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He does not sermonize to them, he does not attack them or their enemies; he merely speaks to them as their friend.
Indeed, liberal preachers have largely ceased to sermonize about Him, just because it has become so easy!
PREACHING AND PAGANISMALBERT PARKER FITCH
You used occasionally to sermonize too; I wish you would, in charity, favour me with a sheet full in your own way.
It did not seem to her worth while to censure or to sermonize.
"If you are going to sermonize me, the moment is ill chosen," replied the lieutenant, sulkily.
DEBIT AND CREDITGUSTAV FREYTAG
They will dance a good deal, sing a good deal, make love, but sermonize very little.
THE INNOCENTS ABROADMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
There was not an island of the sea in which he could lift up his voice and sermonize; Mrs. Eddy's command covered "this" planet.
Dear Alan, it tires me more to sermonize, than it bores you to be forced to listen; but what would you have?
BARREN HONOUR: A NOVELGEORGE A. LAWRENCE
Mrs. Eddy was very wise in not allowing her "readers" or followers to sermonize or explain her writings.
I could volubly sermonize; only it should be a young maid to listen.

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