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temporal
used in The Screwtape Letters

4 uses
  • It is the most completely temporal part of time—for the Past is frozen and no longer flows, and the Present is all lit up with eternal rays.
    Chapter 15 (34% in)
  • When I see the temporal suffering of humans who finally escape us, I feel as if I had been allowed to taste the first course of a rich banquet and then denied the rest.
    Chapter 5 (45% in)
  • The attitude which you want to guard against is that in which temporal affairs are treated primarily as material for obedience.
    Chapter 7 (90% in)
  • What he ought to say, of course, is obvious to us; that the problem of adapting the particular weather to the particular prayers is merely the appearance, at two points in his temporal mode of perception, of the total problem of adapting the whole spiritual universe to the whole corporeal universe; that creation in its entirety operates at every point of space and time, or rather that their kind of consciousness forces them to encounter the whole, self-consistent creative act as a...
    Chapter 27 (59% in)

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