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Repentance vs. Revival — What's the Difference?

Repentance vs. Revival — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Repentance and Revival

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Repentance

Repentance is the activity of reviewing one's actions and feeling contrition or regret for past wrongs, which is accompanied by commitment to and actual actions that show and prove a change for the better. In modern times, it is generally seen as involving a commitment to personal change and the resolve to live a more responsible and humane life.
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Revival

The act or an instance of reviving
The revival of a person who fainted.
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Repentance

The action of repenting; sincere regret or remorse
Each person who turns to God in genuine repentance and faith will be saved
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Revival

The condition of being revived.
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Repentance

The act or process of repenting.
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Revival

A restoration to use, acceptance, activity, or vigor after a period of obscurity or quiescence
A revival of colonial architecture.
A revival of the economy.
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Repentance

Remorse or contrition for past conduct or sin.
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Revival

A new presentation of an old play, movie, opera, ballet, or similar production.
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Repentance

The condition of being penitent.
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Revival

A time of reawakened interest in religion.
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Repentance

A feeling of regret or remorse for doing wrong or sinning.
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Revival

A meeting or series of meetings for the purpose of reawakening religious faith, often characterized by impassioned preaching and public testimony.
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Repentance

The act of repenting, or the state of being penitent; sorrow for what one has done or omitted to do; especially, contrition for sin.
Godly sorrow worketh repentance to salvation.
Repentance is a change of mind, or a conversion from sin to God.
Repentance is the relinquishment of any practice from the conviction that it has offended God. Sorrow, fear, and anxiety are properly not parts, but adjuncts, of repentance; yet they are too closely connected with it to be easily separated.
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Revival

Restoration to validity of something lapsed or set aside, such as a legal claim or status.
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Repentance

Remorse for your past conduct
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Revival

The act of reviving, or the state of being revived.
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Revival

Reanimation from a state of languor or depression; applied to health, a person's spirits, etc.
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Revival

Renewed interest, performance, cultivation, or flourishing state of something, as of culture, commerce, agriculture.
Post-punk revival
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Revival

Renewed prevalence of something, as a practice or a fashion.
The revival of hot pants
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Revival

(religion) Renewed interest in religion, after indifference and decline; a period of religious awakening; special religious interest.
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Revival

(Christianity) A Christian religious meeting held to inspire active members of a church body or to gain new converts.
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Revival

(law) Restoration of force, validity, or effect; renewal; reinstatement of a legal action.
The revival of a debt barred by limitation
The revival of a revoked will
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Revival

(chemistry) Revivification, as of a metal.
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Revival

The act of reviving, or the state of being revived.
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Revival

Bringing again into activity and prominence;
The revival of trade
A revival of a neglected play by Moliere
The Gothic revival in architecture
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Revival

An evangelistic meeting intended to reawaken interest in religion
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