Sentence Examples


  • Soon after 1509 he was appointed a member of 'the royal council and chaplain to Henry VIII.
  • He became chaplain to his patron the archbishop, and chaplain in ordinary to Charles I.
  • The king put forward his chaplain, Hugh; the pope supported the archdeacon, John the Scot, who had been canonically elected.
  • Degree in 1743, and as chaplain to the 3rd regiment of foot guards he was at the battle of Fontenoy, 1745.
  • Thomas Cornish, suffragan bishop in the diocese of Bath and Wells, and provost of Oriel College, Oxford, from 1493 to 1507, appointed him chaplain of the college of St Mary Ottery, Devonshire.