Sentence Examples


  • Vespers may be said or sung at any time after midday,.
  • From the date of the Sicilian Vespers (1283) Aragon is found mixed in the politics of Italy.
  • This again is followed by vespers, with a special anthem; after which the altar is stripped in silence.
  • The invasion, however, failed, and Michael so far had his revenge in the "Sicilian Vespers," which he helped to bring about.
  • In the middle ages the nocturnal vigilia were, except in the monasteries, gradually discontinued, matins and vespers on the preceding day, with fasting, taking their place.