General Crespo became all-powerful; but he did not immediately accept the position of president.
We have therefore the idea of an infinite, perfect and all-powerful being - an idea which cannot be the creation of ourselves, and must be given by some being who really possesses all that we in idea attribute to him.
The nobility is no longer all-powerful; it may be constrained to admit within its own body members for whose presence it has no wish.
Nor can real evil exist, for since God is all-powerful, and since he does not wish evil, evil must be non-existent.
They were all-powerful with the people, but Hyrcanus with his mercenaries was independent of the people, and the wealthy belonged to the sect of the Sadducees.