plotted like a schoolboy to turn his devotions into secret criticisms of state policies.
This naturally affectionate abandonment that every one felt in him had procured him profound attachments and rare devotions.
White is also the colour proper to sacramental processions, and generally to all devotions connected with the exposition of the Blessed Sacrament.
Savonarola listened unmoved to the awful words, and then quietly resumed his interrupted devotions.
He devoted much time to explaining the meaning of the various parts of the Prayer-Book, and held services twice every day, at which many of the parishioners attended, and some "let their plough rest when Mr Herbert's saints-bell rung to prayers, that they might also offer their devotions to God with him."