Sentence Examples


  • Verily this I know, with all my being.
  • And, verily, whosoever has this trust, for him there is no uncertainty."
  • The uses of amen ("verily") in the Gospels form a peculiar class; they are initial, but often lack any backward reference.
  • But I must be content with only one more and a concluding illustration; a remarkable and most significant one, by which you will not fail to see, that not only is the most marvellous event in this book corroborated by plain facts of the present day, but that these marvels (like all marvels) are mere repetitions of the ages; so that for the millionth time we say amen with Solomon--Verily there is nothing new under the sun.
  • Gentlemen, a strange fatality pervades the whole career of these events, as if verily mapped out before the world itself was charted.

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