Benevolence in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Benevolence

(uncountable) Disposition to do good. | (uncountable) Charitable kindness. | (countable) An altruistic gift or act.

Short Example Sentences for Benevolence

  • 1. Mutual benevolence is organized for greater effectiveness. 🔊
  • 2. He beamed again with benevolence as he pledged the judge. 🔊
  • 3. All the benevolence of his manly nature was called forth. 🔊
  • 4. Under the third head, place all that is spent for benevolence and religion. 🔊
  • 5. In her his spirit must survive, his benevolence still be operative. 🔊
  • 6. Both the law of benevolence and the Christian law of love demand this. 🔊
  • 7. Self-denying benevolence of Christ's, 169. 🔊
  • 8. Her great act of benevolence was her protection of Port-Royal. 🔊

How to use Benevolence in Sentences?

  • 1. This benevolence is the third form in which we have already seen what is called love. 🔊
  • 2. A certain rude benevolence of public intention is equally characteristic of the liquor trade. 🔊
  • 3. If he had, it would tax his divine benevolence to see that he forbore to pursue it. 🔊
  • 4. It was to him a fair and mysterious visitant, who came in pure benevolence to cheer his solitude. 🔊
  • 5. Next after this, comes intellectual improvement; and, last of all, benevolence and religion. 🔊
  • 6. This will is Infinite Benevolence and Beneficence revealed in the self-sacrifice of Jesus. 🔊
  • 7. They were much delighted by the graciousness and benevolence of the king, and took up their quarters in the island. 🔊
  • 8. Gerald was in general touched to benevolence at sight of a poor devil elated by his little draught of success. 🔊
  • 9. Her responsibility, in reference to the institutions of benevolence and religion, is deeply realized. 🔊
  • 10. Her home was always a delightful retreat for the ministers of the gospel and those who represented worthy causes of benevolence and charity. 🔊
  • 11. This must be done very cautiously, and the expansion of benevolence by no means hurried or made a task of. 🔊
  • 12. His tone was grim; the usual indifferent benevolence of demeanor toward a townsman was conspicuously absent. 🔊
  • 13. Hattie opened her eyes wide at this discovery, though now she realized that echoes of a like benevolence had reached her ears before. 🔊
  • 14. Those, who never have had such habits formed in youth, are under disadvantages, which no benevolence of temper can remedy. 🔊
  • 15. In regard to the great deficiencies of domestics, in qualifications for their duties, much patience and benevolence are required. 🔊
  • 16. Man must be made acquainted with his own nature before God's benevolence can be realized. 🔊
  • 17. The fire of benevolence and sympathy warmed every vein, and a new life animated every nerve within me. 🔊
  • 18. Yet between pride and benevolence Eleanor's ride was likely to be scarce a pleasant one. 🔊
  • 19. Excommunication among the Indian professors of transcendental benevolence meant social death and inconceivable cruelty. 🔊
  • 20. His manner was, or appeared to me, most fascinating; there was a mingled kindness and courtesy in it which seemed to speak benevolence itself. 🔊
  • 21. When the second shall have received its accomplishment, I beg you will show your benevolence to me and my people. 🔊
  • 22. Where in such pietism do we find the universality of obligation involved in the ethical law of benevolence or in the Christian law of love? 🔊
  • 23. Such feeble sentiments as mercy, benevolence and effusive love, scarcely find place in this conception of the source of universal order. 🔊
  • 24. I do hope the reign of benevolence is over; until that event occurs I am sure the reign of God will be impossible. 🔊
  • 25. Most smiles express either benevolence or gaiety; but Mrs Boswell's did neither. 🔊
  • 26. They should be taught to regard it, as their manual of piety, justice, veracity, chastity, temperance, benevolence and of all excellent virtues. 🔊
  • 27. Sophy would not bow her head to Mrs. Smilker, nor longer eat the bread of benevolence embittered by servitude. 🔊