Sentence Examples


  • The Bible gives me a deep, comforting sense that "things seen are temporal, and things unseen are eternal."
  • In politics he held that good laws were better than good rulers, and criticised papal infallibility in temporal affairs.
  • In Rome spint of the Milanese, stirred up the Romans to shake off the temporal sway of their bishop. He attempted~
  • As a precaution against an eventual French attempt to restore the temporal power, orders were hurriedly given to complete the defences of Rome, but in other respects the Italian government maintained its subservient attitude.
  • Concordatum, agreed upon, from con-, together, and cor, heart), a term originally denoting an agreement between ecclesiastical persons or secular persons, but later applied to a pact concluded between the ecclesiastical authority and the secular authority on ecclesiastical matters which concern both, and, more specially, to a pact concluded between the pope, as head of the Catholic Church, and a temporal sovereign for the regulation of ecclesiastical affairs in the territory of such sovereign.
 

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