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The voluntary renouncement of earthly goods alone is meritorious before God.
He stood aghast at this snap of their great bond, at the renouncement that rang out in the word she so expressively sounded.
This line shews that Bburs renouncement was of wine only; he continued to eat confections (majn).
THE BBUR-NMA IN ENGLISHBABUR, EMPEROR OF HINDUSTAN
But the stress of the whole strange seizure, wrench and renouncement had told on him mentally and physically.
THE SHADOW OF LIFEANNE DOUGLAS SEDGWICK
Where all those religious ideas that made renouncement of life so sacred and meritorious?
“I think the impossible lesson to learn would be renouncement,” said Hadria.
There was something pathetic in the children's voluntary renouncement of their one toy.
Of course the sacrifice is partially a communion; but it is also, and no less essentially, a gift and an act of renouncement.
The first is the renouncement of riches and worldly honors; the second is the renouncement of profane desires.
Now that he had come she felt neither the delight of realised expectation nor the final peace of renouncement.
THE WHEEL OF LIFEELLEN ANDERSON GHOLSON GLASGOW

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