Sentence Examples


  • He takes the line of separating the things of God from those of Caesar, and defends the traditional Protestant theology with obvious sincerity.
  • On this subject Henry is far from clear; but he defends Plato against the current Aristotelian criticism, and endeavours to show that the two views are in harmony.
  • In the first part Justin defends his fellow-believers against the charge of atheism and hostility t4 the state.
  • - on Natural Religion - he defends a moral or punishing Deity against the sentimental softness of the age.
  • Cc. 19, 29, &c.) defends it as a mild and reasonable institution.