Things are so bad that we do not even realize that literalism itself had a different meaning in past epochs.
It is literalism, however, which bears the brunt of his attack.
This was so deep a conviction of her soul, that she had little patience with literalism.
Whilst the Churches addicted to ritualism and literalism decline, the Brotherhood movement gains in force and influence.
literalism and fanaticism are not vices confined to any one sect.
Routine and literalism and a certain dry-throated earnestness and mental thirst, these are the very atmosphere of morbidity.
The literalism of the Panorama has lately been invaded by an effort toward the Ideal.
Two opinions stand in the way of this judgment; two opposite types of literalism in Biblical interpretation.
Yet this again is nothing but Roman literalism, the Roman way of taking every thing literally.
The perplexities of the critics arise from their attempt to find in the parable a literalism never intended by the Author.