Sentence Examples

  • Katie would think she was backsliding, but that was the way she felt.
  • Hermas sees that mere repentance is not enough to meet the backsliding condition in which so many Christians then were, owing to the recoil of inveterate habits of worldliness 4 entrenched in society around and within.
  • They held up before a backsliding people the ideals of human duty, of religious truth and of national policy.
  • Carlyle was throughout a pessimist or a prophet denouncing a backsliding world.