Sentence Examples


  • The patriarch of Constantinople dares not excommunicate Russia, but the chief of its many grievances against that country is its patronage of the Bulgarian exarchate.
  • At last, in 1105, he resolved himself to excommunicate Henry.
  • He then proceeded to excommunicate a number of his minor lay enemies.
  • Huxley's agnosticism was a natural consequence of the intellectual and philosophical conditions of the 'sixties, when clerical intolerance was trying to excommunicate scientific discovery because it appeared to clash with the book of Genesis.
  • The exilarch could excommunicate, and no doubt had considerable jurisdiction over the Jews.