"The Bible talks negatively about zeal without knowledge," says Abu Sarah.
With that kind of zeal, squeezing in extracurriculars is more essential than ever.
Weingarten adds: “I do have a lot of zeal about this stuff.”
Even as the ranks of culture warriors on the right diminish, their zeal seems to intensify.
But in their zeal to score a tactical win, the right has made a truth commission more likely not less likely.
In its zeal for the attainment of its end, it is not delicate in the choice of means.
Methinks this is an excess of zeal for a friend who was so late an enemy!
By his zeal he gained many adherents for the Sabbatian delusion in Africa; but he also made enemies, and incurred dangers.
However, we have told her to moderate her zeal for our insulted authority.
Missionaries are pursuing their labours with more enlightenment and zeal, and in wider spheres.
late 14c., from Late Latin zelus "zeal, emulation" (source of Old French zel, Italian zelo, Spanish celo), a Church word, from Greek zelos "zeal, ardor, jealousy," which is of uncertain origin.
an earnest temper; may be enlightened (Num. 25:11-13; 2 Cor. 7:11; 9:2), or ignorant and misdirected (Rom. 10:2; Phil. 3:6). As a Christian grace, it must be grounded on right principles and directed to right ends (Gal. 4:18). It is sometimes ascribed to God (2 Kings 19:31; Isa. 9:7; 37:32; Ezek. 5:13).