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hamartophobia.
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Yet as Evertonians know, Fellaini is more often sinned against than sinner and it a victim of his reputation with some officials.
The writers clearly thought Bale is more sinned against than sinner or that he is making a conscious effort to address the diving issue.
Pope John Paul II and the bishops he and Pope Benedict XVI selected and the curia officials have steadily sinned against the Holy Spirit by working to undermine the Holy Spirit's reform and renewal of God's people through the Second Vatican Council.
Of the heartlands the most sinned against is Cumbria who, since Workington Town's exit from Super League at the end of the inaugural season in 1996, have not been represented at the top table despite having a strong amateur and youth set-up.
Most young people are responsible, contributing members of society who undertake more voluntary work than any previous generation, do better at school and, if you look at the statistics, are significantly more sinned against than sinning.
Hywel Davies, defending, said his client was more sinned against than sinning.
Father, I have sinned against Heaven and against you.
I only hope that Villa's sinned against boss Martin O'Neill has had no influence which led to the transfer request written by his long-time target James Milner, a player he just happened to be watching at Coventry in midweek.
When my body falls apart, its not because I sinned against my body by mistreating it for years.
But perhaps Barry, like some other towns in Britain today, is as much sinned against as sinning.
It can be argued indeed that such people are not held to make restitution as a matter of strict justice and have not sinned against the principles of particular justice but only against charity and legal justice or public utility.