In the Christian Church, the three hares chasing each other in a circle represent the Holy Trinity: the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. The three hares or three rabbits is an ancient theme shared by many cultures. The three rabbits design appears in sacred sites around the world – the Middle East, the Far East, churches in England, and synagogues in Europe. The three hares design is used as a religious symbol, an architectural ornament, a coat of arms, and a tattoo.-We are more alike than different.
Hello and welcome to episode 72…of… An Idiom a Day
I’m Gina Johnson and the idiom of the day …is… get religion
The main object of religion is not to get man into heaven, but to get heaven into him.
get religion …means …to suddenly become serious about something after a life-changing experience…to change your behavior in a way that surprises other people…
Most inmates suddenly make a decision to change their bad behavior while in prison.
Here is the same sentence using the idiom… get religion
Most inmates get religion while in prison.
Here are a few more sentences using the idiom … get religion
You get religion after a health scare.
My mom got religion and started exercising after a heart attack.
The drunk driver found religion after he nearly killed his family.
find religion …can be used the same way as… get religion
What is heaven like?
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informal | idioms used with family and friends in a relaxed situation
sometimes used with disapproval | belief that something or someone is bad or wrong