21 examples of Absolution in a sentence
And another lie is there's no
According to the Catholic Church, there's
for any sin as long as there's sincere repentance.
After-all, in order to receive absolution, one must, to repeat the same term, reach out and receive it, that is, repent (Luke 13:3-5).
Truly an amazing man, if you look at him in
as a rebel, Boondock Saints as a madman/killer, and then finally in Fido as a zombie!
His portrayal of a terminal and morally damaged patient, in search of - and finally receiving - absolution, was flawlessly painful and poignant.
Aside from the ponderousness, I was especially dissappointed to see an icon, Michael Caine, play a sniveling, groveling religious fantatic, alternately crying and kissing his St. Christopher's medal, in hopes of gaining
But, though it might be sinful to go into debt, Matthew 6:12 supports absolution: “forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors.”
Like communism, which once promised
for the worst crimes in exchange for loyalty, Russia's current state religion allows, even encourages, misdeeds – including murder – so long as one is loyal to God.
For in Croatia, every new regime issues a plenary
for its predecessors.
There is the same combination of international support, highly unpopular domestic austerity measures (which are bound to set off major protests), and the apparent
of banks from financial responsibility for problems that they produced.
Europe’s choice is equally clear: to accept
for this past from the president of Iran, or to determine whether the standard of truth that he applies to history is the same as he applies to nuclear weapons.
In recanting on this basis, Goldstone conveys to the Israelis that they can receive
from a highly respected voice of the international community by making a show of investigations.
Having thus bolstered one another’s legitimacy with kudos and absolution, Trump and Modi could move from public pageantry to the more serious and divisive matters of China and trade.
With multiple corruption charges hanging over his head, Netanyahu framed the election as a referendum on his public
'May the Lord our God Jesus Christ, in the goodness and bounty of His love for mankind, pardon thee...'; and having pronounced the absolution, the priest blessed him and let him go.
Confess; you know I have the right of giving absolution."
"Richelieu""In fact," said Aramis, "it is an
according to rule."
His free and jovial temper, and the readiness with which he granted
from all ordinary delinquencies, rendered him a favourite among the nobility and principal gentry, to several of whom he was allied by birth, being of a distinguished Norman family.
If thou wilt take equal arms with me, I will give thee, in all friendship and brotherly love, such sufficing penance and complete absolution, that thou shalt not for the next twelve months sin the sin of excess of curiosity."
Confiteor!'"--exclaimed, in a submissive tone, a voice near the King's side--"my Latin will carry me no farther--but I confess my deadly treason, and pray leave to have
before I am led to execution!"
Our men defended themselves like true Pope's soldiers; they flung themselves upon their knees, laid down their arms, and begged the corsair to give them
in articulo mortis.