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Nonetheless, that “inward sweetness” awakened the future preacher to a rather uncommon youthful aptitude for holiness.
Later, Edwards noted that many of his youngest members “clearly exemplified” what he called the universal holiness of life.
I went to Dharamsala and met His Holiness [the Dalai Lama] there.Pierce Brosnan’s Life After Bond: From Action Hero to Losing His Daughter to Cancer|Tim Teeman|July 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The men are being made saints because of their obvious holiness, and because they are both responsible for medical miracles.Popes, Saints, Miracles, Weird Relics and Odd Omens Converge on Rome|Barbie Latza Nadeau|April 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“His Holiness and the Vatican have been clear about a range of issues,” Obama said after the meeting.Their Cordial Meeting Proves the Common Bonds of Obama and Pope Francis|Joshua DuBois|March 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They burnt the chosen city of holiness, and made the streets thereof desolate according to the prediction of Jeremias.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
To me the national affectation of piety and holiness resembles a white shirt put on over a dirty skin.
His envoys had proposed to refer the knotty point to the decision of His Holiness; but 'this they absolutely declined.'King Robert the Bruce|A. F. Murison
Dignity, and even holiness too, sometimes, are more questions of coat and waistcoat than some people imagine.Oliver Twist, Vol. II (of 3)|Charles Dickens
What have we to do with such dreamy, self-centred, emotional holiness, here and now in London?