We gave only limited thought to the upcoming session as our pre wedding trip and plans took precedence in our hectic schedule.
He takes precedence, Primus inter pares, of all the members, and is recognized as the official head of the Church during his term of office.
The Social or matriarchal took precedence of the Local or patriarchal organization.
By rigid precedence the Brahmans occupy the first rank; they are numerous and influential, and with them may be classed the peculiar and important caste of Bhats, the keepers of secular tradition and of the genealogies.
Royal honors were attributed to the pope (Article 3), who was ftirther guaranteed the same precedence as that accorded to him by other Catholic sovereigns, and the right to maintain his Noble and Swiss guards.