a remission of the total temporal punishment that is still due to sin after absolution.: Compare indulgence (def. 6).
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How to use plenary indulgence in a sentence
He also conceded a plenary indulgence to all who have made such visits three times in three distinct days.The Mysteries of All Nations | James Grant
It was called Great Friday, and on that day such as entered the sanctuary of Anis received plenary indulgence.The Life of Joan of Arc, Vol. 1 and 2 (of 2) | Anatole France
To this act he was instigated by the pope, who sent him his benediction, with a plenary indulgence for his sins.Guy Fawkes | Thomas Lathbury
If you would really like to humble me, I'll give you plenary indulgence when you come to see us.The Helpers | Francis Lynde
A plenary indulgence at the hour of death, under the same conditions.Mary, Help of Christians | Various