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The first section of the Christian Testament scripture, comprising the books of of Matthew|Matthew, of Mark|Mark, of Luke|Luke and of John|John, concerned with the life, crucifixion, death, resurrection, and teachings of Jesus.
An account of the life, crucifixion, death, resurrection, and teachings of Jesus, generally written during the first several centuries of the Common Era.
A message expected to have positive reception or effect, one promoted as offering important (or even infallible) guiding principles.
1917, ''Oral Hygiene'', volume 7, section title:
- Spreading the gospel of dental hygiene in Vermont
That which is absolutely authoritative (gloss).
*1881, Saintsbury|George Saintsbury, ''Dryden''
- If any one thinks this expression hyperbolical, I shall only ask him to read Edipus, instead of taking the traditional witticisms about Lee for gospel.
To instruct in the gospel.
1606, (w), ''(w)''
- Are you so gospell'd to pray for this good man and for his issue, hose heavy hand hath bow'd you to the grave and beggar'd yours for ever?
(l); (l) (gloss)