Sentence Examples


  • Among the mendicant friars of the 13th century, among the Jansenists, the early Quakers, the converts of Wesley and Whitefield, the persecuted protestants of the Cevennes, the Irvingites.
  • The mendicant monks stirred up the populace to acts of fanatical enmity.
  • Mendicant friars went out into byways to conquer again the land for Christ.
  • Alan visited this wandering mendicant in his crude tent and presented him with a copy of the Bible.
  • From the head of the Church down to the lowest, dirtiest religious mendicant, the Church was one mass of seething corruption.

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