Sentence Examples


  • Burning was an English punishment for some secular offences.
  • There seems to have been no machinery for assisting the original or appellate jurisdiction of the pope by secular process, - by significavit or otherwise.
  • Theodosius began the system of giving secular authority to Church tribunals.
  • Ecc. et Cler., excluded bishops from accusations before secular judges and commanded such accusations to be speedily brought before the tribunal of other bishops.
  • She has been a zealous supporter of Irish national education, which is theoretically "united secular and separate religious instruction."