Example sentences for: inquisition

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

  • Sephardic Jews are the descendants of the great Jewish community exiled from Spain in 1492 at the time of the Inquisition.

  • To deal with the small communities of Jews and Nestorian Christian “heretics,” who had settled down on the Malabar coast in the mists of antiquity, the then Archbishop of Goa opened a local branch of the Holy Inquisition.

  • Unfortunately, though, all thoughts of tolerance were forgotten, and the zeal with which the Inquisition sought out Protestants was turned on Catholic worshippers.

  • In San Gimignano, there's a whole torture museum specializing in instruments of the Inquisition.

  • First, we would reintroduce the techniques of the Inquisition, the Star Chamber, and the Stalinist secret police.

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