angel of light


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angel of light

false apostles are like Satan in masquerade. [N.T.: II Corinthians 11:14]
See: Deceit
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But imagination has the wings of an angel of light and travels safely through or over the seas where we have been almost shipwrecked, the darkness in which our illusions are lost, the precipice whence our happiness has been hurled and swallowed up.
All Meryton seemed striving to blacken the man who, but three months before, had been almost an angel of light.
It was like turning from some purgatorial fiend to an angel of light, come to announce that the season of torment was past.
What does the angel of light or the angel of darkness say to that mind, at once implacable and generous?
Thou hast spoken well, damsel,'' said the Grand Master; ``but well know we who can array himself like an angel of light.
It is no devil, I assure you; or if it be, it has put on the robes of an angel of light.
If ever a man came as an angel of light, that man was Francis Blake.
Why, if I were an angel of light, and as innocent before you as a babe, you would still loathe me if you believed that SHE loved me, instead of loving yourself.
No wonder that Amy Foster appeared to his eyes with the aureole of an angel of light.
The angel of light shines on us as the miner, the journeyman, walks with a lantern.