Sentence Examples

  • Relics of the saint are preserved here and at Brieg and Turin.
  • Various relics of St Fiacre were given to princes and great personages.
  • He had been performing miracles, and claimed to have received his relics, not from Rome like those of Boniface, but directly from the angels.
  • Hollyhocks remained by the roadside while lilacs stood guard by the door, relics reminiscent of some long-abandoned household, now solely tended by nature.
  • The elevation of the relics of the three martyrs was performed by Burchard, the first bishop of Wiirzburg, and they are venerated in the cathedral of that town.

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