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.
  • To put this project into execution, the Church opened her " treasuries of grace," connected with the jubilee dispensation, for the peculiar benefit of those nations that had suffered most from the turmoils of the last few decades, or were prevented from visiting the Eternal City.