Sentence Examples

  • Confessing there in her kitchen was not an option, but he needed to have this behind them, so decided he would tell her as soon as possible.
  • All his time was spent in preaching, confessing, visiting the sick, relieving the poor.
  • Fines were imposed by way of penance on those confessing willingly.
  • Two goats were provided by the ancient Hebrews on the Day of Atonement; the high priest sent one into the desert, after confessing on it the sins of Israel; it was not permitted to run free but was probably cast over a precipice; the other was sacrificed as a sin-offering.
  • The temple-tax was strictly exacted; Jews who lived the Jewish life without openly confessing their religion and Jews who concealed their nationality were brought before the magistrates.