Sentence Examples

  • Intercession for the dead.
  • The account of Moses' intercession has been preserved in J, though the narrative has undergone considerable dislocation.
  • Bids them not to swear at all nor to expect any intercession of the departed saints for sinners.
  • This view receives some support from the long liturgical prayer at the close, which almost certainly represents the intercession used in the Roman eucharists.
  • He remained in prison until August 1704, and then owed his release to the intercession of Robert Harley, who represented his case to the queen, and obtained for him not only liberty but pecuniary relief and employment, which, of one kind or another, lasted until the termination of Anne's reign.