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Then they open their throttle valves, and how they do brag, and sneer, and swell, and soar, and blaspheme the sacred name of Truth
Coictier exclaimed, "Pardieu, Dom Claude, alchemy has its use, no doubt, but why blaspheme medicine and astrology?
To blaspheme the earth is now the dreadfulest sin, and to rate the heart of the unknowable higher than the meaning of the earth!
Mrs Varden looked at the ceiling, as in expectation that the consequence of this profanity would be the immediate descent of the four-post bedstead on the second floor, together with the best sitting-room on the first; but no visible judgment occurring, she heaved a deep sigh, and begged her husband, in a tone of resignation, to go on, and by all means to blaspheme as much as possible, because he knew she liked it.
The best known passage on this is from Leviticus, Chapter 24, Verse 16: "Anyone who blasphemes the name of the Lord is to be put to death.
30 ( ANI ): Pakistan Railways Minister Ghulam Ahmed Bilour, who had announced a bounty on the maker of the anti-Islam film, remains undeterred by scathing criticism from several quarters over the offer, saying he would announce head money for anyone who blasphemes Islam.
Whoever blasphemes will face the same fate as Salman Taseer.
Volume 16, Issue 12) drips with brutal cynicism that virtually blasphemes all politicians and must signal a new tact for him--since weak satirical commentary doesn't work let's try being cynical and paint all politicians with the same brush (i.