Sentence Examples


  • Different periods of his career both in his speeches in the Irish House of Lords and in his correspondence with ministers in London.
  • The ejected ministers were forbidden to preach or administer the sacraments.
  • Since the state endowment ceased the average income of ministers from their congregations has considerably increased.
  • This question was solemnly submitted to a grand council of prelates, senators, ministers and other dignitaries on the 13th of June 1718.
  • The ecclesiastical unit in episcopacy is a diocese, comprising many churches and ruled by a prelate; in congregationalism it is a single church, self-governed and entirely independent of all others; in Presbyterianism it is a presbytery or council composed of ministers and elders representing all the churches within a specified district.