Sentence Examples


  • Thus Jason stripped the high-priesthood of its sacred character and did what he could to stamp out Judaism.
  • 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.
  • The priesthood of Dan certainly traced its origin to Moses (Judges xvii.
  • Destined by his parents for the Roman Catholic priesthood, he studied theology at Munich, but felt an ever-growing attraction to philosophy.
  • 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.