Sentence Examples


  • As a political adviser of the king Williams consistently counselled moderation and compromise between the unqualified assertion of the royal prerogative and the puritan views of popular liberties which were.
  • John Penry, the Puritan martyr, was born at Cefn-brith in this parish.
  • Later the place was abandoned, and in 1634 a Puritan settlement was made here.
  • While he maintained the puritan doctrines as a whole, the special point of his attack was the Episcopacy.
  • Elizabeth required Grindal to suppress the "prophesyings" or meetings for discussion which had come into vogue among the Puritan clergy, and she even wanted him to discourage preaching; she would have no doctrine that was not inspired by her authority.