Sentence Examples


  • They therefore elect elders, who expound the Scriptures, baptize and hear confessions.
  • Only communicants exercise the rights of membership. They elect the minister and other office-bearers.
  • The English Church derives its orders through Matthew Parker, archbishop of Canterbury, who was consecrated in 1559 by William Barlow, bishop-elect of Chichester.
  • 24, whom Neander regards as elect disciples of Sergius.
  • If politicians are demonstrably good at one thing, it is getting elected, and people who are starving don't normally re-elect their representatives.