Sentence Examples


  • 23) to Hospito, their chief, as a still pagan race, worshipping stocks and stones.
  • In Pagan times Berchta had the rank of a minor deity.
  • Reedwald had been converted to Christianity in Kent, but after his return home he relapsed, according to Bede, owing to the influence of his wife, and there were to be seen in the same building a Christian and a pagan altar.
  • The nation at large was resolutely pagan, and Geza, for his own sake, was obliged to act warily.
  • The charge of heathenism we find in Suidas is probable enough; that is to say, Tribonian may well have been a crypto-pagan, like many other eminent courtiers and litterateurs of the time (including Procopius himself), a person who, while professing Christianity, was at least indifferent to its dogmas and rites, cherishing a sentimental recollection of the older and more glorious days of the empire.
 

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