Sentence Examples


  • She even consented to listen to the exhortations of the preacher John Willock.
  • For the impression which we get from Nehemiah's memoirs is that in his days the community at Jerusalem was in the main poverty-stricken, while Malachi's exhortations to the people to pay their dues to the priests implies that in the middle of the fifth century B.C. the Temple was by no means wealthy.
  • The effect of his exhortations, as well as of his personal character and public acts, upon the standards and spirit of official life in the United States, was a pronounced one in attracting to the federal service a group o men who took up their work of public office with the same spirit of enthusiasm and self-sacrifice that actuates the military volunteer in time of war.
  • Not even the exhortations of the popes could make her score of princes unite for mutual defence against the barbarians who en vironed them.
  • - ix.) moral exhortations addressed to an imagined " son " or pupil.