Origin of heretical
Examples from the Web for heretical
This is a heretical view and if it were left at that, I don't think much good would come of it.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Either way, the FSA-ISIS feud got worse after the McCain visit with the Northern Storm, which ISIS viewed as a heretical act.Obama Administration and Sotloff Family Battle Over Blame for Journalist’s Kidnapping|Josh Rogin|September 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Son of God is so awful that it borders on godless—not sinful or heretical, just lacking true Spirit.
Conservatives have written the whole thing off as the heretical pursuit of the Bush administration.
That on his refusing to abjure these heretical opinions, he was turned over to the inquisition, by whom he was finally condemned.Fox's Book of Martyrs|John Foxe
Under the action of such principles apocryphal books tended to pass into the class of spurious and heretical writings.
A single stroke would thus disencumber Rome of both the heretical doctor and the heretical university.History of the Reformation in the Sixteenth Century, Vol 2|J. H. Merle D'Aubign
The heads of the order are heretical, cruel, and sacrilegious men.Secret Societies of the Middle Ages|Thomas Keightley
To confute heresy was his chief delight; and his vanity was indulged to its utmost when the heretical Lambert was tried.Body, Parentage and Character in History|Furneaux Jordan
early 15c., from Middle French eretical and directly from Medieval Latin haereticalis, from haereticus (see heretic).