sempiternal


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Indeed, as the example of Egeria shows, equipped with such anticipatory geographies, many travellers allow theory to construct their experience, seeking to test preconceived knowledge, deducing the ultimate sempiternal reality of what they see from its transitory, external appearance.
Whatever the season (Hopkins reminds her), or the name we bear, sorrow is common, sempiternal, here: 'Sorrow's springs are the same' as its autumns.
But what is particularly interesting about the Venetian's paintings of the south side of Warwick was not that the view was sempiternal and unchanging, but that it was in process of considerable change.
In the second, the "Harlequinade," the main characters of the "Opening" were magically transformed into the sempiternal figures of Harlequin (young man), Columbine (young woman), Pantaloon (father), and Clown (rival suitor), and thrown into a series of knockabout pursuits, escapes, and magical transformations proceeding at breakneck pace.
What really haunted him, though, was the sempiternal problem of good and evil: the justification of the latter no less, indeed more, than the explication and ultimate proof of the former, and how the two not only interact but are insolubly intertwined.
13) Because liberal democracy raises the principle of consent to the level of the single legitimizing principle of human life, it breaks with the sempiternal natural cycle of regimes set forth in Aristotle's Politics.
Faye's concepts seem rather to be vehicles of a sempiternal struggle between the liberating forces of human intellect and the gloomy powers attempting to repress its natural potentialities.
Is the eternal or sempiternal repetition of the heartbeat life itself?
energy generated from the latter is the sempiternal life force, the
You're young and therefore it seems like a sempiternal debate for you.
However one assesses the relative seriousness of these two problems, both arise in their strongest form when the foreknower is not a human agent but the theistic God, a being understood to be essentially omniscient, unerring, and sempiternal.
His own quotations indicate that it is not the transcendent consciousness but the sempiternal body that makes us beings of a kind distinct from God.