By a strange perversion of names the deserted stone pueblo of Tabira, S.
Thus Paulinism and its perversion alike are in the past.
The older Protestantism uncompromisingly judged the monastic ideal and life to be both unchristian and unnatural, an absolute perversion deserving nothing but condemnation.
The word Sadism, meaning a form of sexual perversion, is derived from his name.
Historical criticism may regard this tradition, in many of its features, as mere fiction, or as a perversion of facts made for the purpose of transferring the blame for the loss of a sacred literature to other persons than those actually responsible for it.