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  • He answered without chastisement, but a half-awake voice.
  • Angels who inflict chastisement as ministers of God.
  • The lighter punish ments inflicted by masters were commonly personal chastisement or banishment from the town house to rural labour; the severer were employment in the mill (pistrinum) or relegation to the mines or quarries.
  • His chastisement of the city, including as it did the spoliation of the temple, served the additional purpose of relieving his financial necessities.
  • Moreover, the church decreed severe chastisement against all laymen suspected of sympathy with the heretics (council of Narbonne, 1235; Bull Ad extirpanda, 1252).
 

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