Sentence Examples


  • He favoured the embassy in every way, and when the body of Santa Justa could not be found, helped the envoys who were also aided by a vision seen by one of them in a dream, to discover the body of Saint Isidore, which was reverently carried away to Leon.
  • Cannibalism seems also to have sometimes been in the nature of a funeral observance, in honour of the deceased, of whom the relatives reverently ate portions.
  • Were led by Savonarola carrying the host, which he reverently deposited on an altar prepared in his portion of the loggia.
  • Reverently by his side, watched the minutest particulars of his conduct, studied under his direction the ancient history, poetry and rites of their country, and treasured up every syllable which dropped from his lips.
  • Urban crossed the Alps in the summer, and remained over a year in France and Burgundy, being everywhere reverently received.