Usage examples for sinfulness

  1. To what a point the popular discontent with the vices of the higher secular clergy had advanced in the last decennium of the century, may be seen from the poem called the " Complaint of the Ploughman"- a production pretending to be by the same hand which in the " Vision" had dwelt on the sufferings of the people and on the sinfulness of the ruling classes. – Chaucer by Adolphus William Ward
  2. She defined " a true religious experience" as " a conviction of one's own sinfulness and weakness, and personal need of the Savior for strength and support." – Abraham Lincoln: Was He A Christian? by John B. Remsburg