Sentence Examples


  • The marriage was zealously opposed by Archbishop Malger of Rouen and Lanfranc, the prior of Bec; but Lanfranc was persuaded to intercede with the Curia, and Pope Nicholas II.
  • The father having died of cancer at Montpellier in 1785, Napoleon felt added responsibilites, which he zealously discharged.
  • He zealously combated the Tritheism of Roscellinus, but his own views on the Trinity were condemned by two councils (at Soissons 3' y (in 1 121 and at Sens in 1140).
  • Again, it works zealously to bring the elementary schools under the sway of the Church.
  • In the Peloponnesian War the Boeotians, embittered by the early conflicts round Plataea, fought zealously against Athens.