Sentence in Classic:
God is still the merciful Lord who wishes not the eternal death of the sinner but rather that he be converted and live.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
Kernan came of Protestant stock and, though he had been converted to the Catholic faith at the time of his marriage, he had not been in the pale of the Church for twenty years.
Rumour reported that Drebber had managed to convert a large part of his property into money, and that he had departed a wealthy man, while his companion, Stangerson, was comparatively poor.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Levin would have been glad indeed to be converted, but could not make out what the point was, and retreating a few steps from the speakers, he explained to Stepan Arkadyevitch his inability to understand why the marshal of the province should be asked to stand.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The little elephant set the door of the parlour open, enabling me to see that, in these latter days, it was converted into a bedroom for Mr.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
Even I myself began to know the want of money (I mean of ready money in my own pocket), and to relieve it by converting some easily spared articles of jewelery into cash.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
Grimwig lifted up his head, and converting one of the hind legs of his chair into a pivot, described three distinct circles with the assistance of his stick and the table; sitting in it all the time.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
Seven stood upright; the rest had been dislodged from their places, probably by the zeal of some convert to Christianity, and lay, some prostrate near their former site, and others on the side of the hill.
There was still fire enough to allow of their being put out of shape, and converted into a sort of unrecognizable bar of metal.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
The staircase led to a very vast edifice which resembled a shed which had been converted into a house.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
It will be perceived, that like all new converts to a religion, his conversion intoxicated him, he hurled himself headlong into adhesion and he went too far.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context