Sentence Examples

  • He had announced the nearness of the kingdom of God, but had described it only in parables from nature.
  • In some parables a gradual realization of the kingdom is indicated (Matt.
  • Parables are a kind of analogy that Jesus used often in the Bible.
  • The parables and apologues contained in the legend were incorporated into the Teachings of Prince Neagoe, and were also circulated separately; they are found in many old MSS.
  • He founded and edited The Universalist Magazine (1819; later called The Trumpet) and The Universalist Expositor (1831; later The Universalist Quarterly Review); wrote about io,000 sermons, many hymns, essays and polemic theological works; and is best known for Notes on the Parables (1804), A Treatise on Atonement (1805) and Examination of the Doctrine of a Future Retribution (1834); in these, especially the second, he showed himself the principal American expositor of Universalism.

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