Believes in Love’ & More|David Sessions|September 21, 2012|DAILY BEAST
He admitted that he uses a version of the "Inconvenient Truth" slide show that is "filled with scriptural references."
Do we not have irreconcilable contradictions in these Scriptural passages?The Syrian Christ|Abraham Mitrie Rihbany
In the very beginning of the Scriptural books we find a reference to the Pethen.Bible Animals;|J. G. Wood
Besides this he wrote some dramas on scriptural subjects, and an account of the trial and death of Sir John Oldcastle.A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature|John W. Cousin
But the Snake, proud of his ancient eminence in Scriptural history, was strictly orthodox, and did not accept the scientific view.Fantastic Fables|Ambrose Bierce
This scriptural reference came in so aptly that I could see several ladies nodding complacently.A Woman of Genius|Mary Austin
1640s, from Modern Latin scripturalis, from Latin scriptura (see scripture). Related: Scripturally.