Sentence Examples


  • Hillel also inculcated the duty of making converts to Judaism.
  • With the growth of the Oxford Movement in the English Church, the practice of observing Lent was revived; and, though no rules for fasting are authoritatively laid down, the duty of abstinence is now very generally inculcated by bishops and clergy, either as a discipline or as an exercise in self-denial.
  • Thus it is applied in connexion with casuistry for the view that the layman in difficult matters of conscience may safely follow a doctrine inculcated by a recognized doctor of the church.
  • The company was held in unity by the charms of his personality, and by the free intercourse which he inculcated and exemplified.
  • Idolatry of his father's hero and leader had now superseded the earlier superstition inculcated by his mother.