Sentence Examples


  • On the 17th of July Innocent formally renewed the sentence of excommunication on the emperor, and declared him deposed from the imperial throne and that of Naples.
  • Excommunication and interdict (April 17, 1606) were met with defiance.
  • The pope followed with a counter excommunication, far more formidable, releasing the kings subjects from their oaths of allegiance.
  • The grand-duke, fearing an excommunication from the pope, refused the request, and left Florence for Siena and S.
  • The fundamental principle of ecclesiastical jurisdiction with its sanction " of excommunication will be found in Christ's words in Matt.