Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Covenant"

The meaning of "Covenant" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does Covenant, and give me example sentences mean?
A: A “covenant” is a synonym for “promise”. Usually it’s used in Catholic/Christian churches. It also means “agreement”, but this is less common.

“When she prayed, she made a covenant between her and God.”

“My sister and I came to a covenant that we would share the room.”
Q: What does Covenant mean?
A: A strong promise - like a contract or an obligation
Una promesa fuerte

Synonyms of "Covenant" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between Covenant and Agreement ?
A: They have the same meaning, but "Covenant" is almost exclusively used when talking about religion.

Outside of a religious discussion, I have never heard someone use the word "covenant" even once. Hope this helps!

Other questions about "Covenant"

Q: What do you think about Alien Covenant will it be good?
A: I'm cautiously optimistic. I love Alien and Aliens, but I was a little disappointed with Prometheus. I think Ridley Scott is a great director, so I hope he does a good job with it. Unfortunately, the trailer doesn't look so good.

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