живой святой /  living saint

живой святой

Хотя и относились со страхом, точнее, с трепетом, как к человеку, живущему на земле с Богом, как к живому святому. (с.76)

 living saint [ˈlɪvɪŋ seɪnt]

Everyone in the monastery respected and loved him, although we novices were also afraid of him— or rather, we were in awe of him, seeing as he was a man who lived on this earth entirely with God, just like a living saint. (p.51)

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