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Origin of altar rail
Words nearby altar rail
Example sentences from the Web for altar rail
We knelt at the altar-rail, and Gervasio knelt above us upon the altar's lowest step.The Strolling Saint|Raphael Sabatini
The gray shadowy walls seemed turning round and round; Richard caught the altar-rail to stand steady.God Wills It!|William Stearns Davis
That perspective of spittoons from door to altar-rail in Merida Cathedral has probably no parallel in any country.The American Egypt|Channing Arnold
We went on tiptoe towards the altar-rail, and knelt upon the topmost step.The Doctor's Daughter|"Vera"
How beautiful it looked, showing above the evergreens covering the altar-rail!The Transformation of Job|Frederick Vining Fisher