Examples of deliverance in a Sentence
She prayed for deliverance as the famine got worse.
looked to the European powers for deliverance from their country's cruel tyrant
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Houston is spiritually resilient: As the floodwaters rose, a Catholic priest made his way via boat from rooftop to rooftop, bringing Communion to those awaiting a more temporal deliverance.
Barreto compared the ascension of de León, Villaraigosa and others to the political deliverance experienced by Italian American politicians generations ago.
Thousands of activists in a party looking for deliverance rise to their feet.
But Chelsea Fields, who has performed at more than 50 major league sporting events, is adamant about standing proud throughout the deliverance of the song.
Spann thanked God for deliverance and for the health of those who survived.
Lionel Messi found the oxygen of deliverance 9,000 feet above sea level, scoring a wondrous and determined hat trick as Argentina defeated Ecuador, 3-1, on the road in Quito.
Graves said in Dunkirk: From Disaster to Deliverance, Testimonies of the Last Survivors.
From defection to deliverance, James left controversially, came home, surprisingly, to the worst team in the NBA for each of the four years he was gone, and delivered against all odds the championship for which the city had waited 52 years.
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