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Let his countrymen consecrate the memory of the heroic general, the patriotic statesman, and the virtuous sage.
These divinest poets consecrate the spot, and throw a reflected glory over the humblest of their companions.
OUR OLD HOME, VOL. 2NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE
For to what but to felicity should men consecrate themselves, were felicity a goddess?
THE CITY OF GOD, VOLUME IAURELIUS AUGUSTINE
Seven days shall they purge the altar and purify it; and they shall consecrate it.
THE PROPHET EZEKIELARNO C. GAEBELEIN
It is all consecrated but one thing, and I can't consecrate that.
BETH WOODBURNMAUD PETITT
A splintry way leads to the Cross, where even kings consecrate must tear their feet.
The future dawns, and in its kindling light let us re-consecrate ourselves to the work God has set us to do.
BROKEN BREADTHOMAS CHAMPNESS
Bishops shall consecrate no priest who is incompetent to preach the Word of God.
The regent, thinking to settle it, defied Dubois to find a prelate who would consecrate him.
THE CONSPIRATORSALEXANDRE DUMAS (PERE)
Only a glimpse of her lovely face—ah, it was worth a lifetime; it would consecrate an age of misery, a glimpse of Edith's face.
TALES FROM TWO HEMISPHERESHJALMAR HJORTH BOYSEN

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