Sentence Examples


  • Similarly in the Christian dispensation all is in order due.
  • Dean figured Fred was making a last ditch effort for a dispensation from his public duty.
  • In 1494 Giulio went with them into exile; but, on Giovanni's restoration to power, returned to Florence, of which he was made archbishop by his cousin Pope Leo X., a special dispensation being granted on account of his illegitimate birth, followed by a formal declaration of the fact that his parents had been secretly married and that he was therefore legitimate.
  • The innocent simoniace promotus was, apart from dispensation, liable to the same penalties as though he were guilty.
  • Courts of justice, however, do not grant reprieves by way of dispensation from the penalties of the law, which is not for the judicial department, but for temporary purposes, e.g.