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- noun Plural form of
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Even between Christian sects, between the Protestants and the Catholics, and the Roman Catholics and the Orthodox, weren't there consecrations and reconsecrations as the various sects took and retook the churches of Europe, during the Thirty Years War and suchlike?
I am certain similar consecrations and reconsecrations occurred in Spain, first during the Muslim conquest, and then during the centuries of the Christian reconquest.