How to use sacristan in a sentence

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Sentence Examples
While Mother rises virtuously early for sacristan duties at Little Saint Mary's church, we heathens opt for an indolent morning with the papers.
On top of all of her other duties she is the sacristan of Duiske Abbey, and that is no small job.
Let the presider and sacristan know that you are one of the lectors for that mass.
Barbara Hall, the sacristan, comes in after night shifts at a care home to keep the interior spick-and-span.
My father worked in the church, so he was the sacristan, which means, he kind of cleaned the place up.
The popular lady, who worked as a sacristan in Portlaw for many years, was surrounded by family and friends for a party at her home.
The sacristan is grateful for the generous response by all Mass goers to the recent collection at the Masses over last weekend.
She was also church sacristan at the Ursuline Convent for five years.
Alice Burke, sacristan, had the church looking splendid and was further enhanced by the floral arrangements prepared by her daughter Veronica Troy, Lismore.
In 1865 at the age of 22, she entered the Sisters of Charity at Nevers where she spent her life working as a sacristan and infirmarian.
The sacristan was a strange little creature, with a pinched Mongolian face and only a few wartish hairs blossoming on his chin.
The altar was hidden behind an Iconostasis. The church was looked after by an old sacristan who lived in a cottage on the shore of the lake.
Joel Katz played the buffo Sacristan with humour, and the required nervous tics so meticulously notated in Puccini's score.
Examples from Classical Literature
Every New Year's Day the sacristan comes and puts a morsel of the holy bread in her mouth, and that is all she has to live on.
There is one cura there, one sacristan, one vicar-general, and several priests.
There are no headstones in this cemetery, and no sacristan holds its records.
And St. Laurence ungirt his robe, and giving his girdle to the sacristan, bade him show it in proof of what he told.
It has its own provisor, cura, and sacristan for that holy church.
But the sacristan, dragging the child, disappeared in the shadows.
The sacristan showed us a marble stairway and told us to go up one hundred and eighty-two steps and stop till he came.
There I encountered a sacristan of about fifty, and a man dry and cold of mien.
On his return to the cathedral, D'Artagnan saw Bazin, who was conversing with the sacristan.
In this room, which has a fireplace, the sacristan probably slept.
This fact has been reported to me by the sacristan and the four persons.
The sacristan, with a long rod, was putting out the lights one by one.
I rose, approached the sacristan, and told him that, since Monsignor was receiving callers, his lordship might just as well finish off my affair as well.
When the father leads his son, thus prepared, to the parish church for inclusion among the altar boys, the sacristan in charge of the servers curtly dismisses them.
They went, however, and I waited long for food no wonder the gouty Sacristan was even too busy with his own provender to mind mine.
The Angelus had sounded, and the Sacristan wished to close the church.
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