Sentence Examples


  • His mind coursed with carnal lust, raw and insatiable.
  • One night while he lay awake, he tells us, he saw the likeness of the Blessed Virgin with her divine Son; and immediately a loathing seized him for the former deeds of his life, especially for those relating to carnal desires; and he asserts that for the future he never yielded to any such desires.
  • Manichaeans, again, holding their spiritual being to be unaffected by the action of matter, regarded carnal sins as being, at worst, forms of bodily disease.
  • The church fell back on carnal weapons in her warfare and invoked the secular powers to uphold the ecclesiastical.
  • Momentary pleasure (µov6Xpovos 7)56vn), preferably of a carnal kind, is the only good for man.

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