receive absolution

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  • Neither do we see how he who does not assent to it may be said to receive absolution. Cited from Apology of the Augsburg Confession, by Melanchthon
  • Here again we are brought into a kind of repentance, and receive absolution. Cited from Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Vol. 1
  • She had made her confession; but, after all, she had to go home without receiving absolution. Cited from The Last Look, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • I made confession and received absolution, and he, making the Sign of the Cross, went from the room. Cited from A Napa Christchild; and Benicia's Letters, by Charles A. Gunnison
  • He had laid bare to her the most secret places of his being, had confessed his sins, and received absolution. Cited from A Romance of Billy-Goat Hill, by Alice Hegan Rice
  • On the seventh day we offer sacrifice, after having purified our hearts and received absolution for our sins. Cited from Ten Great Religions, by James Freeman Clarke
  • This unfortunate priest was so sure he was going to die that while the torture was in progress he received absolution from a fellow priest. Cited from The Philippines: Past and Present (Vol. 1 of 2), by Dean C. Worcester
  • One who has never been baptized could not go to confession and receive absolution, nor indeed any of the Sacraments. Cited from Baltimore Catechism No. 4 (of 4), by Thomas L. Kinkead
  • He instantly went up to this gifted being, confessed, and received absolution. Cited from The Luck of Roaring Camp and Other Tales,Harte
  • I have received absolution for all my sins. Cited from The Black Douglas, by S. R. Crockett
  • Santa was before the confessional waiting her turn when Lola was receiving absolution. Cited from A Book Of Operas, by Henry Edward Krehbiel
  • I shall see you again, look once more into your beauteous eyes, kneel humbly before you, and receive absolution for my sins. Cited from Frederick The Great And His Family, by L. Muhlbach
  • From the huertas around, great numbers of families had come to receive absolution and keep the Nativity. Cited from Remember the Alamo, by Amelia E. Barr
  • She said she had confessed to the priest, and had received absolution, but found no relief from her load, which weighed upon her like a mountain. Cited from Gathering Jewels, by James Knowles and Matilda Darroch Knowles
  • None in particular; on the contrary, the hour of liberation's struck, and I'm going up there to receive absolution. Cited from The Road to Damascus, by August Strindberg
  • He received absolution from the Pope for his conversion to Islam, which he had reversed.
  • Then the room being cleared of all his relations and friends, and he being left quite alone with the holy Prelate, he made his confession and received absolution. Cited from Spirit of St. Francis de Sales, Jean Pierre Camus
  • They had received absolution, and were set free from all their sins, and the Archbishop had blessed them in the name of God. Cited from Myths and Legends of All Nations, by Various
  • A second trial was followed by no better results, and then the King became furious; for he had confessed and received absolution before beginning the second experiment. Cited from Self Help; Conduct & Perseverance by Samuel Smiles
  • Moreover, to begin with, we ask the adversaries whether to receive absolution is a part of repentance, or not. Cited from Apology of the Augsburg Confession, by Melanchthon
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