their confession

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  • Even though he knows their confession would be a lie, he wants to save their lives.
  • He would hear their confessions presently when the servants were gone to bed. Cited from Come Rack! Come Rope!, by Robert Hugh Benson
  • And he records their confession of his murder by tricking them when they came.
  • She is too good natured not to give them an opening for their confession. Cited from April's Lady, by Margaret Wolfe Hungerford
  • However, it is up to the players whether to accept their confessions or not.
  • They had not again kissed each other, or repeated their confession of love. Cited from Abbe Mouret's Transgression, by Emile Zola
  • What is to be done when persons must make their confession and cannot find a priest who understands their language? Cited from Baltimore Catechism No. 3 (of 4), by Anonymous
  • Individuals had at best the possibility to move into an area where their confession was practiced.
  • He did not expressly engage that their confession should not be used against them. Cited from History of England, James II Vol. 2, Macaulay
  • I ought to be hearing their confessions, and saying Mass for them. Cited from Tell England, by Ernest Raymond
  • After dinner I read the whole trial of Bishop and Williams, and their confession. Cited from Records of a Girlhood, by Frances Ann Kemble
  • Their confessions are more valuable because they carry with them the spirit of contrition. Cited from Superstition In All Ages (1732), by Jean Meslier
  • Orders were given for the crew to make their confessions to the religious aboard the vessels. Cited from The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898, Vol. 17, Ed. by Blair and Robertson
  • The murderers having thus made their confession, were ordered to prepare for death. Cited from Life in Mexico, by Frances Calder¢n De La Barca
  • In their confessions they said and that they would not have hesitated to kill them if they had noticed them.
  • Now that the coast was clear they resumed their confessions. Cited from The Wrong Woman, by Charles D. Stewart
  • In their confessions, the prisoners were asked to describe their personal background.
  • Ladies met him by stealth in his church, and made their confessions. Cited from Eminent Victorians, by Lytton Strachey
  • They were so false that their confession is of no value as evidence, but certainly they were humbugs. Cited from Historical Mysteries, by Andrew Lang
  • The state, virtually all of its evidence gone, sought to get the players to repeat their confession on the stand.
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