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Bible-thumper

A derogatory term for a Christian considered aggressively evangelistic or excessively focused on the literal teachings of the Bible. Primarily heard in US. After Mary started spending more time with her church's youth group, her friends from school began to complain that she had become a bit of a Bible-thumper
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I am sure that there are a thousand different labels that might come to mind, "holy roller" and "Bible thumper" being just a few.
A sequel of sorts to Lawson Roby's Casting the First Stone, which first introduced readers to Curtis and Tanya Black, Too Much of a Good Thing delves even deeper into the life of the wayward Bible thumper. With a laundry list of memorable characters, including lonely and desperate women hoping to find a "good church man" for their husband, Too Much of a Good Thing will keep readers intrigued and perhaps even outraged.
For example, in the 1940s, Randi relates, a fire-and-brimstone Bible thumper offered his audiences spectacular performances and grand promises.
In a much gaudier carving, the "King of Hell" - yes, the Buddhists and Confucians of 19th century Korea believed in hell as deeply as any Bible thumper - sits astride what the catalog calls a "mythical animal" but which looks a lot to my unprofessional eye like a goggle-eyed horse.
Tweet of the Week: A German Bible thumper sat down w/us at lunch - said the earthquake in Haiti happened because people's hearts weren't open to God.
How do you come out to a Bible thumper? Watch new episodes of The Lipstick & Dipstick Show at curvemag.com.
The Bible thumper's recipe for health and happiness capitalises on America's fascination with the double Ds - dieting and deity.
Good-girl-pop-singer-turned-actor Mandy Moore may have won us over when she played a hilariously overzealous Bible thumper in Saved, but now it's her mom's turn to win our vote.
GOD HELP ME: Alex Arthur admits divine intervention changed his life as he lay on the canvas after his defeat from Michael Gomez' BIBLE THUMPER: Arthur loses to Gomez but he intends to leave Sergio Palomo without a prayer
Who else could grab the team bible thumper by the b*** and get away with it?
Daniela, who played Bible thumper Sarah Hills in EastEnders, relished the opportunity to hook up again with Michelle Collins for the first time since fl leaving the soap in 1999.
The first was Big Kev, a bare-knuckle fist-fight champion who took his faith quietly, and the second was a Bible thumper called Larry.
Banks now, it seems, only employ skeleton staffs for us plebs and push all their resources - OUR resources - into grandiose schemes such as the BOS's recent, disastrous courtship of a daft, hompohobic Bible thumper.
The rich slice up the American pie, and Bible thumpers back them to the hilt.