Sentence Examples


  • O'Hanlon, Lives of the Irish Saints, vii.
  • The church of All Saints is mentioned in Domesday, and tradition ascribes the building of its nave to King John, while the western side of the tower must be older still.
  • There are seven other similar structures in the group. Inishmore also bears the name of Aran-na-naomh, Aran-of-the-Saints, from the number of religious recluses who took up their abode in it, and gave a celebrity to the holy wells, altars and shrines, to which many are still attracted.
  • Of a Benedictine abbey dedicated to the same saints there remain a gatehouse and lodge, and a fine doorway.
  • The church of St Mary and All Saints is a large and beautiful cruciform building principally of the Decorated period.