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English definition of “gospel”

gospel

noun (CHRISTIANITY)    /ˈɡɒs.pəl/ US  /ˈɡɑː.spəl/
[C] any of the four books of the Bible that contain details of the life of Jesus Christ : St Mark's Gospel/the Gospel according to St Mark The Bible - people, events and places the gospel [S] the teachings of Jesus Christ : to preach / spread the gospelThe Bible - people, events and places
(Definition of gospel noun (CHRISTIANITY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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