Sentence Examples

  • The little company of seven determined to consecrate their union by vows.
  • But, in a larger sense, we cannot dedicate, we cannot consecrate, we cannot hallow this ground.
  • And Urban II., not only refused to perform homage to the king (11oo), but also refused to consecrate newly-chosen bishops who had received investiture from Henry.
  • Of Denmark; and in the early part of the 19th century it was twice the residence of Pius VII., - in 1804 when he came to consecrate the emperor Napoleon, and in 1812-1814, when he was his prisoner.
  • He was one of the bishops elect whom Anselm refused to consecrate (1101) as having been nominated and invested by the lay power.

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