Sentence Examples

  • Reference to prayers for the dead and purgatory (xii.
  • He painted in lurid colours the terrors of purgatory, while he dwelt on the cheapness of the indulgence which would purchase remission and his prices were lowered as each sale approached its end.
  • No one knows how severe or how long a Purgatory was, or is, implied in a hundred days of canonical penance."
  • The fires of hell and the shades of purgatory, which are the constant background of Dante's "Paradiso," were present to Luther from childhood.
  • Purgatory; it was not, however, printed until after his death (Leipzig, 1606).

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