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uninitiated

uninitiated Sentence Examples

  • He even writes thus: " 0 ye initiated ones, with purified sense of hearing, shall ye accept in your souls these truly sacred mysteries, nor divulge them to any of the uninitiated....

  • Out of this grew up in the 3rd or 4th century what is known as the arcani disciplina, or secret discipline of the Church, involving the concealment from the uninitiated and unholy of the more sacred parts of the Christian cult, such as baptism and the eucharist, with their various accompaniments, including the Creed and the Lord's Prayer.

  • In Gnosticism as in the other mystic religions we find the same contrast of the initiated and the uninitiated, the same loose organization, the same kind of petty sectarianism and mystery-mongering.

  • Its adherents feel themselves to be the isolated, the few, the free and the enlightened, as opposed to the sluggish and inert masses of mankind degraded into matter, or the initiated as opposed to the uninitiated, the Gnostics as opposed to the " Hylici " (Wiwi); at most in the later and more moderate schools a middle place was given to the adherents of the Church as Psychici (1/vXtKoi).

  • To the uninitiated it would appear that this selection has been made, generally speaking, at random; it is at any rate lacking in the wise discrimination one would expect from the supposed source of its inspiration.

  • Gutta-percha (getah percha in the vernacular), camphor, cinnamon, cloves, nutmegs, gambir and betel, or areca-nuts, are all produced in the island; most of the tropical fruits flourish, including the much-admired but, to the uninitiated, most evil-smelling durian, a large fruit with an exceedingly strong outer covering composed of stout pyramidal spikes, which grows upon the branches of a tall tree and occasionally in falling inflicts considerable injuries upon passers-by.

  • The inwardness of primitive religion is, however, non-existent for those who observe it as uninitiated strangers; whilst, again, it evaporates as soon as native custom breaks down under pressure of civilization, when only fragments of meaningless superstition survive: wherefore do travesties of primitive religion abound.

  • " It is better that they should be sanctified without their own sense of it than that they pass away unsealed and uninitiated."

  • This can lead to conversations which seem amazingly convoluted to the uninitiated.

  • now sequestered at this quaint rustic getaway, Eddy's ready to greet the uninitiated.

  • The game itself, for the uninitiated is deceptively simple - just bridge the gap from the left to the right with lines.

  • The uninitiated cannot perceive them; but they are plainly revealed to the A ntiquity spiritually minded, who discern the profound import of this theosophy beneath the surface of the letters and words of Holy Writ.

  • He even writes thus: " 0 ye initiated ones, with purified sense of hearing, shall ye accept in your souls these truly sacred mysteries, nor divulge them to any of the uninitiated....

  • Out of this grew up in the 3rd or 4th century what is known as the arcani disciplina, or secret discipline of the Church, involving the concealment from the uninitiated and unholy of the more sacred parts of the Christian cult, such as baptism and the eucharist, with their various accompaniments, including the Creed and the Lord's Prayer.

  • In Gnosticism as in the other mystic religions we find the same contrast of the initiated and the uninitiated, the same loose organization, the same kind of petty sectarianism and mystery-mongering.

  • Its adherents feel themselves to be the isolated, the few, the free and the enlightened, as opposed to the sluggish and inert masses of mankind degraded into matter, or the initiated as opposed to the uninitiated, the Gnostics as opposed to the " Hylici " (Wiwi); at most in the later and more moderate schools a middle place was given to the adherents of the Church as Psychici (1/vXtKoi).

  • To the uninitiated it would appear that this selection has been made, generally speaking, at random; it is at any rate lacking in the wise discrimination one would expect from the supposed source of its inspiration.

  • Gutta-percha (getah percha in the vernacular), camphor, cinnamon, cloves, nutmegs, gambir and betel, or areca-nuts, are all produced in the island; most of the tropical fruits flourish, including the much-admired but, to the uninitiated, most evil-smelling durian, a large fruit with an exceedingly strong outer covering composed of stout pyramidal spikes, which grows upon the branches of a tall tree and occasionally in falling inflicts considerable injuries upon passers-by.

  • The inwardness of primitive religion is, however, non-existent for those who observe it as uninitiated strangers; whilst, again, it evaporates as soon as native custom breaks down under pressure of civilization, when only fragments of meaningless superstition survive: wherefore do travesties of primitive religion abound.

  • " It is better that they should be sanctified without their own sense of it than that they pass away unsealed and uninitiated."

  • Now sequestered at this quaint rustic getaway, Eddy 's ready to greet the uninitiated.

  • The game itself, for the uninitiated is deceptively simple - just bridge the gap from the left to the right with lines.

  • Still, a few techniques will definitely help the uninitiated, timid or simply curious get started on the right foot.

  • To the uninitiated this spells danger, doom and other frightening Old Testament words.

  • The internet can be a big, scary place, especially for the uninitiated, but buying cell phones on eBay need not be an intimidating experience.

  • First, for the uninitiated, what exactly are these archives?

  • Choosing the proper transvestite lingerie for performances, day-to-day wear, and costumes can be dizzying to the uninitiated.

  • Boss Hogg Outlawz are presented to you by their fellow H-Town (Houston, for the uninitiated) resident, Gold Album holder Slim Thug.

  • For the uninitiated, (or even for the longtime fan), LTK Music has assembled the following list of resources for free electronica music downloads designed to give you a taste of this genre.

  • For the uninitiated, Sebadoh is all about D.I.Y, post-punk rock; it's messy, yet genius at the same time.

  • The menu is very user-friendly, indicating favorites and spiciness for the uninitiated.

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