Sentence Examples


  • Nowhere in the discourses of Jesus is there a hint of a limited duration of the Messianic kingdom.
  • Emmet went to Paris in October 1802, where he had an interview with Bonaparte which convinced him that the peace of Amiens would be of short duration and that a French invasion of England might be looked for in August 1803.
  • His goods were confiscated, and after an imprisonment of considerable duration he was put to death in 524.
  • Droughts, extensive in area and in duration, are by no means uncommon.
  • Then with the concentration of the cultus at Jerusalem represented by Deuteronomy, the celebration was restricted to the Judean capital, and its duration fixed at seven days, though its date was still left indeterminate.