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A burning controversy between the Averroists and the orthodox schoolmen.
Lady Maude sat alone in her room; the white robes upon her, the orthodox veil, meant to shade her fair face thrown back from it.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
Each essays to think, appear and speak as nearly according to the orthodox standard of Womanhood as possible.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
Or were they merely orthodox through a more uneven balancing of their qualities, the animal in abeyance?
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
I rather fear, major, that your method of comforting me is not what the missionary would call orthodox.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
He used both pagans and Christians, both orthodox and heretics, as instruments for his political purposes.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
It only, as orthodox and unschismatic, 'was entitled to have its communions and excommunications ratified in heaven.'
THE ENGLISH CHURCH IN THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURYCHARLES J. ABBEY AND JOHN H. OVERTON
Although not an irreligious man, he had views on religion that were far from orthodox.
The orthodox mould candle reigns paramount on each side of the pulpit; and its light appears to give satisfaction.
It has a very churchly look, and if the steeple were at the other end, it would be equally orthodox.

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