Sentence Examples

  • The seat of authority in Discipline, the means by which the church strives to preserve the Christian standard of living from serious dishonour in its own members, is the touch-stone of church politics.
  • For, by representing the prosecution of its party-political objects as a championship of the Catholic Church, Ultramontanism seeks to acquire the support of the official organs of that Church, and the good will of all circles interested in her welfare; while at the same time it strives to discredit any attempt at opposition by branding it as an assault on the orthodox faith.
  • As Gemistus Pletho, and rather strives after a reconciliation of the two philosophies.
  • The law of which we are the instruments strives even through the, carnage to cure the wounds due to the law of war.
  • ISRAEL (Hebrew for "God strives" or "rules"; see Gen.