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supererogation

RC Church supererogatory prayers, devotions, etc.
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This subordinates women by viewing caring activities as obligatory for women and as supererogatory for most men.
3) supererogatory actions (non-obligatory actions that are praiseworthy if performed; for example, it is deemed "heroic" or "beyond the call of duty" to rush into a burning building to rescue a stranger, to give another a kidney, etc.
The contract is to perform for the benefit of the customer service of the organization commutation of students with disabilities and care during transport to specialized educational institutions located within the Municipality of Krakow and the municipalities Wieliczka and their~s dropping after school with transport students to extra curricular activities organized and implemented by institutions education (all kinds of classes supererogatory, sports, themed tours, special events, etc.
Words such as good deed, bad deed, sin, charity, piety, religious duties, and supererogatory works are aptly used by the translators because they are used with religious connotations in TL.
This group was distinguished by five qualities: labor, prayer, Torah study, ritual purity, and supererogatory piety.
Supererogatory acts of worship Supererogatory acts of worship or nawafil mean that you should perform additional voluntary acts of worship besides those prescribed for you.
One rather interesting argument against AWS replacing human combatants is that humans are "capable of morally praiseworthy and supererogatory behavior, exemplified by (for example) heroism in battle, something that machines may not be capable of .
A deed is supererogatory in relation to a given peace pact if it is good and it is permitted in the pact.
Even Massignon, in speaking of the second generation (al-Tabi'un), says: 'The asceticism of this period is still very simple; the interiorization of the cult is still rudimentary; at the most one finds evidence of abstinences, spiritual retreats and supererogatory prayers' (Essai, p.
Islam urges its followers to show compassion, solidarity and altruism both as an obligatory and supererogatory act of worship.
They regularly pray five times a day and even add tahajjud, the night-time supererogatory prayer.
In order to make this clear, I will explain the technical terms "qorbe faraed' (nearness of obligatory works) and "qorbe navafil' (nearness of supererogatory works) in Sufism.