Sentence Examples

  • The clergy left the matter to the tsar's own decision.
  • The total personnel of state-paid Roman Catholic clergy amounted in 1903 to 36,169.
  • His own hopes of preferment had been strengthened by the death of many of the higher clergy at Flodden.
  • "The rule of dissolute bishops, and the example of a turbulent and immoral clergy, had poisoned the morals of the city.
  • The nobility and clergy were on the side of the ducal authority; its opponents were the municipalities, especially those of Flanders.