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  • Ully's face was graver than Toby had seen it, and his wiry body was tense.
  • As a judicatory it is the final court of appeal; and by it alone can the graver censures of church discipline be reviewed and removed.
  • Graver than.
  • Here they are in line with non-Christian writers or culture-mockers like Lucian of Samosata; or graver spirits like Porphyry, who champions Neo-Platonism as a rival to Christianity, and does pioneer work in criticism by attacks on some of the Old Testament books.
  • Distinct from all these courts, if similar in its sphere, is the court which the Italian quarter generally enjoyed in each town under its own consuls - a court privileged to try all but the graver cases, like murder, theft and forgery.

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