Sentence Examples

  • No heathen may tread the outer court.
  • Abbot, though a layman, received the degree of S.
  • Why the layman was forbidden a mixture of wool and linen (sha'atnez, Deut.
  • He further tells us that in the ninth year of his reign he formally joined the Buddhist community as a layman, in the eleventh year he became a member of the order, and in the thirteenth he "set out for the Great Wisdom" (the Sambodhi), which is the Buddhist technical term for entering upon the well-known, eightfold path to Nirvana.
  • But even the entrance upon the very first stage implies something more than, and something fundamentally different from, the life of an ordinary layman, however morally excellent this life may be.

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