consecrate

All Verb Noun
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  • You would consecrate your life to one whom yet you do not love, because you cannot love. Cited from For Woman's Love, by Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
  • Shall we consecrate our lives to him that he may hide our life in his life? Cited from How to Live a Holy Life, by C. E. Orr
  • For does it not consecrate to God that simple country life which we lead here? Cited from The Water of Life and Other Sermons, Kingsley
  • We all know that to consecrate is to set apart for holy service. Cited from Gathering Jewels, by James Knowles and Matilda Darroch Knowles
  • After this manner did he consecrate them and their garments for seven days together. Cited from The Antiquities of the Jews, by Flavius Josephus
  • The four smaller bells were consecrated three years later on the same day.
  • God calls nations as he calls men, and consecrates them to a special work. Cited from The American Missionary, Vol. 42, No. 3, March 1888, by Various
  • So he made up his mind to consecrate his remaining energies to effect their independence. Cited from Beacon Lights of History, Volume XIII, by John Lord
  • What have I gained by consecrating my heart to my friends? Cited from Frederick The Great And His Family, by L. Muhlbach
  • Eventually, he was consecrated by the pope instead and allowed to return to England.
  • I tried to consecrate myself to God, but all to no purpose. Cited from Stories of Achievement, Volume III (of 6), by Various
  • The hair cut off on such occasions was consecrated to a god.
  • It was re-consecrated shortly after the war and is still used for weekly services by the college.
  • Then he consecrates others at the next Mass, and does as before. Cited from Baltimore Catechism No. 4 (of 4), by Thomas L. Kinkead
  • There are other forms of consecrated life in the Catholic Church for men and women.
  • However, only five days after the cathedral was consecrated, a storm destroyed the tower roof.
  • If a newly elected pope is not a bishop, he is consecrated at once.
  • When the local bishop came to consecrate the new church, he found the noble lord dead on its steps.
  • While at this school, she decided to consecrate her life to Christ.
  • Persons, places, or things can be consecrated, and the term is used in various ways by different groups.
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Meaning of consecrate

  • verb Render holy by means of religious rites