Sentence Examples with the word fervently

Unfortunately his extemporaneous speeches were commonplace, in very bad taste, fervently intemperate and denunciatory; and though this was probably due largely to temperament and habits of stump-speaking formed in early life, it was attributed by his enemies to drink.

She woke and prayed fervently for an answer, and then fell asleep again - to the same nightmare.

Not even a henotheist fervently worshipping one of many gods, Amenophis (Amenhotp) IV.

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At the moment, she was fervently wishing she had stayed home.

He prayed fervently against his idleness; he determined, as often as he received the sacrament, that he would no longer doze away and trifle away his time; but the spell under which he lay resisted prayer and sacrament.

He spoke fervently of the opportunity which offered itself to those who loved the freedom of Greece.

Many miracles were attributed to him alive and dead, and it is said that when his body was dissected it was found that two of his ribs had been broken, an event attributed to the expansion of his heart while fervently praying in the catacombs about the year 1545.