Sentence Examples


  • Florus actually dared to scourge and crucify Jews who belonged to the Roman order of knights.
  • In the Democratic national convention at Chicago in 1896, during a long and heated debate with regard to the party platform, Bryan, in advocating the "plank" declaring for the free coinage of silver, of which he was the author, delivered a celebrated speech containing the passage, "You shall not press down upon the brow of labour this crown of thorns; you shall not crucify mankind upon a cross of gold."
  • On the journey thither he was caught by pirates, whom he treated with consummate nonchalance while awaiting his ransom, threatening to return and crucify them; when released he lost no time in carrying out his threat.
  • His remark about not crucifying Christ anew speaks for itself.
  • This all took place with the masses thinking that they were actually crucifying Christ.

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