Leper Sentence Examples
To touch a leper was forbidden, and the offence involved ceremonial defilement.
At the end of the event I have rarely felt anymore like a social leper.
His " I will " cleansed the leper; the maimed were made whole.
The first is that by touching the leper Jesus himself breaks the law.
And behold, there came a leper and worshiped him, saying, Lord, if thou wilt, thou canst make me clean.Advertisement
Yet to embrace the leper can be the way of holiness.
Oh what a wonderful thing is this, that the King of all kings talketh here most familiarly with a poor wretched leper!
Do you stand before God as a spiritual leper?
Last week we saw how Jesus healed a leper and then a gentile centurion's servant.
The principal public charity of the Territory is the leper asylum on a peninsula almost 50 sq.Advertisement
Pierre was received as if he were a corpse or a leper.
Last week we saw how Jesus healed a leper and then a gentile centurion 's servant.
If you declared bankruptcy last year, there's no slick moves you or anyone else can pull to remove that leper sign until the seven years have passed.
He was one of the only people who didn't shy away from her or treat her like she was a leper.
On the west side are the institution of the sisters of St Vincent; the Ratisbon school; the Montefiore hospice; the British ophthalmic hospital of the knights of St John; the convent and church of the Clarisses; and the Moravian leper hospital.Advertisement
There is little leprosy in the peninsula, but there is a leper hospital near Penang on Pula Deraja and another on an island on the west coast for the reception of lepers from the Federated Malay States.
In like manner in the purification of lepers two birds were used; the throat of one was cut, the living bird dipped in the blood mingled with water and the leper sprinkled; then the bird was set free to carry away the leprosy.
The present parish church of St Giles in the Fields, between Shaftesbury Avenue and New Oxford Street, dates from 1734, but here was situated a leper's hospital founded by Matilda, wife of Henry I., in i ioi.
Liberton (pop. of parish, 7 2 33), a name that recalls the previous existence of a leper's hospital, is prominently situated on the rising ground to the south of Edinburgh, the parish church being a conspicuous landmark.
With the advance of the Saracens the knights of St Lazarus, when driven from the Holy Land and Egypt, migrated to France (1291) and Naples (1311), where they founded leper hospitals.Advertisement
The act perfected the leper's faith, and he was healed immediately.
Speaking at Ennis on the 19th of September, Buy P arnell told the people to punish a man for taking P P P g a farm from which another had been evicted " by isolating him from his kind as if he was a leper of old."
This is a bit like the leper colony of the ship.
By law, leper hospitals had to be situated outside town boundaries and St. Leonard's was on the Newton side of the beck.
Jesus was asking them to do what a healed leper would do.Advertisement
At the time he was believed to have been a leper, but as it would appear without sufficient.
His fellow-worker Narsai, whom the Jacobites called " the leper," but the Nestorians " the harp of the Holy Spirit," apparently accompanied Barsauma from Edessa to Nisibis, where according to Barhebraeus he lived for 50 years.
Matthew Arnold's poem "St Brandan" gives fine expression to the old story that, on account of an act of charity done to a leper at Joppa, Judas was allowed an hour's respite from hell once a year.
The neighbouring Friday Island is the quarantine and leper station for Queensland.
Happily for the kingdom whose king was a child and a leper, the attention of Saladin was distracted for several years by an attempt to wrest from the sons of Nureddin the inheritance of their father - an attempt partially successful in 1174, but only finally realized in 1183.
Yet when a leper declared that Jesus could heal him, if only He would, " He put forth His hand and touched him."
Zacchaeus the publican and the grateful Samaritan leper further illustrate this characteristic. Writing as he does for Gentile believers he omits many details which from their strongly Jewish cast might be unintelligible or uninteresting.
The subject is St Roch, the patron saint of lepers, and the colouring of the scaly skin of the leper in the forefront of the picture is generally regarded as one of the master's most striking effects.
But through some neglect of orders, the prince one day encounters a leper and a blind man, and asks of his attendants with pain and astonishment what such a spectacle should mean.
There are a number of hospitals and similar benevolthnt institutions, including the leper house founded in the reign of King John, now used practically as an infirmary.
The determining episode of his life followed soon after his return to Assisi; as he was riding he met a leper who begged an alms; Francis had always had a special horror of lepers, and turning his face he rode on; but immediately an heroic act of self-conquest was wrought in him; returning he alighted, gave the leper all the money he had about him, and kissed his hand.
It was during this time that he paid his famous visit to the leper settlement at Molokai.
The principal temple is sacred to Siva, and is said to have been rebuilt or enlarged by a leper emperor, who came south on a pilgrimage and was cured by bathing in the temple tank; upwards of 60,000 pilgrims visit the temple every December.
The island is now noted for its leper asylum and its convict establishment.
El-`Azariyeh is a poor village of about thirty families, with few marks of antiquity; there is no reason to believe that the houses of Mary and Martha and of Simon the Leper, or the sepulchre of Lazarus, still shown by the monks, have any claim to the names they bear.