Sentence Examples


  • Intercession for the dead.
  • The account of Moses' intercession has been preserved in J, though the narrative has undergone considerable dislocation.
  • Bids them not to swear at all nor to expect any intercession of the departed saints for sinners.
  • This view receives some support from the long liturgical prayer at the close, which almost certainly represents the intercession used in the Roman eucharists.
  • The Wahhabi leader was soon after sent to Constantinople, where, in spite of Mehemet Ali's intercession, he and the companions who had followed him in his captivity were condemned to death, and after being paraded through the city with ignominy for three days were finally beheaded.