Piety in a Sentence 🔊

Definition of Piety

respect and devotion to a higher power or religious organization

Examples of Piety in a sentence

The millionaire’s act of piety was a huge donation that allowed the church to build homes for five needy families. đź”Š

Looking at the mural of Jesus inspired me to think more about living a life of piety.  đź”Š

Everyone knew Sarah would probably become a nun because she spent most of her time performing deeds of piety for those in need. đź”Š

Because Lester did not live a life of piety, he cannot be buried in the church cemetery.  đź”Š

The missionary’s piety led him to risk his own life in order to share the message of Christianity.  đź”Š

Out of a feeling of piety, the man donated all of his money to the church.  đź”Š

Mother Teresa is recognized throughout the world as a woman of great piety who dedicated her life to helping others.  đź”Š

As a parent, I have taught my children that even a quick bedtime prayer is an act of piety.  đź”Š

My grandmother’s piety was reflected in the fact she never missed a church service in fifty years.  đź”Š

When the killer prayed before his execution, he shocked everyone with his act of piety.  đź”Š

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