Severus laid such stress on the human infirmities of Christ as proving that His body was like ours, created and corruptible (09ap-rov) that his opponents dubbed him and his followers Phthartolatrae - worshippers of the corruptible.2 The school of Themistius of Alexandria extended the argument to Christ's human soul, which they said was, like ours, limited in knowledge.
Even those who from age or infirmities could no longer take an active part in the operations continued to aid the cause as watchers, spies, or dressers of food.
Domestic afflictions combined with numerous and painful infirmities to embitter his old age.
But his infirmities were increasing, and while making preparations for his resignation, he died on the 6th of July 1583 and was buried in Croydon parish church.
Intense application brought on infirmities and a slow fever, of which he died on the 16th of August 1705.
Impatience of Johnson's criticisms and infirmities had been steadily growing with Mrs Thrale since 1774.
The infirmities of age were coming fast upon him.
His infirmities enforced a very retired life, but he was constantly visited by Froude, and occasionally by his disciple Ruskin.
All evil passion is due to erroneous judgment and morbid conditions of mind which may be divided into chronic ailments (vorijpara) and infirmities (appcovripaTa), into permanent or temporary disorders.
With such infirmities of body and of mind, he was left, at twoand-twenty, to fight his way through the world.