Usage examples for denomination

  1. This is not covert irony, but a simple fact which, for that matter, ought hardly to have been otherwise, since most of us were ministers of one denomination or another. – Notes of a Camp-Follower on the Western Front by E. W. Hornung
  2. We may instance that of the Antinomians, whose remarkable denomination explains their doctrine, expressing that they were " against law!" – Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 3 (of 3) by Isaac Disraeli
  3. A History of New England with Particular Reference to the Denomination of Christians called Baptists. – The Development of Religious Liberty in Connecticut by M. Louise Greene, Ph. D.
  4. I have had this question asked me repeatedly: If your position is true, here is a college graduate, and here is another; and here is a minister of such a denomination, or a priest of the Catholic Church; why do they not accept your ideas? – Our Unitarian Gospel by Minot Savage
  5. Churches of every denomination stand but a short distance apart on the Newski Perspective. – Incidents of Travel in Greece, Turkey, Russia, and Poland, 7th ed. Vol. 2 of 2 by John Lloyd Stephens
  6. This being called Daliet el Carmel to distinguish it from the Dalieh of the Rohha district, yet the denomination Carmel is not otherwise given to this mountain by the Arab population. – Byeways in Palestine by James Finn
  7. Thus the jurisdiction of a court passed beyond the limits of a single denomination, and involved the liability of all, at least as witnesses. – The History of Tasmania, Volume I (of 2) by John West
  8. Specie payments having been once resumed by the Government and banks, all notes or bills of paper issued by either of a less denomination than $ 20 should by law be excluded from circulation, so that the people may have the benefit and convenience of a gold and silver currency which in all their business transactions will be uniform in value at home and abroad. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  9. I think if an Advent says Saturday is the Lord's day and should be observed on the Sabbath, the Methodist says Sunday is the day, and some other denomination says Friday is the day, I'm willing to be convinced. – Treading the Narrow Way by R. E. Barrett
  10. Then " pioneers," under the denomination of " explorers," began gradually to take possession of the country, and carry on commercial negotiations without the assent of the government. – A Ramble of Six Thousand Miles through the United States of America by S. A. Ferrall
  11. This then is manifestly no gender under the foregoing definition, and the term neuter is made somewhat less appropriate by the adoption of a third denomination before it. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  12. " Put that in your pocket," I had said, and the obedient little man did as he was bidden, without so much as a side glance at the denomination of the coin. – The Foot-path Way by Bradford Torrey
  13. He slipped into the box a bill whose denomination made the Apostle's eyes open wide. – Kildares of Storm by Eleanor Mercein Kelly
  14. The full course of study includes five series of lessons, adapted to be used in any denomination. – Studies in Old Testament History by Jesse L. Hurlbut
  15. The rules of the denomination forbade " occasional hearing." – Half a Century by Jane Grey Cannon Swisshelm