heretic


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heretic

Now chiefly RC Church a person who maintains beliefs contrary to the established teachings of the Church
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It's THERE, and all the infidels and heretics in the world can't argue it away, any more'n they can argue God away.
"What really saved you was the fact that you proclaimed yourself a heretic and a barbarian," remarked the Frenchman with a smile.
Like his spiritual governor, he began to think that they had been wrong in consigning one so pure, so young, so lovely, and above all so pious, to the arms of a heretic: and he was fain to believe that the calamity, which had befallen his age, was a judgment on his presumption and want of adherence to established forms.
so that you esteem these but heretics, as effectually lost as the pagans themselves."
But I take all the blame upon myself for never having told your worships of my uncle's vagaries, that you might put a stop to them before things had come to this pass, and burn all these accursed books- for he has a great number- that richly deserve to be burned like heretics."
By reasoning of this kind, it can be seen that the four or five thousand tulip-growers of Holland, France, and Portugal, leaving out those of Ceylon and China and the Indies, might, if so disposed, put the whole world under the ban, and condemn as schismatics and heretics and deserving of death the several hundred millions of mankind whose hopes of salvation were not centred upon the tulip.
A sect of Spanish heretics of the latter part of the sixteenth century; so called because they were light weights --
Down to the beginning of the fifteenth century it was widely employed in "churching" heretics and schismatics.
Lawrence is the heresiarch: "We are not concerned with an author's beliefs, but with orthodoxy of sensibility and with the sense of tradition, our degree of approaching 'that region where dwell the vast hosts of the dead.' And Lawrence is for my purposes, an almost perfect example of the heretic. And the most ethically orthodox of the more eminent writers of my time is Mr.
Those with different views or interpretations are considered heretics or false prophets.
He posted a video of White agreeing with a man who said Jesus was not the only son of God alongside an article that called her a "trinity denying heretic."