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enlighten

enlighten

enlighten Sentence Examples

  • 25 will serve more readily than words to enlighten the would-be bee-keeper.

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  • They have no cause of their own to plead, but while they enlighten and sustain the reader his common sense will not refuse them.

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  • Perhaps, if you would send a copy of this to the head of the Cambridge School, it might enlighten his mind on a few subjects, on which he seems to be in total darkness just now....

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  • The duke, a sickly and vacillating man, said nothing to Castlereagh, and took no steps, and Canning did not enlighten his colleague.

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  • Experimental inquiry has done much to enlighten the farmer as to the requirements of plant-life, and to enable him to see how best to meet these requirements in the case of field crops.

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  • In brief they were as follows: that he had taught that reason and the Church are each a " fountain of divine authority which apart from Holy Scripture may and does savingly enlighten men "; that " errors may have existed in the original text of the Holy Scripture "; that " many of the Old Testament predictions have been reversed by history " and that " the great body of Messianic prediction has not and cannot be fulfilled "; that " Moses is not the author of the Pentateuch," and that " Isaiah is not the author of half of the book which bears his name "; that " the processes of redemption extend to the world to come " - he had considered it a fault of Protestant theology that it limits redemption to this world - and that" sanctification is not complete at death."

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  • In brief they were as follows: that he had taught that reason and the Church are each a " fountain of divine authority which apart from Holy Scripture may and does savingly enlighten men "; that " errors may have existed in the original text of the Holy Scripture "; that " many of the Old Testament predictions have been reversed by history " and that " the great body of Messianic prediction has not and cannot be fulfilled "; that " Moses is not the author of the Pentateuch," and that " Isaiah is not the author of half of the book which bears his name "; that " the processes of redemption extend to the world to come " - he had considered it a fault of Protestant theology that it limits redemption to this world - and that" sanctification is not complete at death."

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  • It is the note of every great religious reformer, Moses, Buddha, Paul, Mani, Mahomet, St Francis, Luther, to enlighten and direct it to higher aims, substituting a true personal holiness for a ritual purity or taboo, which at the best was viewed as a kind of physical condition and contagion, inherent as well in things and animals as in man.

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  • While Internet and magazine listings can certainly give you an idea of the price range for various homes, taking a trip to the area will enlighten you as well.

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  • The movie begins with a little history lesson, not only to enlighten the unaware, but to give the fans more insight into Whedon's vision of the future and the adventures of his characters.

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  • When you're done fitting together all the pieces, you will hopefully have a masterpiece on film that will enlighten a large portion of the population.

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  • The right book can encourage, enlighten and entertain.

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  • enlighten the listener via the mystical voodoo telepathic power of the CD in a stereo.

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  • enlighten a reader to the different ways in which the events can be seen.

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  • Enlighten is not suitable for those with porphyria or any history of light induced rashes.

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  • Presumably all of this is meant to enlighten the listener via the mystical voodoo telepathic power of the CD in a stereo.

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  • 25 will serve more readily than words to enlighten the would-be bee-keeper.

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  • I remember my mother telling me in hushed tones about some ' fall from grace. ' Maybe you can enlighten me more... .

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  • Notwithstanding the changes in organization and terminology, the officials remained ignorant, indolent, careless, indifferent to the public welfare, high-handed and extortionate, and the local self-government which was intended to enlighten and control them proved sadly wanting in vitality and practically worthless.

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  • Experimental inquiry has done much to enlighten the farmer as to the requirements of plant-life, and to enable him to see how best to meet these requirements in the case of field crops.

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  • It is the note of every great religious reformer, Moses, Buddha, Paul, Mani, Mahomet, St Francis, Luther, to enlighten and direct it to higher aims, substituting a true personal holiness for a ritual purity or taboo, which at the best was viewed as a kind of physical condition and contagion, inherent as well in things and animals as in man.

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  • The duke, a sickly and vacillating man, said nothing to Castlereagh, and took no steps, and Canning did not enlighten his colleague.

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  • Enlighten is not suitable for those with porphyria or any history of light induced rashes.

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  • I remember my mother telling me in hushed tones about some ' fall from grace. ' Maybe you can enlighten me more....

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  • This is a 12-day cruise tour that employs experts to enlighten guests regarding the temples, deities, and pharaohs.

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  • Plus you're traveling with your peers, and their views of their homebase may enlighten you.

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  • The tagline on the website is "Gifts that Inform, Enlighten and Entertain" and they definitely deliver, on all three fronts.

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  • I am sick of him giving me the run around so would you enlighten me on whether you and him are friends or is it more than that?

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