Sentence Examples


  • - on Natural Religion - he defends a moral or punishing Deity against the sentimental softness of the age.
  • "I wonder if God is punishing us," she mused.
  • Night is a person in Greek mythology, and in the fourteenth book of the Iliad we read that Zeus abstained from punishing Sleep " because he feared to offend swift Night."
  • Upon what grounds, therefore, shall we discriminate between the justice of punishing him for what he was at a previous period in his life and the injustice of forgiving him because of what he is in the present?
  • The same argument holds good concerning our feelings with regard to the justice or injustice of punishing a criminal if we believe that his will was determined.
 

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