Sentence Examples


  • In a special excursus of considerable length he has paid a tribute of the highest order to monachism, and in his characterization of Theodosius II.
  • He " did not allow himself to be hurried on by an inconsiderate zeal to condemn fasting, the life of celibacy, monachism, considered purely in themselves..
  • Since that time monachism has been a power among the people and not without its influence on the course of events.
  • He had thoroughly convinced himself of the abuses to which monachism lent itself.
  • To his mind the convent is not far removed from the church, and as a layman he is not at all inclined to accept the principles of monachism as applying to himself or to square his views of history in accordance with them.
 

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