Humbly asked Him to remove our shortcomings.
They insinuated themselves into the counsels of their ignorant masters, and though still sitting humbly at the feet of the barons, these upright and well-educated servitors were already dreaming of the great deeds they would do when.
May I humbly suggest they add a little Red House Painters/Mark Kozelek to their diet, and The Scene Aesthetic, well, they're going to be just fine.
However, Peter humbly believed he was not worthy to die in the same way Christ had, so he asked to be crucified upside down.
His career began modestly but quickly grew into a game designing legend, a title he seems to humbly hold as he pens the video games of tomorrow.
Imagine the look on your lover's face when he fingers the clasp of your 200 dollar Allure demi bra and sees a label that humbly reads, "La Perla".
He appears to come to Jesus humbly kneeling with a request.
I humbly let them scribble over my new copy of the album in exchange for their opinions.
called to his assistance a hierarchy of humbly submissive functionaries, and councils over which he regularly presided.
And Ziba said, I humbly beseech thee that I may find grace in thy sight, my lord, O king.
Naumann humbly began at COthen a treatise on the birds of the principality of Anhalt, which on its completion in 1804 was found to have swollen into an ornithology of northern Germany and the neighbouring countries.
What can I do for all my sins but humbly confess and lament them, and implore Your mercy without ceasing?
In 1136, while the count was in Normandy, Robert of Sable put himself at the head of the movement, to which Geoffrey responded by destroying Briollay and occupying La Suze, and Robert of Sable himself was forced to beg humbly for pardon through the intercession of the bishop of Angers.
The said two deponents now most humbly and devoutly solicited the benefit of absolution.
glorious in heaven above Humbly You came to The earth You created All for love's sake became poor.
In center ' This Plan is most humbly inscribed to Thomas Chitty Esq Alderman of Tower Street Ward ' .
And so very humbly I take mi Leve the 24. of Awgust mi lodging in the afternoone.
accepted humbly the criticism of the knights of the Fleece on his over-centralization of the government and the wasteful personal attention to details (E.
endure all our peace in this miserable life is found in humbly enduring suffering rather than in being free from it.
Humbly born, he had been tutor in the house of the Albizzi, and afterwards librarian of the Medici at Florence, where he imbibed the politics together with the culture of the Renaissance, Soon after assuming the tiara, he found himself without a rival in the church; for the schism ended by Felix V.s resignation in 1449.
Against this exaltation of their power two adversaries might have been formidable; but one, the Church, was a captive in Babylon, and the second, the people, was deprived of the communal liberties which it had abused, or humbly effaced itself in the states-general behind the declared will of the king.
The council, however, showed itself inaccessible to all his arguments and explanations, and its final resolution, as announced by Pierre d'Ailly, was threefold: first, that Huss should humbly declare that he had erred in all the articles cited against him; secondly, that he should promise on oath neither to hold nor teach them in the future; thirdly, that he should publicly recant them.
The first such community was established at Deventer in the house of Florentius himself (c. 1380); and Thomas a Kempis, who lived in it from 1392 to 1399, has left a description of the manner of life pursued: "They humbly imitated the manner of the Apostolic life, and having one heart and mind in God, brought every man what was his own into the common stock, and receiving simple food and clothing avoided taking thought for the morrow.
With head uncovered the vassal humbly requested to be allowed to enter into the feudal relation; he then laid aside his sword and spurs, ungirt his belt, and kneeling before his lord, and holding his hands extended and joined between the hands of his lord, uttered words to this effect: "I become your man from this day forth, of life and limb, and will hold faith to you for the lands I claim to hold of you."
He does not delight in prayers and praise, but he demands truth in the soul and bids man to walk humbly and deal righteously and mercifully with his brother (Micah vi.6-8; Isa.
I humbly pray from Thine immense goodness and clemency, through the Blood of Jesus Christ, that Thou wilt deign to accept this sacrifice in the odour of sweetness; and as Thou hast granted me to desire and to offer this, so wilt Thou bestow abundant grace to fulfil it."
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