Sentence Examples


  • (8) They pray for spiritual welfare and believe in the efficacy of such prayers.
  • He was a firm believer in the efficacy of culture.
  • Thus he allowed the necessity of good works to salvation, but not in the old sense; proposed to allow the seven sacraments, but only as rites which had no inherent efficacy to salvation, and so on.
  • The data shows pockets where radish efficacy is substantially higher and others where it is nonexistent.
  • Suarez endeavoured to reconcile this view with the more orthodox doctrines of the efficacy of grace and special election, maintaining that, though all share in an absolutely sufficient grace, there is granted to the elect a grace which is so adapted to their peculiar dispositions and circumstances that they infallibly, though at the same time quite freely, yield themselves to its influence.