It was against this general "confession" that the opponents of "elders" protested, maintaining that it was a profanation of the sacrament of confession, almost a sacrilege, though this was quite a different thing.
There are no more uses of "sacrilege" in the book.
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They consider it sacrilege to depict Muhammad in a drawing.
What is considered freedom of expression in the United States can be illegal in parts of Europe or sacrilege in the Middle East.