Sentence Examples

  • Destined by his parents for the Roman Catholic priesthood, he studied theology at Munich, but felt an ever-growing attraction to philosophy.
  • Thus the priesthood is still further restricted as compared with the restriction already noted in the Deuteronomic legislation.
  • In the regal period the royal residence gave the priesthood of that place an exceptional position.
  • Their priesthood was a highly trained profession, and they had schools which taught a knowledge of the stars and constellations, for many of which they had names.
  • In my nineteenth year I was admitted to the diaconate, in my thirtieth to the priesthood, both by the hands of the most reverend Bishop John (of Hexham), and at the bidding of Abbot Ceolfrid.

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