In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- In the Reformation church sermonizing in the nave gave particular meaning to the term ‘auditory’ church.
- Urge upon your minister, priest, rabbi or bishop that as a moral leader of the community he or she should sermonize and speak out publicly against hate crimes, especially against anti-gay violence.
- He even sent a field representative who encouraged local pastors to sermonize about the school choice issue.
- In May 1596 he was appointed rector to East Hoathly and the same year sermonized there on the Book of Ruth.
- In their hey-day, the Seven Deadlies could draw forth endless hours of vituperative sermonising in the churches and cathedrals that were packed to capacity.
- But after years of warning worshipers to avoid the seduction of material success, pastors are now sermonizing on the predicaments of sudden economic misfortune.
- Millions of Muslims today go to their local mosques and hear their preachers sermonize from the Holy Koran.
- Father Peter is a likable character who seems to enjoy fishing and gambling more than sermonizing, though he has some pragmatic, down to earth advice for those who need it.
- He urges the nervous young priest to sermonize against her.
- He was the son of a Baptist preacher who sermonized about the virtues of the free market.
- At the time of the framing, by contrast, preachers were instrumental in instituting the rule of law, sermonizing in favor of obedience to legitimately enacted laws.
- Preachers paid for time to sermonize, listeners could call in, some slots were reserved for Christian music.
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As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.