Sentence Examples


  • He was a deeply religious man, but his exemption of Jewish origins from the canons of historical inquiry which he elsewhere applied was probably due to the conditions of his age, which preceded the dawn of Semitic investigation and regarded the Old Testament and the Hebrew religion as sui generis.
  • As provost, Waynflete procured the exemption of the college from archidiaconal authority on the 2nd of May,.
  • It was this exemption, threatening the very foundations of the Mussulman government, that finally led to a rupture with the nawab.
  • Granted the prior and convent exemption from fifteenths, tenths and subsidies, in return for prayer for himself and his queen in every mass sung at the high altar.
  • Ecclesiastical immunities, such as reservation of the criminal cases of the clergy, exemption from military service and other privileges, are expressly maintained in a certain number of pacts.

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