Sentence Examples


  • At Venice Ignatius was again accused of heresy, and it was said that he had escaped from the Inquisition in Spain and had been burnt in effigy at Paris.
  • Fred had taken care of the early morning chores as Dean poured himself his first cup of coffee, dreading the inquisition he knew would be forthcoming from the old man.
  • On the 1st of July 1416 Chicheley directed a halfyearly inquisition by archdeacons to hunt out heretics.
  • Peter had already determined to institute a most searching inquisition in order to get at the bottom of the mystery of the flight.
  • An older inquisition of 1526 is given by R.G.