Sentence Examples


  • Leo was disturbed throughout his pontificate by heresy and schism.
  • This theory has advanced from the position of a disparaged heresy to acceptance by leading thinkers.
  • An investigation was begun in March 1559, and as the result of a conviction for heresy the exhumed body of Jorisz was burned, together with his portrait, on the 13th of May 1559.
  • The acts of councils of this age are full of the trials of bishops not only for heresy but for immorality and common law crimes.
  • But his courage did not fail him, and in his last year, in a public Latin letter, he exhorted his friend John Campanus to maintain freedom of thought in face of the charge of heresy., See Hegler, in Hauck's Realencyklopildie (1899); C. A.