Sentence Examples


  • Cloyne was the seat of a Protestant diocese until 1835, when it was united to that of Cork.
  • In the interval Chicheley found time to visit his diocese for the first time and be enthroned at St David's on the 11th of May 1411.
  • LISMORE, a market town and seat of a diocese in Co.
  • The vidame was originally, like the avoue (advocatus), an official chosen by the bishop of the diocese, with the consent of the count.
  • Thurstan was generous to the churches of his diocese and was the founder of several religious houses.