Definitions: (1) great in significance or worth; very valuable; (2) much esteemed; held close and considered dear; beloved; (3) great in price; costly

Quote: So precious is a person’s faith in God, so precious; never should we harm that. Because He gave birth to all religions. — Saint Francis of Assisi [(born Giovanni Francesco di Bernardone] (1181-1226) Founder of the Franciscan Order