Eternal in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Eternal

Lasting forever; unending. | (philosophy) existing outside time; as opposed to sempiternal, existing within time but everlastingly | (dated) Exceedingly great or bad; used as an intensifier.

Short Example Sentences for Eternal

  • 1. Not in eternal prison! 🔊
  • 2. For eternal years in debt. 🔊
  • 3. I have had a score of eternal friendships. 🔊
  • 4. The three companions basked in an eternal sunshine. 🔊
  • 5. Who fathoms the Eternal Thought? 🔊
  • 6. In what ethereal dances, By what eternal streams. 🔊
  • 7. R. Henceforth, I hope, eternal peace shall be Betwixt us, Thais! 🔊

How to use Eternal in Sentences?

  • 1. This is the ground on which we believe the election of individuals to eternal life to proceed. 🔊
  • 2. In its eternal rounds, it touches and blesses all things living with its power. 🔊
  • 3. Notwithstanding the claims of divine justice, all were not reprobated and doomed to eternal death. 🔊
  • 4. They are not the gift of eternal life, but of certain external and temporal advantages. 🔊
  • 5. Surely these are the dark dreams of men, not the bright and shining lights of eternal truth. 🔊
  • 6. That evening Grace swore her room-mate to eternal secrecy, and then showed her the book. 🔊
  • 7. Thou art the source and centre of all minds, Their only point of rest, eternal Word! 🔊
  • 8. This eternal repetition of the fact in which all sides are agreed, can throw no light on the point about which we dispute. 🔊
  • 9. Suppose all this to be true, what relation has it to the election of some individuals to eternal life, and the reprobation of others? 🔊
  • 10. Is not everything that is done by him, or left undone, in pursuance of his eternal purpose and design? 🔊
  • 11. For they are not all created with a similar destiny; but eternal life is foreordained for some, and eternal damnation for others. 🔊
  • 12. Even to the maintenance of his law, that bright transcript of his eternal justice, his mercy is inviolably pledged. 🔊
  • 13. The posture that we give the dead Points out the soul's eternal sleep. 🔊
  • 14. Every woman hopes to find in the man she loves something big and vast and eternal in which she can become absorbed, and lose herself. 🔊
  • 15. Displayed, we are told, by dooming its helpless objects to eternal misery for the non-performance of an impossible condition! 🔊
  • 16. Amazing grace! to threaten eternal death to all mankind, on a condition which he certainly foreknew would be fulfilled! 🔊
  • 17. It relates, not to the election of individuals to eternal life, but of a nation to the enjoyment of external privileges and advantages. 🔊
  • 18. The true ground and reason of election to eternal life shows it to be consistent with the infinite goodness of God. 🔊
  • 19. The succession in time of human ideas is also the eternal 'now'; it is historical and also a divine ideal. 🔊
  • 20. An eternal desire burns in those eyes, unspeakable, unappeasable, which enjoyment feeds without satisfying. 🔊
  • 21. The true ground and reason of election to eternal life shows it to be consistent with the infinite goodness of God. 🔊
  • 22. We have endeavoured to reconcile the great fundamental doctrines of God and man with each other, as well as with the eternal principles of truth. 🔊
  • 23. Like some fair island in a stormtoss'd sea, Or pause in music of the eternal choir. 🔊
  • 24. It is true, that Jacob was made the special heir to his father; but did he thereby inherit eternal life? 🔊
  • 25. Indeed, according to his theology, there could be no object sufficiently vast, no necessity sufficiently imperious, to justify eternal punishments. 🔊
  • 26. The attempt of Howe to reconcile the eternal ruin of a portion of mankind with the sincerity of God in his endeavours to save them. 🔊
  • 27. We agree with both Calvinistic and Arminian writers in the position, that no man is elected to eternal life on account of his merits. 🔊
  • 28. It was precisely from such premises, as we have seen, that John Foster denied the eternal duration of future punishment. 🔊