unsanctified


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unsanctified

(ʌnˈsæŋktɪˌfaɪd)
adj
not sanctified
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Adj.1.unsanctified - not holy because unconsecrated or impure or defiledunsanctified - not holy because unconsecrated or impure or defiled
unhallowed, unholy - not hallowed or consecrated
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He only seemed to say, "Defile not Heaven's anointed with unsanctified hands.
Now 68, with practically all illusions left behind at one unsanctified cathedral or another, I feel deeply that cold wind breathing down the back of my neck.
Regarding the behavior of Nadab and Abihu, Levine notes that the Midrash speculates that these two priests, by bringing a voluntary offering to celebrate the Tabernacle dedication, may have committed various ritual offences, such as penetrating too deeply into the innermost section of the sanctuary--which only the High Priest could do--and thereby getting too close to God; or bringing an offering they should not have brought; or because the "alien fire" they brought into the sanctuary consisted of unsanctified coals from an oven rather than the sacred coals from the sacrificial altar.
Night the protector--lack of light conceals from the sighted, obscurity sidles the unsanctified act into being.
For the church to give full expression to the interethnic gathering of every tribe and nation that composes the messianic community, it needs to undertake a struggle against the racism that continues to grip the unsanctified imagination, both conscious and unconscious, of Christians who have been assimilated to the racist social identities of North American societies.
It is in this context these sculptures emerge, often from derelict buildings, questioning the assumption that legal corporate structures in the public realm hold a higher moral position than unsanctified personal interventions.
Mark's description of the Baptist is meant to invoke images of the prophet Elijah (2 Kings 1:8) but his emphasis on John's location ("wilderness" and "countryside" are mentioned three times) makes clear that the new reign, and its Messiah, do not come from the religious and social center, but the margins--the unknown, the unsanctified, the uncomfortable.
Fair trade farmers, he says, get paid a fixed price, so they have no incentive to produce quality coffee--"It's an open secret," he writes, "that Fair Trade beans have historically been much lower in quality than their unsanctified cousins.
The word (arts) made flesh (activism) is the full round of creation; leaving out one or the other means the work is unfinished, the life unsanctified, the balance in need of revision.
Juliet: Unsanctified desire, more tragic far/than any star-crossed love 'twixt boy and girl
Sutter is an idolatrous worshipper of flesh as flesh, unsanctified by divine spirit.
22) Contrastingly, Katherine Evans believed that while individual women might preach, the real women were those unsanctified Jezebels, male and female, who were to keep silent in the church: They say Paul would not permit of a woman to speak in the church; it is true .