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bloody sweat

bloody sweat in the Bible

the sign and token of our Lord's great agony (Luke 22:44).

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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  • When I returned to my cell I went through my agony and bloody sweat.

    Prisoner for Blasphemy G. W. [George William] Foote
  • A bloody sweat, oozing from every pore, crimsoned his bed-clothes.

    Henry IV, Makers of History John S. C. Abbott
  • I had had the jolt that I needed from life—its agony and bloody sweat, its mystery.

    The Harbor Ernest Poole
  • Back there in the silent Wild, with pain and bloody sweat, he toiled for them.

    The Trail of '98 Robert W. Service
  • In that time, and in those prayers, was his agony and bloody sweat.

  • What he did on his knees, with contest and bloody sweat, are his great things.

    William Shakespeare John Masefield
  • Destroy it—and to-morrow I shall begin to build a new structure, and in my bloody sweat I shall erect it!

  • He knew that, with bloody sweat, she had destroyed that enemy within her.

    In the Wilderness Robert Hichens
  • From His brow, from His limbs, does a bloody sweat stream down.

  • The skin was sound, and the bloody sweat was not caused by any emotion.

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