extreme unction

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She awaited the Extreme Unction, and now God alone could save her.

If a patient seemed likely to die, extreme unction was administered.

A priest gave him Extreme Unction, but consciousness did not return.

The celibacy of the clergy and the rite of extreme unction are also very unpopular.

It was interesting to see him administer the extreme unction to a dying man.

Ernest Dowson's most beautiful verses are on the Extreme Unction.

They also asked for further explanations in regard to extreme unction.

When it was concluded, and extreme unction had been administered, the friar withdrew.

The old man, he says, joined the sacraments of marriage and extreme unction.

"Little need had ye of a praist, and extreme unction," he said.

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