Sentence Examples

  • She assured Jerome that, in the church of the Nativity at Bethlehem, she beheld, with the eye of faith, the Christ-child wrapped in swaddling clothes (Ep. 108, 10).
  • 385, says that the festival was held in the Church of the Nativity at Bethlehem (Duchesne, Chr.
  • For a weekly market on Thursday and an annual fair of three days beginning on the eve of the nativity (Sept.
  • These bells reminded Pierre that it was Sunday and the feast of the Nativity of the Virgin.
  • But the confusion in question would only be possible, or at any rate likely, if there really was a census at the time of the Nativity; and it is no more improbable that Herod should have held, or permitted to be held, a local census than that Archelaus of Cappadocia in the reign of Tiberius (Tacitus, Ann.