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The Sacred and the Profane.
We should profane the service of the dead.
But I admit my thoughts verged on the profane.
This seemed profane, and the prioress forbade it.
Profane eyes must see nothing of that sacred place.
Th e Sacred and the Profane: the Nature of Religion /.
The VCO began to launch profane words and accusations at.

Whatever Masque Profane was, it was certainly held in seclusion.
The man hit the floor hard with a profane scream I didn't listen to.
Impossible to profane a sacred and consecrated object like a bishop.
This made him angry, and he said something profane about the church.
I heard the most repulsive and profane words ever came out of their mouths.
Minor Premise—There is a destruction threatened to the ungodly and profane (Bible).
You will not use profane language in the shell house, nor anywhere within my hearing.
This seems neither the time nor place for such profane thoughts about such sacred loss.
This was probably hallowed ground and it was wrong to build something so profane on it again.
I’m even saying those profane words that were never to be heard coming from a lady’s mouth.
The following week I was preoccupied with discovering what Masque Profane was, but Jeff was no help.
All of the events of Masque Profane were replayed in my dreams in a fashion so real I swore I was there again.
Jer 23:11 For both prophet and priest are profane; yea, in my house have I found their wickedness, saith the LORD.
Viewed through Mayan eyes, our behavior seems boorish, crass, and profane – utterly lacking in culture and manners.
Conclusion—Therefore, all the ungodly and profane that are destroyed at last may be in a hopeful condition (Nichols).
Governor, Almighty, give ear to us who are oppressed by a wicked and profane one, who exults in his confidence and strength.
The Devil of modern romance is the Mephistopheles of Faust and Festus, a mocking philosopher and grimly profane misanthrope.
Since his profane outburst in the direction of the applauding juror, I thought, my father had been unusually patient with Jonah.
And the daughter of any priest, if she profane herself by playing the whore, she profaneth her father: she shall be burnt with fire.
This Oracle is accessible to everyone, the profane and the elite, and it grows, much like the Ether, with our thoughts and actions.
There was more of it—some of it couched in eloquence that made Valeria stare, in spite of her profane education among the seafarers.
His erring heart, far from the truth, and his profane mouth, gave glory to idols, deaf and incapable of speaking or aiding, and uttered.
Lev 21:9 And the daughter of any priest, if she profane herself by playing the whore, she profaneth her father: she shall be burnt with fire.
Pancho, who was noted for ribaldry and profane jokes and profane language in anyone’s presence, was the picture of decorum the whole luncheon.
Adam Clarke: But of that day and hour, here, is translated season by many eminent critics, and is used in this sense by both sacred and profane authors.
If we do not have the appropriate wisdom for those moments we will not just lose life, but will also profane the eternal glory of God and mare His image.
What can promote innocent mirth, and I may say virtue, more than a good riddle?—it hinders profane language, and attaches a man to the society of refined females.
They are the high priests of the modern cult of perfected material and of mechanical appliances, and would fain forbid the profane from inquiring into its mysteries.
His erring heart far from the truth and his profane mouth gave glory to idols deaf and incapable of speaking or aiding and uttered unworthy speech against the Greatest God.
But to them whose deceit and wickedness He perceived and saw that they intended to repent hypocritically He did not grant repentance lest they should again profane His name.
Or have you not read in the law that the priests in the temple profane the Sabbath and yet they are blamelesse I say to you now that here is one who is greater than the temple.
He obviously wanted to go to Masque Profane again alone and I let him, saying I would visit my mother and help her with the trick-or-treaters that flooded her suburban neighborhood.
When she had told her father she would not attend the profane sermon, he had said that if she desired to be a great monarch, she needed to educate herself about what her people believed.
And a Voice profaning the solitudes.
Sacrilege, (commit): The crime of violating or profaning sacred things; robbers of temples.
But though he liked and respected the princess, Levin could not call her so without a sense of profaning his feeling for his dead mother.
Is it possible to never swear with your tongue, yet be swearing with your whole life? Is it possible that you would never say a ‘swear word’ with your mouth, but yet your whole life is actually profaning the name of God.
All that was dear to me she disparaged and profaned.
Israel had profaned among the heathen, where they went.
This pond has rarely been profaned by a boat, for there is little in it to tempt a fisherman.
I have profaned and lowered myself by taking a share in it all, and forgetting——Well, it's done now.
The setting of the middle row of precious stones had been profaned in the same manner as the upper ones.
It’s only—she hesitated, then pronounced the word as though it profaned her speech—an automobile.
I will sanctify my great name, which was profaned among the heathen, which you have profaned in the midst of them; and the.
Judah has dealt treacherously, and an abomination is committed in Israel and in Jerusalem; for Judah has profaned the holiness of the.
I proposed that we should walk to the other end of the line, using the profaned name, not only without gusto, but with positive distaste.
I do not suppose that for the world they would have profaned that moment with the slightest observation, even upon so neutral a topic as the weather.
I have sometimes disturbed a fish hawk sitting on a white pine over the water; but I doubt if it is ever profaned by the wind of a gull, like Fair Haven.
Antiochus, after repeated interferences with the temple and the priesthood, plundered Jerusalem, profaned the temple and enslaved a great number of the inhabitants.
He remembered the Widow Nazaret, the only one with whom he had profaned his mother’s house on the Street of Windows, although it had been Tránsito Ariza and not he who had asked her in.
The patriarch Sophronius of Jerusalem (634-638) saw the invaders as Godless barbarians that burnt churches, destroyed monasteries, profaned crosses, and horribly blasphemed against Christ and the church.
In 1649 the holy sacrament was profaned on two occasions a few days apart, in two churches in Paris, at Saint-Sulpice and at Saint-Jean en Greve, a rare and frightful sacrilege which set the whole town in an uproar.
A radiant Thursday was breaking over the golden domes of the city of the Viceroys, but Fermina Daza, standing at the railing, could not bear the pestilential stink of its glories, the arrogance of its bulwarks profaned by iguanas: the horror of real life.
Her priests have violated my law, and have profaned mine holy things: they have put no difference between the holy and profane, neither have they shewed difference between the unclean and the clean, and have hid their eyes from my sabbaths, and I am profaned among them.
Eze 22:26 Her priests have violated my law, and have profaned mine holy things: they have put no difference between the holy and profane, neither have they shewed difference between the unclean and the clean, and have hid their eyes from my sabbaths, and I am profaned among them.
Since the wood-cutters, and the railroad, and I myself have profaned Walden, perhaps the most attractive, if not the most beautiful, of all our lakes, the gem of the woods, is White Pond;—a poor name from its commonness, whether derived from the remarkable purity of its waters or the color of its sands.
It was unreal, grotesquely unreal, that morning skies which dawned so tenderly blue that warm noontides filled with the piercing sweetness of massed honeysuckle and could be profaned with cannon smoke that hung over the town like low thunder clouds, climbing roses could be so fearful, as shells screamed into the streets, bursting like the crack of doom, throwing iron splinters hundreds of yards, blowing people and animals to bits.
They asked him therefore Who is this man who said to you; Take your bed and walke But he who was healed knew not who it was; for Jesus had removed from that place to another because of the press of the great multitude which was in that place; And after two days Jesus happened on him in the temple and said to him look you are whole: sin not again lest there come on you what is worse than the first; And that man went and said to the Jews that it was Jesus that had healed him; And because of that the Jews persecuted Jesus and sought to kill him because he was doing this on the Sabbath; And Jesus said to them My Father works until now and I also work; And because of this especially the Jews sought to kill him not because he profaned the Sabbath only; but for his saying also that God was his Father and his making himself equal with God.

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