Usage examples for Indefectible

  1. The Church is indefectible before all things admirable, she is great- " Yes, but then we must follow her directions and practise the sacraments she orders!" – En Route by J.-K. (Joris-Karl) Huysmans
  2. Under these varying modes and presentations it permanently abides as the indefectible substance of the spirit. – The Reform of Education by Giovanni Gentile
  3. And the authority of the Church, being on this point sovereign and indefectible could not remain invisible and indeterminate. – Outlines of a Philosophy of Religion based on Psychology and History by Auguste Sabatier
  4. For it is He to Whom we ought to be especially bound as our indefectible principle; to Him must we assiduously direct our choice as our ultimate end; He it is Whom we negligently lose by sin and Whom we must regain by believing in Him and by professing our faith in Him. – On Prayer and The Contemplative Life by St. Thomas Aquinas
  5. Where, it may be asked, is the force to come from which shall nerve the repentant one to essay the steep ascent to the calm of indefectible virtue? – Roman Society from Nero to Marcus Aurelius by Samuel Dill