Orthodoxy in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Orthodoxy

Correctness in doctrine and belief. | Conformity to established and accepted beliefs (usually of religions).

Short Example Sentence for Orthodoxy

  • 1. Every orthodoxy is a little brotherhood of men. 🔊
  • 2. In truth, orthodoxy has always had other fish to fry. 🔊
  • 3. The necessity still remains, but orthodoxy is dying. 🔊
  • 4. Still Slav Orthodoxy is not self-sufficient. 🔊
  • 5. The position of orthodoxy we will reserve for a separate treatment. 🔊
  • 6. The thirty-nine articles of orthodoxy are only the ashes of the mind. 🔊
  • 7. Orthodoxy of belief rather than orthodoxy of life becomes the primary thing. 🔊
  • 8. Papias (145) vouched for its orthodoxy at least, if not its authenticity. 🔊

How to use Orthodoxy in Sentence?

  • 1. The lower defenders of orthodoxy frequently vex the spirits of the higher ones. 🔊
  • 2. Egyptian orthodoxy found a ready way in which to explain the animal forms of its gods. 🔊
  • 3. He was not (as has been observed) a theologian, but he was as jealous for orthodoxy as if he were. 🔊
  • 4. But he liked the fighting, as he thought, against the narrow and frightened orthodoxy round him. 🔊
  • 5. Pulcheria and orthodoxy from this time on controlled the court life and dominated the Empire. 🔊
  • 6. Take away this doctrine of Biblical infallibility, and orthodoxy crumbles to dust. 🔊
  • 7. They would substitute one narrow orthodoxy for another, and I would unfold the banner of freedom. 🔊
  • 8. The work of Tolstoi is the work of a man; Slav Orthodoxy is the work of the generations. 🔊
  • 9. The presence of all these points on the collar is still the test of orthodoxy in the church he founded. 🔊
  • 10. These ministers found that just in the proportion that their orthodoxy decreased, their congregations increased. 🔊
  • 11. Enlightenment mental liberation from the shackles of tradition and orthodoxy became the watch-word of the time. 🔊
  • 12. Study it for yourself in its fullness, because it has a vital relation to modern orthodoxy as now represented and taught in most of the churches. 🔊
  • 13. The religionist of to-day wants the ship of his soul to lie at the wharf of orthodoxy and rot in the sun. 🔊
  • 14. Why is it that we have all degrees of intelligence, from orthodoxy to genius, if it was intended that all should think and feel alike? 🔊
  • 15. Originality is like a fountain-head of fresh water; orthodoxy is too often only the unimpeachable fluid of the water company. 🔊
  • 16. Saner preparation for life as a whole must take the place of the lingering emphasis on the pedagogical orthodoxy still holding sway. 🔊
  • 17. This applies even to natural religion in its haziest and most compliant form; and as applied to any form of orthodoxy its force is doubled. 🔊
  • 18. And yet, after a vast deal of such like catachresis, the orthodoxy of plagiarism remains still in dispute. 🔊
  • 19. Those books secured admission which were most widely current as ancient and trustworthy, and whose orthodoxy met the standards of the time. 🔊
  • 20. And of orthodoxy under certain forms this is no doubt true; but it is not true of the orthodoxy of Catholicism. 🔊
  • 21. Persons who seek rest in literary orthodoxy are always hoping to discover written upon the walls of the porch the ten commandments of good writing. 🔊
  • 22. The world grew less humane as well as less sensible as it grew older, and came to think more of orthodoxy than of any other condition of the mind. 🔊
  • 23. Of all the cruelty inflicted in the name of orthodoxy there is little that can surpass the refined torture due to this Jewish apologetic. 🔊
  • 24. The Unitarians themselves neither desire nor deserve a name which puts them one point nearer to orthodoxy than they put themselves. 🔊
  • 25. They joined the insurgents, and invoked the orthodoxy of the nation so as to inflame the passions of the masses against the persecutor of the Pope. 🔊
  • 26. I maintain that neither orthodoxy of life nor conduct weigh with women as long as the suitor has the qualifications I have mentioned. 🔊
  • 27. Its orthodoxy was without a stain; for whatever heresies might flow to the great city, no heresy had ever issued thence. 🔊
  • 28. In philosophy he was a devoted disciple of Kant, and his decided orthodoxy in religious belief affected many of his judgements. 🔊
  • 29. But for the prevalency of orthodoxy in "the Valley" he would have been considered eccentric in his religious views and practice. 🔊
  • 30. Oxford University has always tempered her love for learning with a dislike for inquiry, and set the cause of orthodoxy above the cause of truth. 🔊
  • 31. Poets will tend towards Christian orthodoxy for a perfectly plain reason; because it is about the simplest and freest thing now left in the world. 🔊
  • 32. He was the Juvenal of his age, but he wrote in prose, and not for the sake of satire, but as the champion of orthodoxy and virginity. 🔊