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Usage examples for theology

  1. Are you going to put me through a course of theology, Daisy?" – Daisy in the Field by Elizabeth Wetherell
  2. Is not the same reason available in theology and in politics? – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. I. (of 12) by Edmund Burke
  3. Art is not like theology; nothing is forced. – The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 24 (of 25) by Robert Louis Stevenson Other: Andrew Lang
  4. Alike in their outlook on Europe today or on the great ages of the past, it was a Catholic civilisation based on Catholic theology that seemed to them the only true one for a full and rich human development. – Gilbert Keith Chesterton by Maisie Ward
  5. But theology is everyone's business. – The New Theology by R. J. Campbell
  6. I am preparing an essay on contemporary theology for the n- n- new paper. – The Gadfly by E. L. Voynich
  7. Shortly after his return, as he sat in my study, I asked him if he had materially changed his theology. – Recollections and Impressions 1822-1890 by Octavius Brooks Frothingham
  8. There were a couple of hundred volumes on the shelves- theology, history, biography, philosophy, science, travels, essays, and some old forgotten fiction; but no verse was there, except Shenstone, in a small, shabby, coverless volume. – Afoot in England by W.H. Hudson
  9. In the German Theology, the necessity of rising above the " I" and " mine" is treated as the great saving truth. – Christian Mysticism by William Ralph Inge
  10. A corresponding culture is necessary in theology, in law, and in all the pursuits of industry. – Thoughts on Educational Topics and Institutions by George S. Boutwell
  11. In short Cadmus was the same as Hermes, Thoth, and Osiris: under which characters more than one person is alluded to, for all theology of the antients is of a mixed nature. – A New System; or, an Analysis of Antient Mythology. Volume II. (of VI.) by Jacob Bryant
  12. First I tried theology, the study of which I had by no means abandoned. – The Great Miss Driver by Anthony Hope
  13. He knows little of modern problems and in his theology is as orthodox as the rich men who control his church could desire. – Nan of Music Mountain by Frank H. Spearman
  14. Panaetius, their philosophic guide, had less sympathy than any great Stoic with popular theology. – Roman Society from Nero to Marcus Aurelius by Samuel Dill
  15. The Cambridge men showed a bent towards general literature and philosophy, or to theology of a type cognate to philosophy. – The Age of Tennyson by Hugh Walker
  16. The New Learning, growing up in the place of war and theology, meant the dawn of material prosperity, of the rule of law, and of a new intelligence diffused through the opinions and industries of men. – A History of English Prose Fiction by Bayard Tuckerman
  17. The frescoes in this chamber are illustrative of the Virtues of Theology, Philosophy, Poetry, and Jurisprudence, who are represented on the ceiling by Raphael, in the midst of arabesques by Sodoma. – Walks in Rome by Augustus J.C. Hare
  18. It furnishes admirable illustrations of the truth of both natural and revealed theology, and suggests original methods for the defence of these truths. – Döderlein's Hand-book of Latin Synonymes by Ludwig Döderlein Commentator: S. H. Taylor
  19. It is impossible for a mind which is honest towards itself to admit that a proposition is true and false at the same time, true in science and false in theology. – The Intellectual Life by =Philip Gilbert Hamerton
  20. What theology teaches your Highness to vent your wrath upon the innocent? – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
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