Sentence Examples

  • The sides were left shelving, and not stoned; but the sun having never shone on them, the sand still keeps its place.
  • The soldiers stoned the image of Christ which Irene had set up afresh in the palace of Chalce, and this provoked a counter-demonstration of the clergy.
  • He was stoned to death, and Rehoboam realizing the temper of the people fled to Jerusalem and prepared for war.
  • A legend in Jerome and Epiphanius states that he was stoned to death at Daphnae, but the biography, though not averse from horrors, does not mention this.
  • Here he resumed his crusade against Mahommedanism, raised the fanatical spirit of the inhabitants, was stoned outside the city walls and died of his wounds on the 29th of June 1315.

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