He found an ignorant and corrupt society ruled by an immoral yet fanatical monarch.
Miracles alone cannot vindicate the divinity of immoral doctrine.
Finally, it may be noted that many immoral acts, such as the use of false weights, lying, &c., which could not be brought into court, are severely denounced in the Omen Tablets as likely to bring the offender into " the hand of God " as opposed to " the hand of the king."
21-23), or else, judged from Amos's purified point of view, are absolutely immoral (ii.
His father, a man of immoral life, was with difficulty persuaded to cohabit with his wife.