References to holy war are interspersed with exhortations to charity, kindness toward others, and respect for life.
The sides in this holy war, like most, are cleaved by ideology.
What until now has been a healthy political skirmish will now be a holy war.
Obamacare draws fire from this segment of “conservatives” because it fortifies the other side in their holy war.
Many of the plots are fresh, dedicated to locals who died fighting their holy war against U.S. and Afghan troops.
Alexander sent the duke a ring and a consecrated banner, and the conquest of England was undertaken as a holy war.
For the two years from Valmy to Fleurus (1792-94) they had waged a holy war.
In this, so emphatically a holy war, no earthly arm was allowed to achieve the triumph.
Certainly, the materials for a holy war have long been heaping high.
And accordingly, within a year after his arrival at Medina he began what was called the holy war.