unsound doctrine

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  • Not long since, such a person complained to me that a talented young preacher had taught unsound doctrine. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 7, No. 44, June, 1861, by Various
  • Both in the pulpit and out of it they watched for unsound doctrine, and when he strayed they took him by the neck. Cited from Auld Licht Idylls, by J. M. Barrie
  • It makes it their duty to watch and advise -- It makes them responsible for the unsound doctrine, or the bad conduct of their ministers. Cited from A Portraiture of Quakerism, Volume II (of 3), by Thomas Clarkson
  • That's the danger in permitting even one unsound doctrine to get into a level-headed chap's apple-basket, gentlemen! Cited from All-Wool Morrison, by Holman Day
  • Compared with unsound doctrine and audacious speculation, immorality appeared in her eyes a venial weakness. Cited from Renaissance in Italy, Volumes 1 and 2, by John Addington Symonds
  • We might stomach a God who would save orthodox burglars along with orthodox bishops, but not one who saved unbaptised infants and adults of unsound doctrine. Cited from The Seeker, by Harry Leon Wilson
  • And in the next place, it was assumed in those days to be the most natural and obvious thing in the world to condemn unsound doctrine, and to exclude unsound teachers. Cited from The Oxford Movement, by R.W. Church
  • Neither are there at this day, nor has there been all along during these years of peace and quiet, suitable endeavours for suppressing all sorts of unsound doctrine, or purging the land of the leaven of erroneous principles. Cited from The Auchensaugh Renovation, by The Reformed Presbytery
  • The Gorham case was this: a bishop refused to institute a clergyman to a vicarage in the west of England, on the ground of unsound doctrine upon regeneration by baptism. Cited from The Life of William Ewart Gladstone, Vol. 1 (of 3), by John Morley
  • Probably he was but some pestilent fellow, preaching unsound doctrine on the Trinity, like Peter Martyr Vermigli, who had been properly hissed out of Oxford a quarter of a century earlier. Cited from Renaissance in Italy, Volumes 1 and 2, by John Addington Symonds
  • What the Rabbi endured no one knew, but his boys understood that the only relief he had from Barbara's tyranny was on Sabbath evening when she stated her objections to his sermons, and threatened henceforward to walk into Muirtown in order to escape from unsound doctrine. Cited from Rabbi Saunderson, by Ian Maclaren
  • What the Rabbi endured no one knew, but his boys understood that the only relief he had from Barbara's tyranny was on Sabbath evening, when she stated her objections to the doctrine, and threatened henceforward to walk into Muirtown in order to escape from unsound doctrine. Cited from Kate Carnegie and Those Ministers, by Ian Maclaren
  • Lord Melbourne recommended for the chair of divinity at Oxford Dr. Hampden, a divine whose clumsy handling of nice themes had brought him, much against his intention, under suspicion of unsound doctrine, and who was destined eleven years later to find himself the centre of a still louder uproar. Cited from The Life of William Ewart Gladstone, Vol. 1 (of 3), by John Morley