mediatorship

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The office, position, or function of a mediator.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The office or character of a mediator.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The office or character of a mediator.

Etymologies

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mediator +‎ -ship

Examples

  • In my recollection, a potential president tries to demonstrate a record of leadership, not of mediatorship.

    BARACK OBAMA: A MEDIATOR OR A LEADER?

  • Judaical church, the meaning and intendment of the types attended therewith, the offices that men were consecrated unto thereby, are at the bottom of this expression; nearer the unction of Jesus Christ (from whence he is called Messiah, and the Christ, the whole performance of his office of mediatorship being called also his anointing, Dan.ix. 24, as to his furnishment for it), concurs hereunto.

    Of Communion with God the Father, Son and Holy Ghost

  • This is certain, that they whom the apostle here condemns, did not hold the head, (ver. 19,) that is, Jesus Christ, and his mediatorship; and therefore what he writes here no way touches the Catholic doctrine and practice, of desiring our good angels to pray to God for us, through Jesus Christ.

    The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Complete

  • Jesus Christ, and his mediatorship; and therefore what he writes here no way touches the Catholic doctrine and practice, of desiring our good angels to pray to God for us, through Jesus Christ.

    The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Complete The Challoner Revision

  • As St. Paul himself often desired the help of the prayers of the faithful, without any injury to the mediatorship of Jesus Christ.

    The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Book 61: 1 Timothy The Challoner Revision

  • Such was the worship, that many of the philosophers (against whom St. Paul speaks, ver. 8) paid to angels or demons, by sacrificing to them, as carriers of intelligence betwixt God and men; pretending humility in so doing, as if God was too great to be addressed by men; and setting aside the mediatorship of Jesus Christ, who is the head both of angels and men.

    The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Complete

  • Such was the worship, that many of the philosophers (against whom St. Paul speaks, ver. 8) paid to angels or demons, by sacrificing to them, as carriers of intelligence betwixt God and men; pretending humility in so doing, as if God was too great to be addressed by men; and setting aside the mediatorship of Jesus Christ, who is the head both of angels and men.

    The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Complete The Challoner Revision

  • This opening of the floodgates of heaven was a type of the way that shall be made for the justice of God upon ungodly men, when Christ has laid aside his mediatorship; for he indeed is the sluice that stops this justice of God from its dealing according to its infinite power and severity with men.

    The Riches of Bunyan

  • As St. Paul himself often desired the help of the prayers of the faithful, without any injury to the mediatorship of Jesus Christ.

    The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Complete The Challoner Revision

  • As St. Paul himself often desired the help of the prayers of the faithful, without any injury to the mediatorship of Jesus Christ.

    The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Complete

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