Sentence Examples


  • The corporal came, according to orders, to shut the door.
  • His temptation was removed by the Host beginning to bleed, the blood soaking through the corporal into the marble of the altar.
  • The object was to perform the corporal and spiritual works of mercy.
  • The slaves were bound to work for their masters during this period for three-fourths of the day, and were to be liable to corporal punishment if they did not give the due amount of labour.
  • 1513, is 1 In the Eastern Church four small pieces of cloth marked with the names of the Evangelists are placed on the four corners of the altar, and covered with three cloths, the uppermost (the corporal) being of smaller size.