What does the word epistle mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A letter.

Usage examples for epistle

  1. And we ask ourselves why, just here in the Epistle, it is painted for us and left upon our spirit's eyes for ever. – Messages from the Epistle to the Hebrews by Handley C.G. Moule
  2. That is one end of this epistle. – Quiet Talks on Service by S. D. Gordon
  3. Yet I could not believe that the Archdeacon, who has been a clergyman for many years, could have failed to read the epistle in which the verse occurs. – Lalage's Lovers 1911 by George A. Birmingham