Example sentences for: deliverance

How can you use “deliverance” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Book -- Summer of Deliverance: A Memoir of Father and Son , by Christopher Dickey;

  • The loggia at the tower’s base is a chapel (Cappella di Piazza) marking the city’s deliverance from the plague of 1348.

  • Summer of Deliverance: A Memoir of Father and Son

  • Remember the hands, calloused and sunburned,of the Quumran scribes, seated at a cave's mouth,negotiating light that dawn brought backwith the promise of deliverance.Shadow and light, black fireon white fire, the unswerving word,conferring a sacred indifferenceto an urban, merely visual appeal.The caves, dark sockets in a cliff wall,return no one's gaze today,even if they once did seea mountain range of crumpled felt,castiron eagles fixed on approaching spears,and a southbound Jordan feeding the samefluid body, ever moremineral, ever heavier with salt.

  • Journalist Christopher Dickey's combination memoir and biography of his poet and novelist ( Deliverance ) father, James Dickey, is praised as a "loving, ruthless portrait" (Lance Morrow, Time ). Although he cleaned up his act a couple of years before dying, Dickey Sr. spent much of his life boozing, telling self-aggrandizing tall tales, and openly cheating on his wife.

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