On the basis of this, " the worshipers, once purged, have no more conscience of sins.
Anyone trying to spout tripe about Pagans being Satan worshipers would be seen for the frauds they are.
A comely, fresh-looking old man was conducting the service with that mild solemnity which has so elevating and soothing an effect on the souls of the worshipers.
On the basis of this, the worshipers, once purged, have no more conscience of sins.
In essence, he sets his prayers to music with the hope that they strike a chord in the hearts of fellow worshipers.