Sentence Examples


  • Baptism and the agape took their rise in Palestine, and in their origin certainly owed little or nothing to outside influences.
  • The custom which most resembles the eucharist and agape was that known as charistia described by Valerius Maximus ii.
  • It is clear that at an earlier date the agape preceded the eucharist.
  • The earliest Armenian rituals contain ample services for the conduct of an agape or love feast held in the church off sacrificial meat.
  • In the age of Chrysostom and Augustine the agape was frequent.
 

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