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synonyms for concupiscence

  • desire
  • lechery
  • prurience
  • sexual desire
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How to use concupiscence in a sentence

Although exempt from concupiscence and "full of grace," she was so distrustful of herself as if she were in continual danger.
MARY, HELP OF CHRISTIANSVARIOUS
When anger, avarice, and concupiscence convulse the peace of thy soul, look up to this star and call on Mary.
MARY, HELP OF CHRISTIANSVARIOUS
Placed then amid these temptations, I strive daily against concupiscence in eating and drinking.
THE CONFESSIONS OF SAINT AUGUSTINESAINT AUGUSTINE
Thus then have I considered the sicknesses of my sins in that threefold concupiscence, and have called Thy right hand to my help.
THE CONFESSIONS OF SAINT AUGUSTINESAINT AUGUSTINE
St. Jerome and others of the ancient fathers allege this infirmity of Paul's to have been some physical defect, or concupiscence.
COMMENTARY ON THE EPISTLE TO THE GALATIANSMARTIN LUTHER
I then entreated them to favor me with their sentiments on those three subjects,—concupiscence, phantasy, and intelligence.
THE DELIGHTS OF WISDOM PERTAINING TO CONJUGIAL LOVEEMANUEL SWEDENBORG
And who does not know that that concupiscence is not imputed, while from natural he is becoming spiritual?
THE DELIGHTS OF WISDOM PERTAINING TO CONJUGIAL LOVEEMANUEL SWEDENBORG
Who does not know that whatever a man does in the beginning, is from concupiscence, because from the natural man?
THE DELIGHTS OF WISDOM PERTAINING TO CONJUGIAL LOVEEMANUEL SWEDENBORG
Every one is by truth interiorly in concupiscence, but by education exteriorly in intelligence, 267.
THE DELIGHTS OF WISDOM PERTAINING TO CONJUGIAL LOVEEMANUEL SWEDENBORG
Interesting particulars concerning concupiscence not visionary or fantastic, in which all men are born, 269.
THE DELIGHTS OF WISDOM PERTAINING TO CONJUGIAL LOVEEMANUEL SWEDENBORG
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WORDS RELATED TO CONCUPISCENCE

  • amorousness
  • concupiscence
  • eroticism
  • erotism
  • libidinousness
  • lust
  • lustfulness
  • prurience
  • pruriency
  • sexiness
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