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Friday, April 16, 2010

hu·man·i·tar·i·an   [hyoo-man-i-tair-ee-uhn]

Humanitarian = Love
The above and beyond kind of love....it is that immeasurable and uncontainable heart force that is infinite and never ending.
Being a humanitarian and having a heart for humanity is about extending the hand of kindness. The definition of humanitarian refers to a person having concern for or helping to improve the welfare and happiness of others. Specifically a person actively engaged in the saving of human lives or to the alleviation of suffering. Interestingly if you type in Good Samaritan into the online dictionary the synonym that comes up amongst others is humanitarian. So whether you are a good Samaritan, a do gooder, philanthropist, generous, kindly or benevolent referring to the expressing of good will and the desire to help others, it is all about being big hearted.

Luke 10:25-37

Definitions
* hu·man·i·tar·i·an   [hyoo-man-i-tair-ee-uhn]

–adjective
1. having concern for or helping to improve the welfare and happiness of people.
2. of or pertaining to ethical or theological humanitarianism.
3. pertaining to the saving of human lives or to the alleviation of suffering: a humanitarian crisis.

–noun
4. a person actively engaged in promoting human welfare and social reforms, as a philanthropist.
5. a person who professes ethical or theological humanitarianism;
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* A Good Samaritan 
–noun
a person who gratuitously gives help or sympathy to those in distress. Luke 10:30–37.

- Synonyms for Good Samaritan
helping hand
humanitarian
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