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64 example sentences with  prefigures

64 example sentences with prefigures

This should have served to prefigure to me that my soul, once free and sovereign of itself, was on that day to lay aside its sovereignty and become a slave, as it betided.

"The connection between the Christian and the Jewish feasts is both historical and idealhistorical because our Lord's death happened on the 15th Nisan, the first day of the Jewish feast; ideal, because what took place had been prefigured in the Old Testament by types, of which itself was the antitype.

It is hard to discern the oak in the acorn, or a temple like St. Paul's in the first stone which is laid; nor can I quite prefigure what destination the genius of William Minor hath to take.

This movement, under the guise of Christian Science, and ingenuously calling out a closer inquiry into oriental philosophy, prefigures itself to us as one of the most potent factors in the social evolution of the last quarter of the nineteenth century.

And when she saw the better feeling triumph, a tear of exquisite pleasure dimmed her eye, for in that trifling circumstance she saw the many trials and temptations of after life prefigured, and hoped they would end as that did, in the victory of the noble and generous impulses of the heart.

That is the end of man; that is what is prefigured when a baby's hand reaches for the sun.

His wide interest in human beings and his knowledge of the new Italian literature prefigure the coming to England of the Revival of Learning in the next age.

In its use of a love story, Euphues prefigures the modern novel.

They are prefigures, or prototypes of the influence that aims to sway mankind at the present day in government, politics, literature, and the fine arts.

presage, augur, bode; abode, forebode; foretoken, betoken; prefigure, preshow^; portend; foreshow^, foreshadow; shadow forth, typify, pretypify^, ominate^, signify, point to.

V. indicate; be the sign &c n.. of; denote, betoken; argue, testify &c (evidence) 467; bear the impress &c n.. of; connote, connotate^. represent, stand for; typify &c (prefigure) 511; symbolize.

Perhaps this struggle may be prefigured in the old Northern myth of the Twilight of the Gods.

If his action prefigure passion, he raves, rages, and protests much by his painted heavens, and seems in the height of this fit ready to pull Jove out of the garret where perchance he lies leaning on his elbows, or is employed to make squibs and crackers to grace the play.

Foole, indirectly thou describ'st another, Thats Prince Navar: Pembrooke his plume is Azure A little intermixt with spotlesse white, Prefiguring the temper of the Sky With whose hye motion his great mind doth move.

Thus, in the same book, we may have two scenes, each capital in its order: in the one, human passion, deep calling unto deep, shall utter its genuine voice; in the second, according circumstances, like instruments in tune, shall build up a trivial but desirable incident, such as we love to prefigure for ourselves; and in the end, in spite of the critics, we may hesitate to give the preference to either.

Ib. Some have published, That there is a proper sacrifice in the Lord's Supper, to exhibit Christ's death in the 'post-fact', as there was a sacrifice to prefigure it in the Old Law in the 'ante-fact', and therefore that we have a true altar, and not only metaphorically so called.

Tell what the following words mean: prefix, predict, prepare, prejudge, prescribe, predestine, precaution, precursor, prefigure, prearrange.

His boyhood, as usual, prefigured the mature man: it was diligent in study, hilarious at play; his mind bent upon solid things, not the showy.

And here, if for the moment I may prefigure the Eagle as a sentient being, I can imagine his chuckle.

Scholars find Greece completely prefigured in Homer, and the time may come when Dante and Tasso shall be the leading authorities for the history of the Middle Ages, and Milton for that of the ages of Protestantism.

It is not too much to say that a new chapter in the world's history will open before our astonished eyes, so adequately is the gigantic struggle between the black and white races prefigured in the persons of their chosen champions."

In the macrocosm of the universe things go on as in the microcosm of the monad; every later state of the world is prefigured in the earlier, etc.

The intellect should not be compared to a blank tablet, but to a block of marble in whose veins the outlines of the statue are prefigured.

The positive doctrines of Thomasius have less interest than this general standpoint, which prefigured the succeeding period.

Pope's creation of Gnomes, in the Rape of the Lock, is here prefigured.

Exactly as he had prefigured, this talk was going.

The day of atonement prefigured the atonement of Christ, and the year of jubilee, the gospel jubilee.

And did they prefigure an atonement and a jubilee to Jews only?

The day of atonement prefigured the atonement of Christ, and the year of jubilee, the gospel jubilee.

And did they prefigure an atonement and a jubilee to Jews only?

The day of atonement prefigured the atonement of Christ, and the year of jubilee, the gospel jubilee.

And did they prefigure an atonement and a jubilee to Jews only?

The day of atonement prefigured the atonement of Christ, and the year of jubilee, the gospel jubilee.

And did they prefigure an atonement and a jubilee to Jews only?

The day of atonement prefigured the atonement of Christ, and the year of jubilee, the gospel jubilee.

And did they prefigure an atonement and a jubilee to Jews only?

The day of atonement prefigured the atonement of Christ, and the year of jubilee, the gospel jubilee.

And did they prefigure an atonement and a jubilee to Jews only?

In that memorable struggle, the issue of which to some extent prefigured the shape that the government of the United States was to take five hundred years afterward, the cities and boroughs supported Simon de Montfort, the leader of the popular party and one of the foremost among the heroes and martyrs of English liberty.

His reward was to live just long enough to read a review of one of these silly novels written in an obscure journal by a personal friend of my own (now eminent in literature as Mr. John Mackinnon Robertson) prefiguring me to some extent as a considerable author.

He belongs now to a German house, the people around him are his kinsmen; the prefiguring ideals, which he had once sketched to himself at the coronation of his brother, of the warm rays wherewith a prince as a constellation can enlighten and enrich lands, were now put into his hands for fulfilment.

The latest newspapers Redwood had did but vaguely prefigure these imminent things.

As I read the concluding pages of that speech, the conflict of opinion that preceded the conflict of arms then sweeping upon the country like an approaching solar eclipse seemed prefigured like a chapter of the Book of Fate.

In a pageant the woman, full-veined and comely, her russet gown girded up like a harvester's might not inaptly have prefigured October; and for less comfortable November you could nowhere have found a symbol more precise than her lank companion, humorously peevish under his white thatch of hair, and constantly fretted by the sword tapping at his ankles.

And how in the end does the chain of influences find b rather than c unless b is somehow prefigured in them already?

Mustn't the whole fact be prefigured in each part, and exist de jure before it can exist de facto?

Notwithstanding the homeliness of the action, there is here a religious and mysterious significance, prefiguring the Baptism.

The great Tyrone dying in exile at Rome, Red Hugh O'Donnell perishing in Spain in the early days of the seventeenth century, were to prefigure the fighting and dying of half a million Irish warriors on continental soil for a hundred years after the fall of Limerick as the seventeenth century neared its close.

Here we see dimly prefigured a modern editor prematurely soliciting the support of Great Names.

In the gradual prefiguring of Christ through Israel's story, they read the historic attestation of His revelation.

Joyless, vacant, barren hours prefigured themselves to me, drifting through my brain, till their vacant shapes crowded it into darkness.

His quartette describes a day in one of those Attic souls who prefigure on earth the serenity of Elysium.

It is a matter, she said, of prefiguring the world in which you want to live.

The character of Mason often didn't appear much in the first half of the episode - a format that prefigured - with the focus instead on his eventual client.

The floor tiles and sacred images highlight Old Testament persons and events that prefigure Christ.

De Gaulle was a ruthless imperialist, whose views in part prefigured the global re-eruption of imperialism today.

All was mystically prefigured.

Herein the entrance of Christ into our world is prefigured.

Of particular interest is the question in which way Mendelssohn’s notion of the living script prefigures not only a critical moment in Hegel but also anticipates critical motives in the later line of Critical Theory.

The final ending is on pillars of eternity on Judgement Day prefigured by dragon fight.

The nemesis of this superman does not appear in this novel, though he is prefigured somewhat by Maitland.

The outgoing current being the effect, what psychic antecedent could contain or prefigure it better than a feeling of it?

The physical creation in Genesis 1 leads to the spiritual creation described in Revelation 21 and 22. The first Adam, of physical matter, of the earth, prefigured the second Adam, Jesus Christ, of the Spirit (1 Corinthians 15:47-49).

While we may seem a long way from communal life, it is important to have some conception of the ideals we are trying to prefigure in our lives hear and now.