Sentence Examples

  • Of tion to observe the whole of the Mosaic law,"and" outran the Old Testament monotheism by a barren monarchian.- ism that denied the divinity of Christ "(Kurtz, Church History, i.
  • Here as elsewhere in his dominions his intentions were excellent, but his reforming zeal outran discretion, and his hasty and self-opinionated interferences with treaty rights and traditional privileges ended in provoking opposition and disaster.
  • The zeal of the missionaries frequently outran their discretion.
  • In such a critical generation the words of Averroism found willing ears, and pupils who outran their teacher.