They held up before a backsliding people the ideals of human duty, of religious truth and of national policy.
Why start backsliding now that you've made solid progress for six weeks straight?
Katie would think she was backsliding, but that was the way she felt.
Unrealistic expectations of dietary perfection only lead to disappointment, discouragement and backsliding.
Carlyle was throughout a pessimist or a prophet denouncing a backsliding world.
Not only do you risk backsliding physically as you wait, but the psychological barrier becomes greater by the week.
Hermas sees that mere repentance is not enough to meet the backsliding condition in which so many Christians then were, owing to the recoil of inveterate habits of worldliness 4 entrenched in society around and within.
backslideg wilt thou go about, O thou backsliding daughter?
backslide was saved but what a price his backsliding cost him.
backslidercent of policy backsliding quot to offer programs.
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