Usage examples for homiletic

  1. This homiletic punishment of the empress by the intrepid saint was opportunely followed by the discovery of certain holy and potent relics. – Women of Early Christianity Woman: In all ages and in all countries, Vol. 3 (of 10) by Alfred Brittain Mitchell Carroll
  2. A single extract will fully suffice for a specimen of Sterne's pre- Shandian homiletic style; his post- Shandian manner was very different, as we shall see. – Sterne by H.D. Traill
  3. He seems to have had some acquaintance with patristic and homiletic literature; he produced a version of the homily on Mary Magdalene, improperly attributed to Origen; and, as we have seen, emulated King Alfred in translating Boethius's famous manual of moral philosophy. – Chaucer by Adolphus William Ward
  4. The circuit of Anglo- Saxon homiletic literature has again been greatly enlarged by a more recent publication, namely, that of the " Homilies of Wulfstan." – Anglo-Saxon Literature by John Earle
  5. We are bound to say that the object announced by the compilers is on the way to be realised, and here will be given the essence of the best homiletic literature of this generation. – The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Exodus by G. A. Chadwick