Sentence Examples with the word Orenda

Passing on to positive conceptions of the sacred, perhaps the most fundamental is that which identifies the efficacy of sacredness with such mystic or magical power as is signified by the mana of the Pacific or orenda of the Hurons, terms for which analogies are forthcoming on all sides.

It also stands for the vehicle of the magician's energy - the spell; which would seem like wise to be a meaning, perhaps the root-meaning, of orenda (cf.