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Difference between God’s child and Godchild

God’s child—(also: child of God) said of people born of God, that is by God’s creation:

  • Man is God’s child, and the sin of the man consists in perpetually living as if it were false.

godchildsmb. for whom a godparent acts as sponsor at baptism:

  • A godparent was expected to see to his or her godchild’s upbringing, should the parents be unable to do so.