Sentence Examples


  • 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.
 

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