Sentence Examples


  • 19), as we have already seen, and in the general practice of the regal period, there was no limitation as to the priesthood, but a definite order of priesthood, viz.
  • Thus Jason stripped the high-priesthood of its sacred character and did what he could to stamp out Judaism.
  • The priesthood of Dan certainly traced its origin to Moses (Judges xvii.
  • The priesthood has three grades: (I) the Sh'kanda or deacon is generally chosen from episcopal or priestly families, and must be without bodily blemish.
  • Destined by his parents for the Roman Catholic priesthood, he studied theology at Munich, but felt an ever-growing attraction to philosophy.