Sentence Examples

  • In course of time there emerged from this presbyterial body a Primus inter pares, i.e.
  • In some instances the old episcopal power passed more or less into the hands of the civil magistrate (a state of matters which was highly approved by Erastus and his followers), in other cases it was conceded to the presbyterial courts.
  • A second synod, composed entirely of bishops, determined that Origen must be deposed from the presbyterial status.
  • In 1852, a change took place in its constitution.
  • The synod at its first meeting chooses a minister as its moderator whose duties, though somewhat more restricted, are similar to those of presbyterial moderators.

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