Whether it was an unforgivable sin or a miracle, the twins were living babies now.
It's a sin... outside marriage.
I've been so focused on sin that I have been...
It is not a sin to want your child.
I'd drench him in sin and guilt.
His main sin appears to be his poor timing.
Call it a sin of omission.
Ogling a spouse couldn't be a sin – especially when he derived such obvious pleasure from it.
The icicles are prison bars on our windows, trapping us, prisoners to this life of sin and degradation, giving miners a few minutes of pleasure for the pittance of coins it takes them weeks to earn in the bowels of the earth, performing unspeakable labors for the wealth of others.
Imagine the overwhelming guilt Rev. Martin must have felt over this terrible sin of his relationship with a prostitute.
"It sounds like sin was a very big business," Cynthia offered as she stirred a pot of fish chowder.
She has done this deed for so many others, but I can't bear to heap more sin on my blackened soul and kill unborn this result of my Joshua's love.
You led him here, Rhyn, a sin made worse by the fact my own weakness made my domain vulnerable. But, I'm going to remedy this.
Randy has been so good about it—so encouraging, but even so—I feel like it's a sin to smile, or laugh.
"The sin once committed, there is no more wavering or flinching possible to him, who has fought so hard against the demoniac possession; while she who resigned body and soul to the tempter, almost at a word, remains liable to the influences of religion and remorse."
Two goats were provided by the ancient Hebrews on the Day of Atonement; the high priest sent one into the desert, after confessing on it the sins of Israel; it was not permitted to run free but was probably cast over a precipice; the other was sacrificed as a sin-offering.
We are here moving in a realm of ideas prevailing in ancient Israel respecting holiness, uncleanness and sin, which are ceremonial and not ethical; see especially Robertson Smith's Religion of the Semites, 2nd ed., p. 446 foll.
This element of public confession for sin became more prominent in the days when synagogal worship developed, and prayer took the place of the sacrificial offerings which could only be offered in the Jerusalem temple.
God can dumbness keep While Sin creeps grinning through His house of Time.
The fact that sin exists, and that great misery results from it, dawned gradually upon her mind as she understood more and more clearly the lives and experiences of those around her.
After the first blush of sin comes its indifference; and from immoral it becomes, as it were, unmoral, and not quite unnecessary to that life which we have made.
"Ah, what have you done to me?" it still seemed to say, and Prince Andrew felt that something gave way in his soul and that he was guilty of a sin he could neither remedy nor forget.
That is why it is a sin for men like you, Prince, not to serve in these times!
I know Thou art great, and that it is a sin to ask this of Thee, but for God's sake do let the old wolf come my way and let Karay spring at it--in sight of 'Uncle' who is watching from over there- -and seize it by the throat in a death grip!
If now you married again with the object of bearing children, your sin might be forgiven.