led captive

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  • The pride and strength of the country were taken away and led captive to a strange land. Cited from Stories of the Prophets, by Isaac Landman
  • Some years afterwards, he was again led captive; but recovered his liberty after two months. Cited from Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs, and Principal Saints, by Alban Butler
  • Other figures are those of prisoners being led captive into Egypt. Cited from History Of Egypt, Volume 4 (of 12), by G. Maspero
  • Iron accordingly you must have, or your gold would be led captive into Persia? Cited from Works, V1, by Lucian of Samosata
  • Before he could recover himself he was overwhelmed and bound, and led captive to my father. Cited from The Settlers, by William H. G. Kingston
  • Yet hath even wisdom been led captive of desire of gain. Cited from The Extant Odes of Pindar, by Pindar
  • And indeed it was in his mind that the adventure of the lady led captive bore some evil with it. Cited from The Well At The World's End, by William Morris #1
  • It can lead captive the soul that was formerly the captive of the soul that it drove away to die. Cited from Flames, by Robert Smythe Hichens
  • In the procession were led captive princes from all parts of the world. Cited from A General History, by P. V. N. Myers
  • But, if you let it run at random, you will be led captive by Satan at his will. Cited from A Practical Directory for Young Christian Females, by Harvey Newcomb
  • "These he led captive when he destroyed the city of King Eurytus." Cited from Stories from the Greek Tragedians, by Alfred Church
  • The men who conquered the world were led captive by their own beastly passions. Cited from Plain Facts for Old and Young, by John Harvey Kellogg
  • Pride and selfishness, and lust and temper, no longer control my thoughts nor lead captive my will. Cited from When the Holy Ghost is Come, by Col. S. L. Brengle
  • There shall be no wars between his subjects and those of the Arabs, nor shall the children or women of his people be led captive. Cited from Christianity and Islam in Spain (756-1031), by Charles Reginald Haines
  • Her little granddaughter alone was spared, and led captive to a far-off wigwam prison. Cited from History of the United States, Vol. I (of VI), by E. Benjamin Andrews
  • Your strong men shall be slain, and your virgins shall be led captive, and your little children shall be dashed against a stone. Cited from Salute to Adventurers, by John Buchan
  • They crept into houses and led captive silly women. Cited from History of the Moravian Church, by J. E. Hutton
  • Beauty stands In the admiration only of weak minds Led captive. Cited from The World's Best Poetry, Volume 10, Ed. by Bliss Carman
  • For their obstinacy in sin the Jews shall be led captive. Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Jeramias Book 28
  • Two gifts you had to lead captive the proudest soul, your voice that made all your teaching a delight, and your singing, which was like no other. Cited from Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Vol. 1
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