Sentence Examples with the word censer

And less than two centuries afterwards we read an order in one of the capitularies of Hincmar of Reims, to the effect that every priest ought to be provided with a censer and incense.

They were met by a deacon with a censer and by a servant who passed out on tiptoe without heeding them.

A censer lid with a late Saxon tower upon it, now in the British Museum, dates from the 12th century or earlier.

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There are very numerous representations on the monuments; in some the censer appears as a small cup or bowl held by a human hand to which a long handle is attached on which is a small box to hold the incense.

There had already been other schisms on such questions as the right way to swing a censer and the legality of self-immolation for the Lord's sake.

The early Jewish portable censer would seem to have been a bowl with a handle, resembling a ladle.