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fatherly Sentence Examples

  • The Mason smiled with his gentle fatherly smile.

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  • Lately his actions were more fatherly than anything else.

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  • " Jerome, the most influential theologian of the day, took up the cudgels against Vigilantius (he " ought to be called Dormitantius "), who, in spite of his fatherly admonition, had dared again " to open his foul mouth and send forth a filthy stink against the relics of the holy martyrs " (Hier.

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  • His frame was slight, his hair silvered, his smile fatherly.

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  • Seeing the look on his face, the grizzled warrior's voice grew fatherly.

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  • He is also wrongly described as a relative of Archbishop Abbot, from whom he acknowledges very gratefully, in the first of his epistles dedicatory of A Hand of Fellowship to Helpe Keepe out Sinne and Antichrist (1623, 4to), that he had "received all" his "worldly maintenance," as well as "best earthly countenance" and "fatherly incouragements."

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  • This view seems logically to involve Ritschl's belief, that it is not the light of reason but the revelation of Christ which warrants the assertion of God's fatherly providential goodness.

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  • She stared after him, still perplexed by the hug - a fatherly or brotherly demonstration of fondness?

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  • She lifted her face to receive his kiss and he leaned forward, giving her a fatherly peck on the cheek - and a friendly squeeze.

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  • Lately his actions were more fatherly than anything else.

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  • A slight man with white hair, velvety green eyes, and a fatherly smile stood in the middle of the kitchen.

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  • His frame was slight, his hair silvered, his smile fatherly.

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  • He gave a fatherly smile and approached her, holding his hand out, palm up.

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  • Seeing the look on his face, the grizzled warrior's voice grew fatherly.

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  • fatherly love.

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  • fatherly figure.

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  • fatherly eye over them all.

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  • fatherly advice: revolution is riot.

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  • fatherly concern the first Russian Orthodox Convent, dedicated to the Annunciation, was founded in London.

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  • fatherly care that can bring about eternal joy in an administration that never ends.

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  • It is from this that he develops an almost fatherly bond with Krisztina.

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  • Let God be simply a Father, and his government simply fatherly.

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  • Gavin's brother Star, meanwhile, says " He actually seemed more fatherly than like our biological father.

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  • Once more, in the doctrine of sin and redemption, the governing idea is God's fatherly purpose for His family.

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  • afterwards to play an important role in Queen Victoria's life; and Leopold himself took a fatherly interest in the young princess's education, and contributed some thousands of pounds annually to the duchess of Kent's income.

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  • God's continual presence, his fatherly love, his transcendent righteousness, his mercy, his goodness, were the facts of immediate experience.

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  • " Jerome, the most influential theologian of the day, took up the cudgels against Vigilantius (he " ought to be called Dormitantius "), who, in spite of his fatherly admonition, had dared again " to open his foul mouth and send forth a filthy stink against the relics of the holy martyrs " (Hier.

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  • the fatherly love of God, the faith-mysticism of the Christian's relation to Christ, and the inward witness of the Spirit, fall into the background, while unusual prominence is assigned to the more tangible and practical tests of Christianity.

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  • He is also wrongly described as a relative of Archbishop Abbot, from whom he acknowledges very gratefully, in the first of his epistles dedicatory of A Hand of Fellowship to Helpe Keepe out Sinne and Antichrist (1623, 4to), that he had "received all" his "worldly maintenance," as well as "best earthly countenance" and "fatherly incouragements."

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  • This view seems logically to involve Ritschl's belief, that it is not the light of reason but the revelation of Christ which warrants the assertion of God's fatherly providential goodness.

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  • The voice of Liam Neeson comes through as both fatherly and masterful.

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  • Wesley was the son of Jack Crusher, a friend of Captain Picard's, now deceased, and Picard took a fatherly interest in him for his old friend's sake.

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  • A slight man with white hair, velvety green eyes, and a fatherly smile stood in the middle of the kitchen.

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  • He gave a fatherly smile and approached her, holding his hand out, palm up.

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  • Once more, in the doctrine of sin and redemption, the governing idea is God's fatherly purpose for His family.

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  • afterwards to play an important role in Queen Victoria's life; and Leopold himself took a fatherly interest in the young princess's education, and contributed some thousands of pounds annually to the duchess of Kent's income.

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  • Frances Burney, whom the old man had cherished with fatherly kindness, stood weeping at the door; while Langton, whose piety eminently qualified him to be an adviser and comforter at such a,time, received the last pressure of his friend's hand within.

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  • God's continual presence, his fatherly love, his transcendent righteousness, his mercy, his goodness, were the facts of immediate experience.

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  • All the poet and all the man spoke out and stood evident in the perfervid patriotism, the filial devotion, the fatherly tenderness, the indignation and the pity, which here find alternate expression in passionate and familiar and majestic song.

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  • Frances Burney, whom the old man had cherished with fatherly kindness, stood weeping at the door; while Langton, whose piety eminently qualified him to be an adviser and comforter at such a,time, received the last pressure of his friend's hand within.

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  • All the poet and all the man spoke out and stood evident in the perfervid patriotism, the filial devotion, the fatherly tenderness, the indignation and the pity, which here find alternate expression in passionate and familiar and majestic song.

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