The heathen nations used sorcery and divination but the Lord said that the people were not to go down that route.
‘He tried to kill me,’ Ben kept insisting, but the villagers refused to pay attention, merely calling him a traitor and a heathen .
And he had, if not a revulsion towards the pagan priesthood, then a fear of them and their devotion to their heathen religion.
And how is Christ going to ‘inherit’ the heathen and ‘possess’ the earth?
As Kailey made her way to the ornate door, she heard her father hiss to her brother, ‘James, watch that heathen , make sure that he does not leave this room, nor your sight.’
Especially since the person who barges in most often these days is my highly conservative, self-proclaimed fundamentalist Christian roommate, who tries his damnedest to stop my heathen ways.
Christianity could not content itself with building up its own altar; it was absolutely forced to undertake the destruction of the heathen altars
I don't know how enlightening you've found it, but I hope I have given something of the heathen perspective.
He looked as if he could do with a hearty meal, and I sadly acknowledged that he was probably starving, as many of these poor heathen had been this last winter.
The early Protestant immigrants to the Southwest generally saw their mission as taming the wilderness and converting the heathen .