Sentence Examples


  • The energies of the indefatigable parson knew no bounds.
  • There are four requisites to the appointment of a parson, viz.
  • Forest lands, belong to the Crown, although by canon law they were to be disposed of by the bishop; but by custom a parson or vicar might be entitled to them.
  • In 1496 he obtained the living of Monymusk, Aberdeenshire, and later he became parson of Lynton (mod.
  • In 14th-century documents it is described as a town or borough governed by a portreeve, who frequently came into conflict with the parson of St John's church, who had become lord of the manor of Yeovil during the reign of Henry III.