Sentence Examples

  • The emperor renounced investiture by ring and staff, and permitted canonical elections; the pope on his part recognized the king's right to perform lay investiture and to assist at elections.
  • In the canonical form f=k1(px)5 +k2(gx) 5 +k3(rx) 5 .
  • They must therefore have been regarded as canonical in the first half of the 4th century.
  • In all cases canonical institution (which confers ecclesiastical jurisdiction) is reserved to the pope or the bishops.
  • The Jews have always been, however, an intensely literary people, and the books ultimately accepted as canonical were only a selection from the literature in existence at the beginning of the Christian era.