Origin of Boanerges
Examples from the Web for boanerges
Miss Corelli tells hers with the voice and manner of a Boanerges.My Contemporaries In Fiction|David Christie Murray
Then Captain Boanerges, for that they were men of courage, listed them into his company, and so away they went to the war.The Holy War made by Shaddai upon Diabolus|John Bunyan
Boanerges, not Balzac, now occupies the pasteboard pulpit of fiction.Unicorns|James Huneker
This same prominence may have contributed partly to the title “Boanerges” or “sons of thunder” which, according to Mark iii.
He is no Boanerges of the Temple; but he is a giant as regards a firm grasp of doctrinal truth.Western Worthies|J. Stephen Jeans