English 2 Honors
November 12, 2014
A- Close Antonym: Unholy (adjective): not holy; not sacred or hallowed.
Hallowed is holy, Unholy is not holy
D- Hallowed (Adjective)
1. Regarded as holy; venerated; sacred:
Our hallowed God is the most holy person ever.
“Hallowed” Dictionary.com-Dictionary, 2010
D- The word hallowed can be used in a positive and negative connotation. Positively you can use it by praying, or by showing your respects. Also, you could use it by worshipping your religion or trying to commit your life to someone/something. Negatively you can worship other things other than your religion without knowing just by idolizing that one thing too much and thinking about it too much, which makes you stop thinking about your religion or it leads you away from your religion. This results in the negative because you are sacred to the wrong things and would rather think about that one thing rather than what you worship.
I-Image C- Hallowed is found in the new testament of Matthew 6: 9-13, by many authors (There are many different answers people would give to who wrote it but I just am saying many wrote it). God says “9“This, then, is how you should pray: “‘Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name, 10 your kingdom come, your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven. 11 Give us today our daily bread. 12 And forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors. 13 And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from the evil one. In Matthew the author chose to use this word in the writing because it