Example sentences for: jesuits

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

  • As Washington and the surveyors pass the pipe, intrigues and conspiracies involving all sorts of secret factions--Jesuits, Masons, British trading companies--are hinted at.

  • "The Jesuits have this concept of holy effrontery--in defending their cause it's okay to use any means, including false statements," says one executive.

  • Its Huronia Museum and Gallery of Historic Huronia and the copy of a Huron village in Little Lake Park illustrate the simple lifestyle of the native peoples before the arrival of the Jesuits in the 17th century.

  • The Iroquois killed thousands of Huron in all-out war, and two Jesuits, Jean de Brébeuf and Gabriel Lalemant, were tortured to death.

  • He preferred Sufi mysticism to orthodox Islam, and held debates with Brahmins, Jain monks, Parsi Zoroastrians, and Jesuits.

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