Sentence Examples with the word postbaptismal

As has been remarked above, the terror of postbaptismal sin and the fact that only one restoration was allowable influenced many as late as the 4th century to remain catechumens all their lives, and, like Constantine, to receive baptism on the deathbed alone.

In the postbaptismal anointing the oil was applied to the organs of sense, to the head, heart, and midriff.