Sentence Examples

  • In practice Anglican private worship appears to have been little interfered with; and although the recusant fines were rigorously exacted, the same seems to have been the case with the private celebration of the mass.
  • In July he was also elected Master of Pembroke Hall in succession to the recusant Dr Thomas Young (1514-1580) and Bishop of London in succession to Bonner.
  • Longueville's Life of Laud, by a Romish Recusant (1894); Congregational Union Jubilee Lectures,.
  • ' A recusant signified a person who refused duly to attend his parish church.
  • On the 26th of June 1680, upon Oates's testimony, the duke of York was presented as a recusant at Westminster.