Sentence Examples


  • Other pictures are scattered about in the churches, monasteries and private palaces.
  • They still contain many old and valuable ecclesiastical objects of art, although a great part has been removed to the various monasteries in Moldavia.
  • Of these, 126 monasteries and 90 convents were situated in the city, 51 monasteries and 22 convents in the suburbicariates.
  • Eight monasteries were expropriated to make room for the chief state departments, pending the construction of more suitable edifices.
  • But it was no more a chantry than the other colleges, all of which, like the monasteries and collegiate churches, were to pray for their founders' and other specified souls.
 

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