Sentence Examples

  • We talked about celibacy and all the stuff he'd miss.
  • 1892); Historical Sketch of Sacerdotal Celibacy (Philadelphia, 1867); History of the Inquisition of the Middle Ages (New York, 1888); Chapters from the religious history of Spain connected with the Inquisition (Philadelphia, 1890); History of auricular Confession and Indulgences in the Latin Church (3 vols., London, 1896); The Moriscos of Spain (Philadelphia, 1901), and History of the Inquisition of Spain (4 vols., New York and London, 1906-1907).
  • They were unanimous in rejecting the episcopacy of the Church of Rome, the sanctity of celibacy, the sacerdotal character of the ministry, the confessional, the propitiatory nature of the mass.
  • Isidorus set up celibacy, though in a modified form, as the ideal of the perfect (Clemens, Strom.
  • At the same time it is noticeable that no cases of spinsterhood are found; celibacy, rare as it is, is confined to the male sex.