Sentence Examples


  • The less deprived of participation in the sacraments, and made a clerk incapable of taking a benefice.
  • Died on the 1st of December 1521, so suddenly that the last sacraments could not be administered; but the contemporary suspicions of poison were unfounded.
  • In this third part Aquinas discusses the person, office and work of Christ, and had begun to discuss the sacraments, when death put an end to his labours.
  • The pastors were to preach, administer the sacraments, and in conjunction with the elders to exercise discipline.
  • The bishop has acquired control of the sacraments, presbyters and deacons acting only under his orders; the episcopate appears as a unit, bishops being bound to respect one another's disciplinary decrees.