whited sepulcher


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Synonyms for whited sepulcher

a person who is inwardly evil but outwardly professes to be virtuous

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save the Rockville Center diocese from the shame of taking pieces of silver from a whited sepulcher like Imus who mocks Christian values while using Fr.
Today's whited sepulchers are Commentary magazine, National Review, and the Weekly Standard.
Are not the figures who publically parade their self-righteousness, their love of power, and their hatred of the other under the name of Jesus singled out in advance by Jesus under the name of the whited sepulchers and long robes whose fathers killed the prophets?
The family was in church, up in the front, listening to the Sunday sermon, when the pastor cranked into a froth about, and I'm paraphrasing here, hypocrites and whited sepulchers.
Such high tones from someone so well acquainted with the stench of whited sepulchers.