Sentence Examples

  • The little company of seven determined to consecrate their union by vows.
  • But, in a larger sense, we cannot dedicate, we cannot consecrate, we cannot hallow this ground.
  • And Urban II., not only refused to perform homage to the king (11oo), but also refused to consecrate newly-chosen bishops who had received investiture from Henry.
  • " With the cross, " he declares, " we put our foes to flight, we extort money, we consecrate God, we shake hell, we work miracles."
  • Of Denmark; and in the early part of the 19th century it was twice the residence of Pius VII., - in 1804 when he came to consecrate the emperor Napoleon, and in 1812-1814, when he was his prisoner.