Sentence Examples


  • Origen implies that in his days the penitent might choose his own spiritual physician.
  • And shortly after his penitent died unabsolved.
  • The world saw with astonishment this vicious, rough, coarse-fibred man of the world transformed into an austere penitent, who worked miracles of healing.
  • 9) along with Tychicus to Colossae, as a penitent and sincere Christian, in order to resume his place in the household.
  • Rejecting the retributive view of punishment, he describes the sufferings of Christ as those of the perfect "Penitent," and finds their expiatory value to lie in the Person of the Sufferer, the God-Man.