Sentence Examples


  • Archdeacons in course of time created officials who presided in court in their stead.
  • At Paris is the central consistory, controlled by the government and presided over by the supreme grand rabbi.
  • The members were called "justices," and in the king's absence the chief justiciar presided over the court.
  • Each community is presided over by an "angel," or prophet, and a prophetess, whose word is law.
  • 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.