Sentence Examples


  • As a judicatory it is the final court of appeal; and by it alone can the graver censures of church discipline be reviewed and removed.
  • This court could award censures up to exclusion from the sacrament.
  • Censures were as follows: (i) Suspension from attending divine offices or ab ingressu ecclesiae, more appropriate for a layman.
  • In foro conscientiae spiritual censures canonically imposed are as binding and ecclesiastical jurisdiction is as powerful as ever.
  • In the diocese of Rome, exercised discipline of a penitential kind over their lay members; but in later times their censures have generally ceased to carry temporal consequences.

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