Sentence Examples


  • But if a catechumen be found at the table, she shall not be suffered to join with the full believers in their prayers, nor shall the latter sit with her to eat the morsel" (ifiw�ov, used specially of the sanctified bread).
  • In early manhood he entered the cloister as a catechumen, receiving baptism about 370.
  • - The three creeds which may be called oecumenical, although the measure of their acceptance by the universal church has not been uniform, represent three distinct types provided for the use of the catechumen, the communicant, and the church teacher respectively.
  • When ten years old he became a catechumen, and at fifteen he reluctantly entered the army.
  • The prostrations of the credens before the Perfect were in their manner and import identical with the prostrations of the catechumen before the exorcist.

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