Usage examples for heretic

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. Vengeance on the heretic Inglez! – Romance by Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer
  4. The word heretic ought to be a term of honor; for honest, clearly uttered heresy is always virtuous, and this whether truth or error; yet it is not difficult to understand how the charge of heresy has been generally used as a means of exciting bad feeling. – Theological Essays by Charles Bradlaugh
  5. 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
  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. In 1534 the luckless Etienne Dolet, soon to be burnt as a heretic arrived at Lyon, and with some friendly help from Gryphius printed between 1538 and 1544 some seventy editions. – Fine Books by Alfred W. Pollard
  8. 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
  9. " 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
  10. 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
  11. They remembered, no doubt, that their mistress was a princess of France, the daughter of the heretic Henry of Navarre. – Henrietta Maria by Henrietta Haynes
  12. So you are a heretic too? – The Dominant Strain by Anna Chapin Ray
  13. 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
  14. If they have a heretic to deal with we must not meddle. – The Secret Chamber at Chad by Evelyn Everett-Green
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. My loving, heretic mother loved them not; my father, a Catholic born and bred, had an equal aversion. – Peter Ibbetson by George Du Maurier
  18. He was again accused at Florence, and was publicly burnt as an heretic 16 Sept. – A Biographical Dictionary of Freethinkers of All Ages and Nations by Joseph Mazzini Wheeler
  19. 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