Sentence Examples

  • A monastic library was the proper place for this gentle emotional dreamer, who clung so fondly to the ancient traditions.
  • Howie biked to work as wheel-less Julie had driven her boyfriend's Mustang to her monastic meeting in Vermont.
  • On the 26th of January the grand-duke issued a circular letter to the Tuscan bishops suggesting certain reforms, especially in the matter of the restoration of the authority of diocesan synods, the purging of the missals and breviaries of legends, the assertion of episcopal as against papal authority, the curtailing of the privileges of the monastic orders, and the better education of the clergy.
  • No less, indeed, than twenty buildings of ecclesiastical or monastic character have been enumerated in the three islands.
  • The number of monastic institutions in the island is very small.

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