Luther had already translated several fragments of the Holy Scripture; the seven penitential Psalms had been his first task.
In all the penitential discipline of the church also bond and free were on an equality.
The second of these works is a penitential, which has a knightly figure on horseback for its frontispiece.
It was a kind of penitential class for dunces during play‑time.
Theodore's penitential also affixes a penance to its wilful or careless destruction.
He cannot even command the price of a penitential three-fingers of rye.
Every day, every hour, may afford matter for penitential sorrow.
And these penitential exercises in detective work—what have they brought forth?
Lasso's "penitential Psalms" are much simpler in style than this mass.
What penitential attitude did he assume before Mr. Pickwick?