Fasted sentence example

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  • They took their chief meal in a common refectory at 3 P.M., up to which hour they usually fasted.
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  • Would he have prayed toward Mecca, fasted at Ramadan, recited the Creed or indeed denied his own divinity?
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  • I could use the lead to make half round bars which could be fasted to the cast iron keel.
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  • A point of high practical interest is the ratio of carcase weight to fasted live weight, and in the case of prizewinning carcases these ratios usually fluctuate within very narrow limits.
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  • The Bogomils fasted till they saw the Trinity face to face.
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  • They fasted, they rejoiced; one hour they chilled themselves in the cemeteries, the next they rushed frantically through the streets singing Psalmic refrains.
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  • Others (the Constantinopolitans) began their fasts seven weeks before Easter, but fasted only on alternate weeks, five days at a time.
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  • Some fasted till three in the afternoon, and then took whatever they pleased.
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  • After having taken medicine, and fasted for three days, all the fire in the town is extinguished.
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  • On the other hand, in spite of his worldliness, Leo was not an unbeliever; he prayed, fasted, and participated in the services of the church with conscientiousness.
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  • Tables are constructed showing the fasted live weight, the carcase weight, and the weight of the various parts that are separated from and not included with the carcase.
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  • They read the Greek Testament and the classics; fasted on Wednesday and Friday; received the Lord's Supper every week; and brought all their life under review.
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  • (7) Christ, after he was baptized, fasted 40 days and only that; and for 120 years such was the tradition which prevailed in the Church.
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  • He fasted and scourged himself; he practised all the ordinary forms of maceration and invented new ones, all to no purpose.
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  • If a plaintiff having duly fasted did not receive within a certain time the satisfaction of his claim, he was entitled.
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  • He wore sackcloth, made his bed in ashes, and fasted or used only the very plainest fare.
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  • Ordinarily the sinful cleric prayed and fasted at his own discretion, and nothing is said of his confessing his sins.
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  • A man named Jacques in this way fasted at Edinburgh for thirty days in 1888, and in London for forty-two days in 1890, and for fifty days in 1891; and an Italian named Succi fasted for forty days in 1890.
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  • We read, indeed, that on one occasion He fasted forty days and forty nights; but the expression, which is an obscure one, possibly means nothing more than that He endured the privations ordinarily involved in a stay in the wilderness.
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  • The Romans fasted three weeks continuously before Easter (Saturdays and Sundays excepted).
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  • But a credens under probation for initiation, which lasted at least one and often several years, fasted always.
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  • All adherents of the sect seem to have kept three Lents in the year, as also to have fasted Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays of each week; in these fasts a diet of bread and water was usual.
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