confession of his faith

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  • He had but to see in order to believe, and make supreme confession of his faith. Cited from The Life of Jesus of Nazareth, by Rush Rhees
  • It was not long before he wished to make public confession of his faith, and thus identify himself with the Christian community. Cited from Evolution Of The Japanese, Social And Psychic, by Sidney L. Gulick
  • He must "hold fast the confession of his faith without wavering." Cited from The Theology of Holiness, by Dougan Clark
  • Then controlling his emotions he bowed his head in reverence and made confession of his faith. Cited from The Sea-Hawk, by Rafael Sabatini
  • Two years after Krishna Pal sent to the Society this confession of his faith. Cited from Life of William Carey, by George Smith
  • His church promises him nothing except teaching, inspiration, comradeship, an occasion for the confession of his faith and some opportunity for service. Cited from Modern Religious Cults and Movements, by Gaius Glenn Atkins
  • With regard to Marcellus, he had denied the charge of heresy and presented a very sound confession of his faith. Cited from The Arian Controversy, by H. M. Gwatkin
  • If it is satisfactory, he is summoned before the whole church, and has to make a confession of his faith, and give an account of his spiritual history. Cited from The Early Life of Mark Rutherford, Mark Rutherford
  • He had gradually become more and more excited, and had so come to make this confession of his faith in the continuous and victorious work of animated nature. Cited from Doctor Pascal, by Emile Zola
  • And specially is it far from such as any man who hath any wit should, for fear of it, shrink from the confession of his faith. Cited from Dialogue of Comfort Against Tribulation, by Thomas More
  • The last work that he wrote in prison was the confession of his faith, and reason of his practice as to mixed communion, not with the world, but with saints of other denominations. Cited from The Works of John Bunyan Volumes 1-3, John Bunyan
  • Selwyn tried to frame words for a reply, but skilled as he was in the interpretation of thought, he was dumb in confession of his faith. Cited from The Parts Men Play, by Arthur Beverley Baxter
  • And not ceasing so, he was thereupon sore scourged for the confession of his faith, and yet after that imprisoned again afresh. Cited from Dialogue of Comfort Against Tribulation, by Thomas More
  • Christianus, King of Denmark, the second day of the assembly, delivered up the Confession of his Faith, and was held and esteemed a second David. Cited from Selections from the Table Talk of Martin Luther
  • When death is seen to be approaching, the dying person is directed to repeat a short form of confession of his faith in the unity of God; and if he is unable, it is recited for him. Cited from The Golden Chersonese and The Way Thither, by Bird
  • This ridicule leads him further to the confession of his faith in the relative goodness of all religions, which faith, notwithstanding his profession of orthodoxy, rests on an essentially theistic basis. Cited from Civilization of Renaissance in Italy, J Burckhardt
  • With this hopeful confession of his faith as the head of the rising Barnacles who were born of woman, to be followed under a variety of watchwords which they utterly repudiated and disbelieved, Ferdinand rose. Cited from Little Dorrit, by Charles Dickens
  • Reading one night in Firdousi, he discovered a passage which described Katrine so perfectly to him that he put a marker between the pages of the book, and kept it by his bedside to read at night as a pious person might have kept the confession of his faith. Cited from Katrine, by Enilor Macartney Lane
  • When Der Vertanes was anathematized, the bishop of Nicomedia required Haritun to write a confession of his faith, in order to show the people that he was a true son of the Armenian Church. Cited from History Of The Missions Of The American Board, by Rufus Anderson