Sentence Examples


  • It consists of reading of Holy Scripture, psalmody, non-liturgical prayer and preaching.
  • All these strange antics were accompanied by still stranger guttural noises from the devotee, who seemed to be praying in a sing-song or else singing some pagan psalmody or other, during which his face twitched about in the most unnatural manner.
  • And here Bildad, who, with Peleg, be it known, in addition to his other officers, was one of the licensed pilots of the port--he being suspected to have got himself made a pilot in order to save the Nantucket pilot-fee to all the ships he was concerned in, for he never piloted any other craft--Bildad, I say, might now be seen actively engaged in looking over the bows for the approaching anchor, and at intervals singing what seemed a dismal stave of psalmody, to cheer the hands at the windlass, who roared forth some sort of a chorus about the girls in Booble Alley, with hearty good will.
  • Whether you know the genre as west gallery music or Georgian psalmody or whatever, I hope you will enjoy exploring this site !
  • Many manuscript books of popular psalmody were deliberately destroyed by Victorian reformers.

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