And was it not on the contemners of the gods that their heaviest punishments fell?
The fact may have conciliated some of our own contemners of "good form."
They were Makin people, I believe, probably staunch heathens, contemners of the missionary and his works.
We are not contemners of marriage, nor neglecters of home and offspring.
Artists had been contemned before, and had lived to turn the laugh on their contemners.
But there is a class of the contemners of evangelical truth, characterized by more active zeal and decided measures.
Penalties and sums of money must be enjoined, and then without pardon taken from the contemners.
And since it is ours, we may, meeting with the same measure, declare its contemners to be themselves frivolous and irreligious.
They were Makin people, I believe, probably staunch heathens, 271 contemners of the missionary and his works.
What would the contemners of the people's claims, the deriders of the people's miseries, make of that, I wonder?