Sentence Examples


  • On the 17th of July Innocent formally renewed the sentence of excommunication on the emperor, and declared him deposed from the imperial throne and that of Naples.
  • Excommunication and interdict (April 17, 1606) were met with defiance.
  • The pope followed with a counter excommunication, far more formidable, releasing the kings subjects from their oaths of allegiance.
  • In reply the pope prepared a bull of excommunication against those who should infringe the prerogatives of the Holy See in this matter.
  • The grand-duke, fearing an excommunication from the pope, refused the request, and left Florence for Siena and S.