On the 22nd of June, in the church of Santa Maria sopra Minerva, Galileo read his recantation, and received his sentence.
The national system of education introduced in 1833 was the real recantation of intolerant opinions, but the economic state of Ireland was fearful.
Recantation of his aspersions on Peter, giving as a reason that he had been soundly scourged by angels during the preceding night.
To escape from these preoccupations and prejudices except upon the path of conscious and deliberate sin was impossible for all but minds of rarest quality and courage; and these were too often reduced to the recantation of their supposed errors no less by some secret clinging sense of guilt than by the church's iron hand.
Then she was examined by Bonner, the bishop of London, who drew up a form of recantation which he entered in his register.