Usage examples for spiritually

  1. This, we teach, occurs spiritually only, because the bond of this sacred unity is the secret and incomprehensible power of the Holy Spirit." – Historical Introductions to the Symbolical Books of the Evangelical Lutheran Church by Friedrich Bente
  2. " We learn," he says, " that the Highest is present to the soul of man, that the dread universal Essence, which is not wisdom, or love, or beauty, or power, but all in one, and each entirely, is that for which all things exist, and that by which they are; that spirit creates; that behind nature, throughout nature, spirit is present; that spirit is one, and not compound; that spirit does not act upon us from without, that is, in space and time, but spiritually or through ourselves." – Elementary Guide to Literary Criticism by F. V. N. Painter
  3. Since I have known him, he has transformed himself from the rather rough, uncouth- though always spiritually minded- man he was when I first met him into an educated gentleman whom anybody would be glad to know; but he has made very few acquaintances in that time, and has kept almost none of his old friendships. – The Indian Drum by William MacHarg Edwin Balmer