Synonyms for father confessor

Grammar : Noun

Définition of father confessor

  • noun spiritual leader
Example sentences :
  • She received no one but her father confessor, who came to her once a week.
  • Extract from : « Manasseh » by Maurus Jokai
  • More than once he had been my father confessor and I was glad he had come.
  • Extract from : « Eben Holden » by Irving Bacheller
  • Well, I won't, then; I think I'll come as your father confessor.
  • Extract from : « Madeline Payne, the Detective's Daughter » by Lawrence L. Lynch
  • Did ever “Father Confessor” have so sweet and so wilful a sinner to shrive!
  • Extract from : « The Jessica Letters: An Editor's Romance » by Paul Elmer More
  • The next morning she hurried off to inform her father confessor of her discovery.
  • Extract from : « The Last Look » by W.H.G. Kingston
  • My son, says the father confessor, these are the suggestions of the Evil One.
  • Extract from : « Pilgrimage from the Alps to the Tiber » by James Aitken Wylie
  • Do call in the father confessor, that he may give me absolution for my sins.
  • Extract from : « The Robbers » by Friedrich Schiller
  • Besides, it was only a step from a gaming-table to a Father Confessor.
  • Extract from : « When Dreams Come True » by Ritter Brown
  • A state coach followed with attendants, and her father confessor.
  • Extract from : « The Chronicles of Newgate, vol. 1/2 » by Arthur Griffiths
  • The Father confessor of the flock was thinking of another danger.
  • Extract from : « Strange Stories of the Great River » by Abbie Johnston Grosvenor

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