Sentence Examples

  • And reciprocally, whatever may be the absolute rights of the ecclesiastical society over the appointment of its dignitaries, the administration of its property, and the government of its adherents, the exercise of these rights is limited and restricted by the stable engagements and concessions of the concordatory pact, which bind the head of the church with regard to the nations.
  • Latterly certain Catholics have questioned this equality of the concordatory obligation, and have aroused keen discussion.
  • We cannot describe in detail the objects of concordatory conventions.
  • It is plain that the agreements under the concordats have a certain action upon a number of points in the canonical laws; and all these points go to constitute the local concordatory law.