Usage examples for sinful

  1. Can he but keep him quiet in a sinful life, and quiet in his death, he is his own. – The Works of John Bunyan Volume 3 by John Bunyan
  2. So I have put my pride in my pocket as a sinful thing, and come to thee. – A Little Girl in Old Philadelphia by Amanda Minnie Douglas
  3. As long as you are under my roof you shall never go to a sinful place of amusement. – A Little Rebel by Mrs. Hungerford
  4. Teresa- poor unhappy, sinful Teresa- had been the first to die, and by her own hand. – Studies in love and in terror by Marie Belloc Lowndes
  5. What clew had they to the mystery of that firelit room in which a guilty woman had knelt at their master's feet to tell the story of her sinful life? – Lady Audley's Secret by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
  6. She is the product of the social sins for which we are all responsible, and yet is considered the most sinful of us all. – Men, Women, and God by A. Herbert Gray
  7. Anticipating His own glorious rising, He might well speak to Martha, standing before Him as the representative of weeping, sinful, woe- worn humanity, " He that liveth and believeth on Me shall never die." – Memories of Bethany by John Ross Macduff
  8. Select another and a better associate, for I am a sinful man!" – The Making of an Apostle by R. J. Campbell
  9. To such a degree had our once sinful world been changed. – Daybreak: A Romance of an Old World by James Cowan
  10. Honestly believing that the Reformation was a great and beneficent fact in the progress of mankind, he was incapable of treating it as a sinful rebellion against the authority of the Church. – The Life of Froude by Herbert Paul
  11. We hardly ever hear of the work which the good man had been doing among the poor, the ignorant, and the sinful. – A History of the Four Georges, Volume II (of 4) by Justin McCarthy
  12. He passes them by because we, sinful men, have lost the key to the language of creation and of our own moral nature. – The Expositor's Bible: The Epistle to the Hebrews by Thomas Charles Edwards
  13. " What you say is sinful.... – A Nobleman's Nest by Ivan Turgenieff
  14. He is not a sinful child of the Father. – Edward Caldwell Moore Outline of the History of Christian Thought Since Kant by Edward Moore
  15. And since the question now before you is not one of mere speculation, but one that concerns your immediate duty, be on your guard against the seductive influence of sinful passion and sinful habit. – Companion to the Bible by E. P. Barrows
  16. How sinful of him to spoil the shape of his silly velvet jacket by carrying so many letters in the pockets! – Tommy and Grizel by J.M. Barrie
  17. You may catch them if you try, and they are not in the least sinful. – Seeds of Pine by Janey Canuck
  18. In England, too, there is a sly grimalkin, Who poisons rats with most malicious thoughts, And bears the name of Adam- Adam Smith, By Jack named Adam just to signify His sinful nature. – Domesday Book by Edgar Lee Masters
  19. Yes, it was very wicked of you, my sinful child- very. – The Lost Lady of Lone by E.D.E.N. Southworth
  20. Chorus Sing it o'er and o'er again: Christ receiveth sinful men; Make the message clear and plain: Christ receiveth sinful men. – Memories of Childhood's Slavery Days by Annie L. Burton