Sentence Examples


  • The document sanctioning the bigamy of the landgrave was signed by Martin Bucer, Luther and Melanchthon, and is a humiliating paper.
  • Bigamy was punished in England until the reign of William III.
  • His tractate (1542) against the permission of bigamy in the case of Philip of Hesse was not allowed to be printed (the manuscript is in the Heidelberg university library).
  • 1566), he obtained an opinion from Protestant theologians that bigamy was not forbidden by Holy Writ.
  • He objected to Luther's counsel to deny the existence of a second marriage; abused John Frederick, elector of Saxony, for not coming to support him; and caused bigamy to be publicly defended.
 

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