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noun as in instructive speech with a moral


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“His sermons were pretty much from his heart,” the deacon told us.

And the private “chapel” reportedly gives its newlyweds a conservative Christian CD with hetero-reinforcing marriage sermons.

As a result, his sermons of late have been mostly educational.

Critical to this endeavor is the drumroll of hell-fire sermons from the tub-thumpers of talk radio and Fox News.

He offers helpfully bite-sized sermons about personal responsibility.

He was the author of various publications, one of which, Sixteen Short Sermons, has been translated into 15 languages.

I sometimes wonder how the Reverend can write his sermons, there is so much noise and talk all the time.

He was an eminent preacher, and published several volumes of Latin sermons.

So, in our days, more than one prelate has been reproached with having set monks to compose his sermons and funeral orations.

The Italian sermons were in the same taste; and the German were still worse.

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On this page you'll find 15 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sermons, such as: tirade, homily, advice, exhortation, preaching, and lecture.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.