It's not the subject of that trial that intrigues me so much as The New York Times account of it, that preachers and preaching are in such a desperate situation that they have to resort to canned ideas, canned sermons, predigested
thoughts in little gobbets, simply to fill in the time between the Gospel and the 'comfortable word,' or prayer of consecration.
In this era of predigested
experiences, we serve a useful function.
8-9, 26-29) that lard commonplace books and conduct books, comes after Hero's disgrace to spurn precisely this kind of textually predigested
, one size fits all wisdom when Antonio invokes it as a sop for Leonato's grief.
While such predigested
volumes may supply convenience, (15) they do not necessarily provide the context for the choice: only the compiler fully knows why a specific piece has been selected.
Spiritual Practice" itself stands at an opposite pole from "shopping around," which is to seek out a predigested
form of spirituality instead of "doing something that is fresh, expressive, and worthwhile" (273).
It ought to have been obvious to anyone with an ear that mainstream pop has very little to do with originality and everything to do with bland, soundalike, predigested
To minimize sample heterogeneity, the total blood sample was predigested
in ultrapure concentrated nitric acid and an aliquot of < 1 g removed to a clean Teflon vessel.
Produce and grains would come largely predigested
in the stomach of prey.
Alcohol pours predigested
sugar into your bloodstream, so it's not surprising that 1-glutamine works well to reduce sugar cravings in many people, as well.
It's like they've got predigested
cultural things to do: "You must go into this disco to be gay"; "You must have that body to be gay.
Instead of passively receiving discrete, disconnected, and predigested
facts from a static source like a textbook, students using Abner actively select, interpret, and arrange factual information from a dynamic database, building an exhibit reflecting their understanding of a part of a larger historical and cultural domain.
Deparaffinized tissue sections were predigested
with proteinase K, hybridized with the fluorescein-labeled oligonucleotide probe complementary to the EBV-encoded small RNA (EBER1) gene (95 [degrees] C for 10 minutes, 37 [degrees] C in a humidified chamber overnight), and washed (0.