Abides sentence example
- Nancy is so well behaved, she abides by every school rule with perfect obedience.
- In the innermost the presence of Yahweh abides.
- abides in death, 1 John, iii.
- Samuel abides his parents decision about his curfew, albeit reluctantly.
- chap. ii., which unmistakably foreshadows Darwin's idea of a struggle for existence, we read: " Among millions of creatures whatever could preserve itself abides, and still after the lapse of thousands of years remains in the great harmonious order.Advertisement
- In some of the writings no Messianic kingdom is looked for; in others only a temporal duration on earth is assigned to it; in others still it abides for ever either on earth as it is, or on earth transformed.
- But all over the savage world, especially in Africa, spirit worship has sprung up and choked the All-Father, who, however, in most savage regions, abides as a name, receiving no sacrifice, and, save among the Masai, seldom being addressed in prayer.
- abides by the existing unilateral moratorium on nuclear testing.
- Even when one abides in a generous disposition stirrings of the molestations of desire may arise with chang as their cause.
- My uncle abides in a small farmhouse just outside the town limits.Advertisement
- One of the Dude's catch phrases, "the Dude abides," is very commonly seen on Big Lebowski tee shirts and sweatshirts.
- Of course, not everyone abides by this adage - take a walk through any shopping mall anywhere in the world and you're bound to spot a fashion victim or two.
- In fact, the Mayan system of horoscopes abides by another entirely different calendar altogether.
- The classical war era film Gone with the Wind, the film features a belle who falls in love but abides too much by the rules.
- It is incredibly important for a body piercing to be done in a clean, sterile environment by a professional who abides by health regulations.Advertisement
- and his companions undertook to defend the following propositions: (1) That the Holy Christian Church, of which Christ is the only Head, is born of the Word of God, abides therein, and does not listen to the voice of a stranger; (2) that this Church imposes no laws on the conscience of people without the sanction of the Word of God, and that the laws of the Church are binding only in so far as they agree with the Word; (3) that Christ alone is our righteousness and our salvation, and that to trust to any other merit or satisfaction is to deny Him; (4) that it cannot be proved from the Holy Scripture that the body and blood of Christ are corporeally present in the bread and in the wine of the Lord's Supper; (5) that the mass, in which Christ is offered to God the Father for the sins of the living and of the dead, is contrary to Scripture and a gross affront to the sacrifice and death of the Saviour; (6) that we should not pray to dead mediators and intercessors, but to Jesus Christ alone; (7) that there is no trace of purgatory in Scripture; (8) that to set up pictures and to adore them is also contrary to Scripture, and that images and pictures ought to be destroyed where there is danger of giving them adoration; (9) that marriage is lawful to all, to the clergy as well as to the laity; (I o) that shameful living is more disgraceful among the clergy than among the laity.