Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. becoming of a Christian.
  • adv. In a Christian fashion.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a manner becoming the principles of the Christian religion.
  • adj. Christianlike.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Christian-like; becoming or befitting a Christian.
  • In a Christian manner; in a manner consistent with the principles of the Christian religion or the profession of that religion.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. becoming to or like a Christian

Etymologies

Christian +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • First, let me just say that to assert "Christianly" thoughts on the topics of Islam, Muslims, and the Ground-Zero mosque is by no means to suggest that this is the authoritative biblical view on these matters.

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  • This is just one way to keep congregants informed on both speaking critically about issues and talking "Christianly" about issues.

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  • Rand Paul and Jack Conway meanwhile exchanged big ol 'hunks of Christianly love over the sacred Aqua Buddha.

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  • This offense is the highest intensification of sin, something that is usually overlooked because the opposites are not construed Christianly as being sin/faith (Kierkegaard, 129ff).

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  • Rand Paul and Jack Conway meanwhile exchanged big ol' hunks of Christianly love over the sacred Aqua Buddha.

    HUFFPOST HILL - OCTOBER 18TH, 2010

  • To be Christianly free is to be able to feel secure in what you are rather than what you have done, because God's love is not measured in proportion to achievement.

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  • In my opinion, however, when these authors say "Scriptures," they really mean the Bible read Christianly, the Bible read as Christian Scripture.

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  • It is certainly not easy to live Christianly in contemporary western society.

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  • But we rarely teach them how to handle medical ethics, or corporate pressure to work ridiculous hours, how to balance the demands of career advancement against a whole family life, how to deal Christianly with justice issues thrown up by globalization and so on.

    Equipping the lay missions force

  • So I want to see people across the road there, acting on their Christianly-informed consciences when they vote.

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