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Open wide your gates,--I deliver you the keys thereof,--open them wide to all who will give up the iniquities of the world, and come hither to lead lives of purity and peace.
Remember Thy bounteous mercy and loving-kindness which are from of old; turn not Thy face from us, but be gracious to our unworthiness, and in Thy great goodness and Thy many mercies regard not our transgressions and iniquities! Create in us a clean heart and renew a right spirit within us, strengthen us all in Thy faith, fortify our hope, inspire us with true love one for another, arm us with unity of spirit in the righteous defense of the heritage Thou gavest to us and to our fathers, and let not the scepter of the wicked be exalted against the destiny of those Thou hast sanctified.
Finally Cyrus crowned his iniquities by stealing the denied lock of Cecily's hair.
There she is, over an hour late; a little more an' she'd 'a' been caught in a thunder shower, but she'd never look ahead," said Miranda to Jane; "and added to all her other iniquities, if she ain't rigged out in that new dress, steppin' along with her father's dancin'-school steps, and swingin' her parasol for all the world as if she was play-actin'.
Not "Forgive us our sins" but "Smite us for our iniquities" should be the prayer of man to a most just God.
RONNIE Campbell's longwinded vitriolic letter (Feedback, February 19) on the iniquities of the European Union should surprise no one.
RONNIE Campbell's long-winded vitriolic letter (Journal Letters, February 18) on the iniquities of the European Union should surprise no one.
Opportunity for Wales from Brexit FOR four decades Wales has suffered under the iniquities of the Barnett Formula, whereby Scotland and Northern Ireland always receive more per capita in public funding.
For others, it's a catalog of iniquities, a monument to sexism, a towering inferno of a film burning bright with hot white privilege.
The cleric noted with delight that the social, economic and political problems of Nigeria had an expiry date if people could turn to God and reframe from their iniquities.
Future generations of Americans will look back on the Obama years with considerably less enthusiasm than do his apologists today--the Iran nuclear deal will be added to a long list of "iniquities" the consequences of which were visited upon them.
Dawn Porter practiced law for 15-plus years, mostly for TV studios-before our justice system's iniquities inspired her to get behind the camera.