Example sentences for: penitentes

How can you use “penitentes” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Los Penitentes cared for the sick, arranged funerals, and conducted the religious rituals associated with wakes.

  • See also Los Penitentes

  • Consequently Los Penitentes had strong influences in conserving the language and culture of the Spanish Americans of New Mexico.

  • See also Adobe; Hispano Culture; Los Penitentes

  • The Penitentes of New Mexico were known to sing alabados during Lenten rituals, Holy Week processions, and other religious ceremonies.

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