Sentence Examples


  • (f) Martyrdom of Paul.
  • The question as to the date of the martyrdom has evoked considerable controversy.
  • Fanatics sought death by insulting the magistrates or by breaking idols, and in their enthusiasm for martyrdom became self-centred and forgetful of their normal duty.
  • 1906), p. 185, according to whom the legends of Virginia and Lucretia (two different versions of one and the same story, connecting the history of Roman liberty with the martyrdom of a woman) are nothing but late elaborations of legends connected with the cults of Ardea.
  • The Martyrdom had been previously edited by Assemani and by Bedjan.