Sentence Examples

  • This peace was treated by Jansenist writers as a triumph; really it was the beginning of their downfall.
  • This was the cemetery where was buried Francois de Paris, a young Jansenist deacon of singularly holy life, and a perfervid opponent of the Unigenitus.
  • A few small Jansenist congregations still survive in France; and others have been started in connexion with the Old Catholic Church in Holland.
  • Lfl 1713 against a Jansenist book by Father Quesnel rekindled a quarrel, the end of which Louis XIV.
  • The Assembly was misled by its Jansenist, Protestant and Freethinking members, natural enemies of an established church which had persecuted them to the best of its power.

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