Archdeacons in course of time created officials who presided in court in their stead.
The city is divided into fourteen quarters, each presided over by a headman, and inhabited by separate sections of the community.
At general councils bishops wear white linen mitres, cardinals mitres of white silk damask; this is also the case when bishops and cardinals in pontificalibus assist at a solemn pontifical function presided over by the pope.
In Baden the general synod is presided over by the prelate (prelat), i.e.
The centre of the life of Israel was the Temple, over which the high priest presided and which was inhabited by Yahweh, the God of Israel.