After a series of victorious engagements he was taken prisoner and subjected to severe torture, which dislocated his limbs.
And reciprocally, whatever may be the absolute rights of the ecclesiastical society over the appointment of its dignitaries, the administration of its property, and the government of its adherents, the exercise of these rights is limited and restricted by the stable engagements and concessions of the concordatory pact, which bind the head of the church with regard to the nations.
On sea the Athenians, after two minor engagements, gained a decisive victory which enabled them to blockade Aegina.
Burton was the scene of several engagements in the Civil War, when its large trade in clothing and alabaster was practically ruined.
Such re-engagements are for one to three years effective service but may be extended to fifteen.
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