How to use Rejection in a sentence
Xander braced himself, waiting for the rejection he knew would come.
Anyhow, whatever the method or interpretation is to be, idealism, even more fully than materialism, is pledged to monism and to the rejection of dualism.
I'm sure you don't have to deal with rejection very often.
Waiting for some sign of rejection, he lowered his head until his lips brushed hers.
So he hadn't accepted her rejection.Advertisement
Her erotic dreams were proof that he was becoming more than a friend to her, and that thought was troubling - both from the standpoint of her goals, and the fact that she was setting herself up for rejection.
He kept the distance between them, and she felt it like a rejection.
The bill was thrown out, and Shaftesbury signed the protest against its rejection.
The delegates were bound by instructions from their towns and had to report home the decisions of the assembly for acceptance or rejection.
His experiments greatly interested Benjamin Franklin, who used to visit him and Goethe always regarded his rejection by the academy as a glaring instance of scientific despotism.Advertisement
She wasn't eager to draw his undivided attention, but his distance struck her as unusual, if not yet another rejection.
She couldn't remember feeling such rejection.
I know him well enough to think he didn't take your rejection well.
A majority of the members elected to each house may submit the question of calling a convention to the people; and if a majority of the votes cast approve, an election for members of a convention shall be held, and all acts of the convention must be submitted to the people for ratification or rejection.
The Federal Constitution was ratified by Massachusetts by only a small majority on the 6th of February 1788, after its rejection had been at one time imminent; but Massachusetts became a strong Federalist state.Advertisement
He was not, however, to be moved by such means, and (1792) issued his work Die Religion der Vollkommeneren, an exposition of his theological position, in which he advocated at length the idea, subsequently often urged, of "the perfectibility of Christianity," - that is, of the ultimate transformation of Christianity into a scheme of simple morality, with a complete rejection of all specifically Christian ideas and methods.
The second provided that whenever a majority of the members elected to each house of the legislature voted for an amendment and two-thirds of those elected to the next legislature approved, it should be submitted to the people for their adoption or rejection.
Shortly before this the protests of Hungary had succeeded in procuring the rejection of a cargo of Argentine frozen meat which had been destined for Vienna.
In 1279 he returned to England as archbishop of Canterbury, being appointed by the pope on the rejection of Robert Burnell, Edward I.'s candidate.
A measure passed by the Chamber of Deputies becomes law, in spite of its rejection by the Senate, if the Chamber of Deputies by a vote of the majority of its entire membership repasses the measure.Advertisement
On the loss of his recently made fleet and forts on ..he western coast, Hyder Ali now offered overtures for peace; on the rejection of these, bringing all his resources and strategy into play, he forced Colonel Smith to raise the siege of Bangalore, and brought his army within 5 m.
In spite of the rejection of the ascetic attitude of the Gnostics, as a blasphemy against the Creator, a part of this ascetic principle became at a later date dominant throughout all Christendom.
If whitened, the loss in bulk and in rejection being two-thirds, this would produce about 44 bolts, which at £30 per load of 80 bolts, the appreciated market value of 1907, would be worth £16, ios.
This view was represented in Asia Minor about the year 170 by the anti-Montanistic Alogi, so called by Epiphanius on account of their rejection of the Fourth Gospel; it was also taught at Rome about the end of the 2nd century by Theodotus of Byzantium, a currier, who was excommunicated by Bishop Victor, and at a later date by Artemon, excommunicated by Zephyrinus.
Anticipating the order of chronology slightly, it may be mentioned here that in 1873 Prince Edward Island (q.v.), which had in 1865 decisively rejected proposals of the Quebec conference and had in the following year repeated its rejection of federation by a resolution of the legislature affirming that no terms Canada could offer would be acceptable, now decided to throw in its lot with the Dominion.Advertisement
After every such critical examination four conclusions are possible - acceptance, doubt, rejection and alteration.
But although the evidence of the Amarna tablets might thus support the biblical tradition in its barest outlines, the view in question, if correct, would necessitate the rejection of a great mass of the biblical narratives as a whole.
At once he welcomed the new "power" with an unquestioning evidence which could be shaken by neither the remonstrances or desertion of his dearest friends, the recantation of some of the principal agents of the "gifts," his own declension into a comparatively subordinate position, the meagre and barren results of the manifestations, nor their general rejection both by the church and the world.
Its rejection of the whole relation of physical and psychical makes it almost too indefinite to classify among philosophical systems. But its main point is the essential co-ordination of ego and environment, as central part and counterpart, in experience.
In spite of significant omissions (the sole authority of scripture; rejection of transubstantiation), the Confession contains nothing contradictory to Luther's position, and in its emphasis on justification by faith alone enunciates a cardinal concept of the Evangelical churches.Advertisement
The rejection of this budget in December by the House of Lords led to d desperate struggle at the polls in January 1910, but the confident hopes of the Unionists were doomed to disappointment.
The doctrine of conditional immortality taught by Socinianism was accepted by Archbishop Whately, and has been most persistently advocated by Edward White, who "maintains that immortality is a truth, not of reason, but of revelation, a gift of God" bestowed only on believers in Christ; but he admits a continued probation after death for such as have not hardened their hearts by a rejection of Christ.
Dorner maintains that hopeless perdition can be the penalty only of the deliberate rejection of the Gospel, that those who have not had the opportunity of choice fairly and fully in this life will get it hereafter, but that the right choice will in all cases be made we cannot be confident.
About 403, some years after his return from the East, Vigilantius wrote his celebrated work against superstitious practices, in which he argued against relic worship, as also against the vigils in the basilicas of the martyrs, then so common, the sending of alms to Jerusalem, the rejection of earthly goods and the attribution of special virtue to the unmarried state, especially in the case of the clergy.
Its acceptance or its rejection does not in any degree whatever affect, for better or for worse, the rational estimate of her character.Advertisement
In 1748 he published some Remarks on an Enquiry into the Rejection of Christian Miracles by the Heathens (1746), by William Weston, a fellow of St John's College, Cambridge.
In the event of the rejection of Prussias motion, Bismarck had made it clear that Prussia would withdraw from the Confederation, and Prussia that in the event of her being victorious in the ensuing withdraws war those states of northern Germany that voted from the against her would cease to exist.
The general feeling of distrust which this prolonged controversy aroused was, however, shown by the almost contemptuous rejection in 1899 of a Bill to protect artisans who were willing to work against intimidation or violence (the Zuchthaus-Vorlage), a vote which was the more significant as it was not so much occasioned by the actual provisions of the bill, but was an expression of the distrust felt for the motives by which the government was moved and the reluctance to place any further powers in their hands.
Each measure had, therefore, to be considered not only on its own merits, but in relation to the general balance of advantage, and an amendment in one might bring about the rejection of all.
The phrase "a free breakfast table" was his; and on the rejection of Forster's Compensation for Disturbance Bill he used the phrase as to Irish discontent, "Force is not a remedy."Advertisement
The session of 1896-1897 was remarkable for a rapprochement between the ministry and the " Left Reform Party," caused by the secessions of the " Young Right," which led to an unprecedented event in Danish politics - the voting of the budget by the Radical Folketing and its rejection by the Conservative Landsting in May 1897; whereupon the ministry resigned in favour of the moderate Conservative Herring cabinet, which induced the Upper House to pass the budget.
He refused to support Mr Gladstone's Home Rule Bill in 1885, and was one of those who chiefly contributed to its rejection, and whose reputation for unbending integrity and intellectual eminence gave solidity to the Liberal Unionist party.
In June 1901 the rejection of the canal bill led to a crisis, and he was obliged to send in his resignation.
This involved a rejection of Henry's suit, not because Charles cared anything for his aunt, but because a divorce would mean disinheriting Charles's cousin Mary, and perhaps the eventual succession of the son of a French princess to the English throne.
But the adoption of P. Clodius Pulcher into a plebeian family in J9 B.C. with a view to election to the tribunate shows that a rejection of patrician rights (transitio ad plebem) was not difficult to effect by any patrician who preferred actual power to the dignity of ancient descent.Advertisement
The rejection of one of those conditions - the demolition of the fortifications of Corfu - led to a new prorogation; but none the less (on March 29, 1864) the plenipotentiaries of the five great powers signed the treaty by which the protectorate was brought to a close.
The owner of the vineyard, who had sent his servants and last of all his only son, would visit Lheir rejection and murder on the wicked husbandmen.
It is adequate to its presumed purpose of offering to distant Gentile converts a clear account of their Master's earthly work, and of the causes which led to His rejection by His own people and to His death by Roman crucifixion.
The scene ends with the rejection of Christ by His own townsfolk, as in the parallel story of St Mark which St Luke does not give.
The issue of this crisis in His rejection by the Jews at Jerusalem is the main theme of the book.Advertisement
This rejection of the advances of the Uitlandersby whose aid he could have built up a free and stable republic - led to his downfall, though the failure of the Jameson Raid in the first days of 1896 gave him a signal opportunity to secure the safety of his country by the grant of real reforms. But the Raid taught him no lesson of this kind, and despite the intervention of the British government the Uitlanders' grievances were not remedied.
He was chosen to move the rejection of the Parliament bill on the third reading in May 1911.
At the coronation in that year his growing reputation in Parliament was recognized by his admission to the Privy Council; and in 191 2 he appeared as an acknowledged leader of the party, moving the Opposition amendment to the Address, and the rejection of the Welsh Disestablishment bill on second reading.
In the same year he was elected president of the assembly of the Romagna after the rejection of pontifical rule by those provinces, and prepared their annexation to Piedmont.
The assumption marked the rejection of all allegiance to Rome.
He at first made overtures to members of her party, and upon their rejection through fear of his ambition, his deadly hatred of her and of them involved the king.
On the other hand there are various offshoots from orthodox Hinduism, the distinguishing feature of which, in their earlier history at least, is the obliteration of caste distinctions and the rejection of the Brahmanical hierarchy.
The Principal Troubles Arose From Damp In The Lagging Which Necessitated The Rejection Of Several Trials, And From Dissolved Air In The Water, Causing Loss Of Heat By The Formation Of Steam.
If one suggestion, and one alone, survives the process of attempted rejection it is the explanatory formula required.
True it is that the rejection of all the cospecies is a long process, but what if therein their simultaneous or subsequent determination is helped forward ?
To the formalist proper it was self-condemned in its pretension to develop the content of thought and its rejection of the formula of bare-identity.
The negative judgment, for example, cannot be held in one and the same undivided act to presuppose the unity of the real, project an adjective as conceivably applicable to it and assert its rejection.
The theoretical indicator diagram is made up of two isothermal lines for the taking in and rejection of heat, and two lines of constant volume for the two passages through the regenerator.
To be sure, the new is built upon the old - in part unconsciously - and the rejection of the faith of the past, however violent, is never thoroughgoing.
But the process does not stop with this rejection of the ancient and the scholastic theology.
Rejection of an intermediate state after death follows the Protestant idea of justification by faith as logically as the doctrine of purgatory results from the Catholic idea of justification by works.
Humanism implied the rejection of those visions of a future and imagined state of souls as the only absolute reality, which had fascinated the imagination of the middle ages.
As the facts, however, stand before us, it is impossible to dissociate the rejection of the other world as the sole reality, the joyous acceptance of this world as a place to live and act in, the conviction that "the proper study of mankind is man," from humanism.
This appears, on the one hand, in the use of expressions having a Modalistic ring about them - see especially the poems of Commodian, written about the time of Valerian - and, on the other hand, in the rejection of the doctrine that the Son is subordinate to the Father and is a creature (witness the controversy between Dionysius of Alexandria and Dionysius of Rome), as well as in the readiness of the West to accept the formula of Athanasius, that the Father and the Son are one and the same in substance (O,uoou6coc).
Bacon did not understand by induction the argument from particulars to a general proposition; he looked upon the exclusion and rejection, or upon elimination, as the essence of induction.
After the formation of these tables, we proceed to apply what is perhaps the most valuable part of the Baconian method, and that in which the author took most pride, the process of exclusion or rejection.
But their most radical doctrine was the rejection of infant baptism as unscriptural.
Only a few great doctrines are seen to have been generally held by Anabaptists - such as the baptism of believers only, the rejection of the Lutheran doctrine of justification by faith as onesided and the simple practice of the breaking of bread.
The former accounts for his acceptance of Kant's phenomenalism, combined with rejection of the thing in itself.
Rigorous asceticism, the rejection of the Old Testament, and the recognition of the " new God " remained common to all Marcionites, who, moreover, like the Catholics, lived together in close communities ruled by bishops and presbyters (although their constitution was originally very loose, and sought to avoid every appearance of " legality ").
To these works should be added his monuments to "Cardinal Lavigerie" and "General de La Fayette" (the latter in Washington), and his statues of "Lamartine" (1876) and "St Vincent de Paul" (1879), as well as the "Balzac," which he executed for the Societe des gens de lettres on the rejection of that by Rodin; and the busts of "Carolus-Duran" and "Coquelin cadet" (1896).
The premature royalist rising, however, in August 1659 was defeated, and Charles, who had awaited the result on the coast of Brittany, proceeded to Fuenterrabia on the Spanish frontier, where Mazarin and Luis de Haro were negotiating the treaty of the Pyrenees, to induce both powers to support his cause; but the failure of the attempt in England ensured the rejection of his request, and he returned to Brussels in December, visiting his mother at Paris on the way.
Polybius's rejection of divination is decisive.
In 1300 the theological professors of Paris agreed in the rejection of sixteen propositions taken from Lombard, but their decision was far from obtaining universal currency.
In particular the evangelist brings out more strongly than either Mark or Luke the national rejection of Jesus, while the Gospel ends with the commission of Jesus to His disciples after His resurrection to "make disciples of all the peoples."
It is to be observed, however, firstly, that the scientific element occupied a larger place in Plato's later system than is generally supposed,' and, secondly, that other Academics who came into competition with Speusippus agreed with him in his rejection of the theory of ideas.
Up to 1909 37 constitutional amendments were submitted to the people for adoption or rejection, and 22 were adopted.
The government made its rejection a question of confidence, and the amendment was withdrawn; but the result was the insertion of the Cowper-Temple clause as a compromise before the bill passed.
The effect of them, it was believed, might conceivably be to encourage President Kruger in persisting in his rejection of the British terms. Mr Schreiner, it is true, used directly what influence he possessed to induce President Kruger to adopt a reasonable course.
The details of this surrender were worked out by king and Commons in 1532; but Gardiner and More secured the rejection bythe Lords of the bill in which they were embodied, and it was not till 1533, when More had ceased to be chancellor and Gardiner to be secretary, that a parliamentary statute annihilated the independent legislative authority of the church.
The rejection of Prince Menshikovs ultimatum was followed by momentous consequences,.
Lord Palmerston, however, with some tact postponed the controversy for the time by obtaining the appointment of a committee to search for precedents; and, after the report of the committee, he moved a series of resolutions affirming the right of the Commons to grant aids and supplies as their exclusive privilege, stating that the occasional rejection of financial measures by the Lords had always been regarded with peculiar jealousy, but declaring that the Comnions had the remedy in their own hands by so framing bills of supply as to secure their acceptance.
At home, a terrible murrain had fallen on the cattle, inflicting ruin on the agricultural interest; a grave commercial crisis was creating alarm in the city of London, and, in its consequences, injuring the interests of labor; while the working classes, at last roused from their long indifference, and angry at the rejection of Lord Russells bill, were assembling in their tens of thousands to demand reform.
The bill was carried by large majorities through the House of Commons; and the feeling of the country was so strong that the Lords did not venture on its rejection.
In Ireland, however, the rejection of the measure was attended with disastrous results.
On the other hand, the root principle of the ecclesiastical law of the established Protestant Churches is the rejection of alien jurisdiction and the assertion of the supremacy of the state.
But there is no hint of a reasoned rejection of Greek developments in favour of primitive simplicity, still less of any independent theological development.
Certainly his polemic as a Christian against the Manichaeism of his youth constitutes a curious preface to his vehement rejection of Pelagian libertarianism.
Under John and Charles Wesley, a system known as Evangelical Arminianism was worked out in 18th-century England, strongly Augustinian in its doctrines of sin and atonement, modern Augustinian in its doctrine of conversion, strongly anti-Augustinian in its rejection of absolute predestination.
Soon afterwards his opinions underwent a change, and in two works, one on the Fourth Gospel, Kritik der evangelischen Geschichte des Johannes (1840), and the other on the Synoptics, Kritik der evangelischen Geschichte der Synoptiker (1841), as well as in his Herr Hengstenberg, kritische Briefe fiber den Gegensatz des Gesetzes and des Evangeliums, he announced his complete rejection of his earlier orthodoxy.
Instead of accepting the Constitution upon the condition of amendments, - in which way they might very likely have secured large concessions, - the Anti-Federalists stood for unconditional rejection, and public opinion, which went against them, proved that for all its shortcomings the Constitution was regarded as preferable to the Articles of Confederation.
In so far as there is any important difference between the Platonic and the Aristotelian views of human good, we may observe that the latter has substantially a closer correspondence to the positive element in the ethical teaching of Socrates, though it is presented in a far more technical and scholastic form, and involves a more distinct rejection of the fundamental Socratic paradox.
His rejection of the love of the nymph Echo drew upon him the vengeance of the gods.
It was he, moreover, who, on the rejection of the projected constitution drawn up by Condorcet, was entrusted with the task of preparing a fresh one; this work he performed within a few days, and his plan, which, however, differed very little from that of Condorcet, became the Constitution of 1793, which was passed, but never applied.
He introduced a Land Bill to relieve tenants from legal process if they paid half their rent, and foretold disorder in consequence of its rejection.
Healy, voiced the general dislike in Ireland of the Budget of 1909, the rejection of which by the House of Lords had precipitated the dissolution of parliament.
The patient suffers from intense thirst, which cannot be relieved, as drinking is immediately followed by rejection of the swallowed fluid.
He was a member of the Essex County convention of 1778, called to protest against the proposed state constitution, and as a member of the "Essex Junto" was probably the author of The Essex Result, which helped to secure the rejection of the constitution at the polls.
Yet another account of Saul's rejection is found in xiii.
The persistent emphasis upon such features as the rejection of Saul, his enmity towards David, the latter's chivalry, and his friendship for Jonathan, will partly account for the present literary intricacies; and, on general grounds, traditions of quite distinct origin (Calebite or Jerahmeelite; indigenous Judaean; North Israelite or Benjamite) are to be expected in a work now in post-exilic form.'
Or did he simply push her away, leaving her to interpret his rejection in the worst way possible?
Though he never felt that way sleeping with past-Death, he valued trusting the woman in his bed over potential rejection.
Darian looked around him, irritated at her rejection but also aware she'd never treat any Guardian like that without a reason.
Any therapeutic alliance must sit upon an open plain a freedom that always risks the possibility of rejection.
This involved a regimen of strict asceticism and rejection of the things of the world.
But bitter disappointment and rejection awaits her, after she humiliatingly fails a dance audition.
For men like Currie the party's rejection of his call for a campaign of non-violent civil disobedience had been a grave error.
Once migration or rejection begins, there is little you can do to stop it, and it is common to remove the jewelry if it becomes severe.
Anti-eyebrow piercings should be attempted with care, since the scarring from migration or rejection can be quite noticeable due to the placement.
Uncertain what he expected, his anger was boiling at the silent rejection.
Its unfitness for the production of mutton, and increasing supplies of fine clothing wool from other countries, soon led to its total rejection.
The rejection of Anglican orders in the 16th and 17th centuries was based on a theory about the " tradition of instruments," which has long ceased to be tenable in the face of history, and is abandoned by Romanists themselves.
Upon the fall of the Right from power in 1876 he joined the opposition, and, with characteristic vivacity, protracted during two months the debate on Baccelli's University Reform Bill, securing, single-handed, its rejection.
In 1691 he was received into the French Academy in spite of the determined efforts of the partisans of the ancients in this quarrel, especially of Racine and Boileau, who on four previous occasions had secured his rejection.
But in spite of the fiasco of the Irish Councils Bill (1907), the struggles over education (Mr Birrell's bill of 1906 being dropped on account of the Lords' amendments), the rejection by the peers of the Plural Voting Abolition Bill (1906), and the failure (again due to the Lords) of the Scottish Small Holdings Bill and Valuation Bill (1907), which at the time made his premiership appear to be a period of bitter and unproductive debate, a good many reforming measures of some moment were carried.
Yet these considerations do not lead to the absolute rejection of the story.
But, further, the happiness and the dignity of life are regarded by him as absolutely dependent on the acceptance of the true and the rejection of the false doctrine.
His common sense appears in his rejection of Hutchinson's attempt to prove that the Bible supplies a complete system of physical science, and his shrewdness in his Notes on Scripture Texts (1747).
In Truth, by way of justifying his rejection of philosophy or science, he maintained that "man is the measure of all things - of what is, that it is, and of what is not, that it is not."
Against the Church of Rome, however, there was directed the affirmation that the Holy Ghost proceeds from the Father and not from both Father and Son; this rejection of the filioque was not unwelcome to the Turks.
When consul (49) he advised the rejection of all peace terms offered by Caesar, and declared that, if the senate did not at once decide upon opposing him by force of arms, he would act upon his own responsibility.
The terrible events in Minster, which was controlled for a short time (1533-34) by a group of Anabaptists under the leadership of John of Leiden, the introduction of polygamy (which appears to have been a peculiar accident rather than a general principle), the speedy capture of the town by an alliance of Catholic and Protestant princes, and the ruthless retribution inflicted by the victors, have been cherished by ecclesiastical writers as a choice and convincing instance of the natural fruits of a rejection of infant baptism.
Devout Moslems became alarmed at the tendencies of the Committee; at the free-thinking professions of members and their general rejection of the Prophet; still more at the innovations advocated in Turkish customs and in the Mahommedan faith.
These are western materialist consumerism, and its concomitant ideologies of the superiority of the new and the rejection of the old.
The strength of dualism has been its organizational duality, the strength of materialism its rejection of ontological dualism.
A rejection of ethnic essentialism, but still favoring a nation state.
Reason for rejection 5 does not apply to fork gaiters or shrouds 5. Examine the front fork assembly.
Central to his rejection of univocity of being is his denial that it is a supreme genus.
Patient enthusiasm for transplantation must be tempered by discussion of the risks associated with surgery, chronic immunosuppression and the rejection process.
Robert seems almost as impassive toward this sister as he is to his father's rejection.
Brod S, Katz S, Phan T and Stepkowski S. Ingested interferon alpha prevents allograft islet transplant rejection.
Do not be put off if you receive some rejection letters.
A rejection as a result of a police objection - although the applicant subsequently commenced appeal proceedings, they withdrew at the last minute.
In turn, these offices can refer contracts considered objectionable to the 661 Committee for rejection or passage.
It suppresses the white blood cells which trigger a rejection response to the transplanted organ.
For our problem, this means that the historical particularism of the divine election and rejection must serve the universalism of salvation.
But here we see no recluse beaten down by defeat and rejection.
Pitting of a fork stanchion is not a reason tor rejection unless damage to damper seals has occurred.
Standard endoscopic surveillance to date has not been always accurate in the diagnosis of rejection.
Parliament's rejection of his bill proved tragic for both Great Britain and Ireland.
In this case we can adapt the translation via rejection.
Thus he resisted all Metternich's efforts to draw him into his "system"; stoutly maintained the doctrine of non-intervention against the majority of the Powers of the continental alliance; protested at the congress of Troppau against the suggested application of the principle of intervention to the States of the Church; and at Verona joined with Tuscany in procuring the rejection of Metternich's proposal for a central committee, on the model of the Mainz Commission, to discover and punish political offences in Italy.
The rejection of the doctrine of transubstantiation at the Reformation naturally involved the suppression of the festival of Corpus Christi in the reformed Churches.
But it does not follow that the new standpoint involves what Wallace seems to hint, though he conceals his meaning behind complimentary rhetoric - rejection of church Christianity.
The various reconstructions and compromises by modern apologetic and critical writers alike involve without exception an extremely free treatment of the biblical sources and the rejection of many important and circumstantial data.'
Its resolutions comprised the rejection of the pragmatic sanction, the proclamation of the pope's superiority over the council, and the renewal of the bull Unam sanctam of Boniface VIII.
The rejection of this bull by certain bishops led to a new party division and a further prolonging of the controversy (see Jansenism and Quesnel, Pasquier).
From the standpoint of the history of enlightenment, as Harnack has observed, " Socinianism with its systematic criticism (tentative and imperfect as it may now seem) and its rejection of all the assumptions based upon mere ecclesiastical tradition, can scarcely be rated too highly.
Winthrop served repeatedly, though not continuously, as governor of the colony till his death in 1649, his rejection in 1636 being due to a party of theological revolt which chose Henry Vane (afterwards Sir Henry) to the office.
In its rejection of this doctrine Manichaeism agreed with Neo-Platonism; but, while the latter, notwithstanding all its attempts to conform itself to Christianity, could find no formula by which to inaugurate within its own limits the special veneration of Christ, the Western Manichaeans succeeded in giving their teaching a Christian tinge.
There was at that time on the part of the rulers of the church no wish for such comprehension, and their object in the negotiations that took place was to excuse the breach of faith which their rejection of all reasonable methods of concession involved.
At the same time, in opposition to Grote, he maintains that the appearance of the sophists marked a new departure, in so far as they were the first professors of " higher education " as such; that they agreed in the rejection of " philosophy "; that the education which they severally gave was open to criticism, inasmuch as, with the exception of Socrates, they attached too much importance to the form, too little to the matter, of their discourses and arguments; that humanism, rhetoric, politic and disputation were characteristic not of all sophists collectively, but of sections of the profession; that Plato was not the first to give a special meaning to the term " sophist " and to affix it upon the professors of education; and, finally, that Plato's evidence is in all essentials trustworthy.
The rejection of the Parmenides would involve the paradox of a nameless contemporary of Plato Plato's episodic use of logical distinctions is frequent.
They are agreed, however, in the rejection, on the one hand, of of the subjectivist logic with its intrinsic implication that knowledge veils rather than reveals the real world, and, on the other hand, of the logic of the speculative construction with its pretension to " deduce," to determine, and finally at once to cancel and conserve any antithesis in its all-embracing dialectic. They agree, then, in a maintenance of the critical point of view, while all alike recognize the necessity of bringing the thoughtfunction in knowledge into more intimate relation with its " other " than Kant had done, by means of some formula of correlation or parallelism.
Samuel Hopkins laid even greater stress than Edwards on the theorem that virtue consists in disinterested benevolence; but he went counter to Edwards in holding that unconditional resignation to God's decrees, or more concretely, willingness to be damned for the glory of God, was the test of true regeneration; for Edwards, though often quoted as holding this doctrine, protested against it in the strongest terms. Hopkins, moreover, denied Edwards's identity theory of original sin, saying that our sin was a result of Adam's and not identical with it; and he went much further than Edwards in his objection to " means of grace," claiming that the unregenerate were more and more guilty for continual rejection of the gospel if they were outwardly righteous and availed themselves of the means of grace.
The rejection of Mr Birrell's bill in 1906 by the House of Lords was accordingly accompanied by denunciations of that body from Dr Clifford and his followers; but as year by year went by, up to 1909, with nothing but failure on the part of the Liberal ministry to arrive at any solution of the education problem, - failure due now not to the House of Lords but to the inherent difficulties of the subject (see Education),-it became increasingly clear to the public generally that the easy denunciations of the act of 1902, which had played so large a part in the elections of 1906, were not so simple to carry into practice, and that a compromise in which the denominationalists would have their say would have to be the result.
In several directions, and notably in administration, they carried their policy into effect; but the House of Lords (see PARLIAMENT) was an obvious stumbling-block to some of their more important Bills, and the Unionist control of that House speedily made itself felt, first in wrecking the Education Bill of 1906, then in throwing out the Licensing Bill of 1908, and finally (see LLOYD GEORGE, D.) in forcing a dissolution by the rejection of the budget of 1909, with its novel proposals for the increased taxation of land and licensed houses.
As a nickname the term "agnostic" was soon misused to cover any and every variation of scepticism, and just as popular preachers confused it with atheism in their denunciations, so the callow freethinker - following Tennyson's path of "honest doubt" - classed himself with the agnostics, even while he combined an instinctively Christian theism with a facile rejection of the historical evidences for Christianity.
Having said that the rejection figures from the insurance companies do vary, so it may be that some are more stringent than others.
Parliament 's rejection of his bill proved tragic for both Great Britain and Ireland.
Thus ANN tools could be used for improved donor kidney allocation and for exploring the role of HLA in transplant rejection.
Where authorized, amendments were largely made to those parts of the programs characterizing later forms of xenograft rejection and its management.
The vigor of Tom's rejection left Amanda extremely upset.
If you have an innate ability to take rejection, learn from it and then push forward, you'll be able to tolerate the naysayers without it dampening your energy or enthusiasm.
The media often ceases to mention the years of hard work and the countless rejection that went into producing an "overnight success."
For many, it takes a while to get used to the quicksilver process of online dating, where rejection can be dished out with the click of a mouse.
Elementary students must cope with disrespect, failure, criticism, peer pressure, and social rejection.
Look back on the situations that led to the termination of your employment, feel the rejection, sadness and anger, and then let it go by telling yourself that there is nothing you can do about it now.
While you risk rejection by putting yourself out there, your reward could be a date to prom with someone special.
No one at any age wants to endure embarrassment or rejection, and during the tender junior high years egos are even more fragile.
That, if nothing else, has to show you that rejection is not the end of the world.
Letting your intentions be known through a note is a popular method for a schoolboy crush, as many guys are afraid of rejection.
The trigger appears to be a threat of separation, rejection, or disappointment.
The profession can be difficult and involves a lot more rejection than other industries.
In either case, be prepared to go through a strict approval process with the possibility of rejection.
To others, they represent a stance against the rejection of any style as "tacky" or too outrageous.
Inchildhood, girls with gender identity disorder experience less overall social rejection than boys, as it is more socially acceptable for a girl to be a tomboy than for a boy to be perceived as a "sissy."
Rejection or victimization by peers may become a source of significant stress to children, contributing to feelings of loneliness and low self-esteem.
In addition, peer rejection can escalate in a negative developmental spiral.
The long-term consequences of sustained peer rejection can be quite serious.
Often, deficits in social competence and peer rejection coincide with other emotional and behavioral problems, including attention deficits, aggression, and depression.
Childhood peer rejection predicts a variety of difficulties in later life, including school problems, mental health disorders, and antisocial behavior.
In fact, in one study, peer rejection proved to be a more sensitive predictor of later mental health problems than school records, achievement, intelligence quotient (IQ) scores, or teacher ratings.
If they then generalize these socially incompetent behaviors to their peer interactions, peer rejection may result.
Indeed, research has revealed that aggressive behavior is the common link between harsh, inconsistent discipline and rejection by peers.
Immunosuppression-Techniques used to prevent transplant graft rejection by the recipient's immune system.
Although a pancreas transplant is possible, it is not clear if the potential benefits outweigh the risks of the surgery and life-long drug therapy needed to prevent organ rejection, particularly in the case of children.
A lifetime regimen of immunosuppressive drugs is required to prevent rejection of the transplanted cells.
In childhood, girls with gender identity disorder experience less overall social rejection than boys, as it is more socially acceptable for a girl to be a tomboy than for a boy to be perceived as feminine.
These feelings can include loneliness, rejection, and awareness of one's gay or bisexual sexual orientation.
Though children should never be forced to play together since this can create the rejection it is intended to remedy, popular and less-popular preschoolers can be encouraged to interact with one another.
Peer rejection in childhood often brings with it serious emotional difficulties.
Peer rejection is also predictive of later life problems, such as dropping out of school, juvenile delinquency, and mental health problems.
Parents may need to seek professional psychological help for children who suffer from peer rejection, especially when the child is depressed or shows overly aggressive behavior.
Emotional abuse usually expresses itself in verbal attacks involving rejection, scapegoating, belittlement, and so forth.
Fears of abandonment and rejection often lead to an excessive dependency on others.
Avoidant personalities are often fearful of rejection and unwilling to become involved with others.
They fear rejection, need constant reassurance and advice, and are oversensitive to criticism or disapproval.
This can cause the child to have a negative self-image and possibly lead to rejection by other children.
Problems have included immune rejection of the virus used to introduce the gene, loss of gene function after several weeks, and an inability to get the gene to enough cells to make a functional difference in the affected muscle.
Sometimes children develop school phobia from bullying at school, an excessively critical teacher, and rejection by peers.
Social attitudes towards homosexuality and bisexuality have varied over the centuries, from complete rejection, or homophobia, through covert acceptance, to complete normalization, with many degrees in between.
To avoid rejection and hostility, homosexual adolescents feel obliged to hide their sexual identities.
Children this age often interpret the departure of a parent as a personal rejection.
In older adolescents, common fears include anxiety about school achievement, social rejection and related worries, and sexual anxieties, including dating and sexually transmitted diseases, especially human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).
Parents may need to seek professional psychological help for children suffering from peer rejection, especially when the child is depressed or shows overly aggressive behavior.
Being the target of a bully leads to social isolation and rejection by peers, and victims tend to internalize others' negative views, further eroding their self-esteem.
Although bullying actually lessens during adolescence, this is the period when peer rejection is most painful for victims.
This activity does not necessarily constitute a rejection of the adopting parents.
Immunosuppressive drugs used in cancer chemotherapy or to suppress rejection of organ transplants are necessary.
Turn your completed plan in before or on the deadline date so you will avoid a rejection.
While a rejection doesn't always mean that you cannot homeschool your child, it may cause unnecessary problems that you would have to resolve with the local school board before the next school year begins.
A home inspector should recommend a rejection in cases of extensive insect infestation and damages.
These inspectors will ultimately recommend a rejection upon establishing that your preferred property does not conform to the FHA home inspection requirements.
Avoid a rejection by conducting your own home inspection, but keep in mind that any informal inspections you conduct are merely preparatory.
Failure to meet an application deadline will result in a rejection.
Every detail of a grant can make the difference between an approval and a rejection.
Big beautiful women can face challenges when it comes to dating.They may feel intimidated by the usual singles meeting scenes, avoiding bars and clubs because they fear ridicule and rejection.
A rejection is easier to take when it is upfront and honest.
To succeed in enjoyable interactions, you will have to take some risks, including the potential for rejection.
There are also tips on dealing with rejection and how to pick a photo.
Rejection isn't fun no matter what side of the "goodbye" you're on.
Dating and rejection are like love and marriage; you can't have one without the other.
You may be afraid of rejection, but you only face appearance-rejection if you hide your photo.
This isn't a crush you can just let fade away after a rejection.
It is also where daters who don't get the kind of relationship they want personalize the rejection.
Rejection is not good or bad, it just is.
This can be risky and it can leave you open to rejection, but someone has to make the first move.
Seeing how a man deals with this initial rejection can tell a woman volumes about him.
While one rejection of a sexual overture may be put down to exhaustion, stress or other reason, regular rejections are more suspicious.
Also, keep in mind that just like with anything, rejection is a part of dating.
If you are having a bad day or dealing with rejection, notice how different this feels than when you're on top of your game.
Always be aware, however, how a rejection may affect your relationship with others in your family.
You're very persistent and can handle rejection well.
For the writer, rejection is an occupational hazard.
You will most certainly receive more rejection letters than acceptance letters.
Losing a contest prepares you for one of the harshest aspects of freelance writing, which is learning to deal with rejection.
This caution is born out of the fear of rejection more than being a private person.
Each partner has an idea of the perfect romantic love relationship, and they won't commit until they're certain there is little risk of rejection.
Inevitably, coupon rejection happens to every frugal shopper at some point.
Never Let Me Go MaryAnn punishes Tara's rejection by warping the others emotions against her.
Surface piercings require vigilant care to prevent rejection and migration.
Madison-This piercing has a very high rejection and migration incidence.
Incorrectly sized or shaped jewelry can lead to migration and rejection of your new piercing.
A bridge piercing is often performed with a curved or straight barbell, but this piercing also has a high rate of rejection.
They can be performed with a straight barbell and do not have any particular rejection risks associated with them.
This piercing requires special jewelry and careful measurement of the piercing site to prevent migration and rejection.
Candidates with active lifestyles may find hip piercings difficult to heal, as movement in this area can cause irritation, migration and rejection.
These piercings have a high rate of migration and rejection, and scarring can be an issue.
Unusual body piercings may attract attention, but it's important to understand the proper procedure for performing these piercings in order to minimize the risks of scarring, infection and rejection.
Placement is very important with pocketing, as these piercings have a high rate of migration, rejection and even infection.
These piercings have a high rate of rejection if done improperly, because the jewelry creates extra stress on the skin.
The ability to develop a positive attitude while dealing with issues like peer pressure, bullying and rejection is a significant challenge.
Most folks have a fear of phones and rejection.
Rejection is a large part of the everyday life of a telesales phone rep.
But, also, don't let rejection or harsh criticism discourage you if you're really set on seeing your work published.
Immediately following a layoff is not the best time to subject yourself to rejection.
If a teen feels ridiculed, belittled, judged, or pressured into dealing with a problem, his or her most likely reaction will be rejection, anger, and avoidance of the problem.
Only Submit Articles When They Are Ready to Be Edited - If you have a question on any article or are unclear on what is being asked in a rejection - do not submit.
Visit a few agencies or mail in your pictures (by mail or email) and don't be afraid of rejection.
Dating shows again give a false sense of reality as not only do you have to go through a possible rejection on national television, but the chance of a couple meeting on a television show and staying together is very small.
New York seemed truly hurt by the rejection and won a lot of fan sympathy.
Rycroft bounced back from this rejection, though it was clearly difficult for her to hear confirmation of this news on national television.
In despair at his kind rejection, Eowyn disguises herself as a man to ride with her father's army, in search of an honorable death on the field of battle.
Your bio mentions that you've collected over 750 rejection slips in your lifetime - yet you are now one of Sci-Fi's most popular authors.
Do you have advice for writers on how to deal with those painful rejection slips?
Networking online allows people to be more open about their thoughts and feelings without worrying about face-to-face criticism or rejection.
He lifted his head in blatant rejection.
If the word " deism " emphasizes a negative element - rejection of church Christianity - " theism " generally emphasizes the positive element - belief in God.
They style themselves " truly spiritual Christians," and in their rejection of the sacraments, their indifference to outward forms, and their insistence on the spiritual interpretation of the Bible (" the letter killeth "), they are closely akin to the Quakers, whom they resemble also in their inoffensive mode of life and the practice of mutual help.
By reason of this rejection the relations of North Carolina with the other states were severed upon the dissolution of the Confederation, and it took no part in the first election or in the organization of the new government.
But this passage is the sequel to the rejection of Saul in xv., and Samuel's position agrees with that of the late writer in vii., viii.
If the Austrian alliance was chiefly responsible for his rejection of that statesmanlike plan, which he had before him at Smolensk, it certainly deserves all the hard things said of it by the champions of Josephine.
These assumptions marked a definite rejection of all allegiance to Rome.
The leading part which Gallatin had taken in the "Whisky Insurrection" in Western Pennsylvania had, without doubt, been an efficient cause in his rejection by the senate.
Thus, in regard to the Jay treaty, he defended the constitutional right of the house to consider the treaty, but he did not urge rejection in this specific case.
The doctrinal standpoint was the same - an admission of a spiritual presence of Christ which the devout soul can receive and enjoy, but a total rejection of any physical or corporeal presence.
The rejection, ostensibly attributed in large part to Van Buren's instructions to Louis McLane, the American minister to England, regarding the opening of the West India trade, in which reference had been made to the results of the election of 1828, was in fact the work of Calhoun, the vice-president; and when the vote was taken enough of the majority refrained from voting to produce a tie and give Calhoun his longed-for "vengeance."
Receive antennas may differ in their noise rejection properties.
It was maintained at the bar that the denial of the most fundamental doctrines of Christianity would not be a lawful cause for such rejection, but the judgment only queries whether a denial of the personality of the devil or eternal punishment is consistent with membership of the church.
Against the Calvinists the synod of 1672 therefore aimed its rejection of unconditional predestination and of justification by faith alone, also its advocacy of what are substantially the Roman doctrines of transubstantiation and of purgatory; the Oriental hostility to Calvinism had been fanned by the Jesuits.
Apart from fundamental rejection of the papal supremacy, there was little novel in Luther's appeal.
The Epicurean canon is a rejection of logic; it sticks fast to the one point that " sensation is sensation, ?
He now understood for the first time all the cruelty of his rejection of her, the cruelty of his rupture with her.
In the third place, the rejection of the Wilmot Proviso and the acceptance (as regards New Mexico and Utah) of "Squatter Sovereignty" meant the adoption of a new principle in dealing with slavery in the territories, which, although it did not apply to the same territory, was antagonistic to the Missouri Compromise of 1820.
Before speaking of the more fundamental grounds urged for the rejection of Ephesians, we may look at various points of detail which are of less significance.
The chasuble and the rest, whatever their origin, had become associated during the middle ages with certain doctrines the rejection of which at the Reformation was symbolized by their disuse.
The unmistakable rejection on the part of the English Church of the conception of the eucharist as a sacrifice had alone many widereaching implications.
On behalf of the older it may be confidently affirmed that no solution is likely to find general acceptance which involves the rejection of the conception of unity and intelligible order as the primary principle of our world.
All candidates, from whatever source they come, are subject to approval or rejection by their brother officers before being definitively commissioned.
She steeled herself for their rejection, reminding herself she did it not for them, but to give her daughter a better life.
After the rejection in 1838 of the governments proposals for the construction of seven trunk lines to be worked by the state, he obtained a concession for that piece of line on the terms that the French treasury would advance one-third of the capital at 3% if he would raise the remaining two-thirds, half in France and half in England.
Jade snapped, the hurt caused by Kris.s rejection renewed.
And, I guess this guy Shipton is abusive, and doesn't take rejection very well.
His dislike of the Ecclesiastical Titles Assumption Bill, the rejection of which he failed to secure in 1851, prevented him from joining the government of Lord John Russell, or from forming an administration himself in this year.
This offer was made in the knowledge that the memorandum addressed by President Wilson two days previously to Orlando and Sonnino had met with rejection, and was indeed well calculated to heighten the contrast between the outlook of the two rival nations toward Wilsonian principles.
Connected with this rejection of ChuHi were such eminent names as those of Ito Junsai (1627-1718), ItO Togai (1617-1736), Ogyu SOrai (1666-1728) and Dazai Shuntai (1679-1747).
This and other reasons led to his rejection of the dualistic hypothesis and the adoption, on the ground of probability, and much more from convenience, of the tenet that " acids are particular compounds of hydrogen, in which the latter can be replaced by metals "; while, on the constitution of salts, he held that " neutral salts are those compounds of the same class in which the hydrogen is replaced by its equivalent in metal.
After a lifetime of rejection, she'd found a home with the very people her father warned her against.
Maybe it was his rejection, or maybe hormones.
The state controls all ecclesiastical appointments, decides on the passing or rejection of all decrees of the Holy See, and provides an annual subsidy for maintenance of the churches and clergy.
Under the heading of Abiogenesis is discussed the series of steps by which the modern acceptance of biogenesis and rejection of abiogenesis has been brought about.
From this time his relations with the government were less friendly, and in 1878 he brought about the rejection of the first Socialist Bill.
The sensation intrigued her after a lifetime of rejection and isolation.