Sentence Examples

  • We acknowledge one baptism for remission of sins.
  • And in one baptism of repentance for remission of sins, io.
  • Indulgentia, indulgere, to grant, concede), in theology, a term defined by the official catechism of the Roman Catholic Church in England as " the remission of the temporal punishment which often remains due to sin after its guilt has been forgiven."
  • Such remission was popularly called a pardon in the middle ages - a term which still survives, e.g.
  • According to the committee, every convict should have it in his power to earn a remission - in other words, to shorten his sentence by his industry.