Sentence Examples


  • It was as if he'd tossed out a sacrificial lamb to a flock of vultures.
  • The spirit of Vedic worship is pervaded by a devout belief in the efficacy of invocation and sacrificial offering.
  • Another special characteristic of Israel's religion in Canaan was the considerable increase of sacrificial offerings.
  • In Armenia the Greek word agape has been used ever since the 4th century to indicate these sacrificial meals, which either began or ended with a eucharistic celebration.
  • The setting up, by a householder, of a set of three sacrificial fires of his own constitutes the first ceremony of the former class, the Agny-adhana (or (?) Agny-adheya).