Usage examples for heretic

  1. That ill priest, John Wycliffe, who is accounted their leader, hath done more hurt to the faith than any heretic these many years. – Mistress Margery by Emily Sarah Holt
  2. My loving, heretic mother loved them not; my father, a Catholic born and bred, had an equal aversion. – Peter Ibbetson by George Du Maurier
  3. No heretic, he said, ever better deserved to be burnt, but that he would leave to their Christian wisdom. – Books Condemned to be Burnt by James Anson Farrer
  4. So you are a heretic, too? – The Dominant Strain by Anna Chapin Ray
  5. I have proved to you that this young man is a heretic, so now give me my reward. – Lysbeth A Tale Of The Dutch by H. Rider Haggard
  6. The Aten- Ra of the " heretic" Pharaoh was an Asiatic Baal, but unlike the Baal of Canaan he stood alone; there were no other Baals, no Baalim, by the side of him. – Patriarchal Palestine by Archibald Henry Sayce
  7. Vengeance on the heretic Inglez! – Romance by Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer
  8. His milk- white head was raised with a certain pride when he heard at the door, while entering the church, the Creoles say among themselves, " We have an honorable light- house keeper and not a heretic, though he is a Yankee." – Stories by Foreign Authors: Polish by Various
  9. Doubt of the pure atmosphere of their bed- chamber, appeared to her as too heretic even for the positive essay. – One of Our Conquerors, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  10. The Convener was a bit of a heretic himself and, consequently, carried a tender heart toward them. – The Doctor A Tale Of The Rockies by Ralph Connor
  11. He, however, did not complete it, and it fell into disrepair, besides suffering from the iconoclastic zeal of the heretic Akhunaten, who hammered out some of the beautifully painted scenes upon its walls. – History Of Egypt, Chaldæa, Syria, Babylonia, And Assyria In The Light Of Recent Discovery by L.W. King and H.R. Hall
  12. If they have a heretic to deal with we must not meddle. – The Secret Chamber at Chad by Evelyn Everett-Green
  13. " He is a heretic," said one of the sergeants. – The Legend of the Glorious Adventures of Tyl Ulenspiegel in the land of Flanders and elsewhere by Charles de Coster
  14. Another heretic, more fortunate than these seven, had just previously been condemned to the stake and pardoned for the sake of his musical talents. – Milton's England by Lucia Ames Mead
  15. You are starved, my poor darling, and I am a Jew, Turk, infidel, and heretic; I always was! – Hildegarde's Home by Laura E. Richards