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  • There is little evidence of the imposition of fines as ecclesiastical penalties; but there are references to the practice in the epistles of St Gregory the Great, notably in his instructions to St Augustine.
  • References to original papers indicate further sources of information.
  • The synod hears appeals and references from presbyteries; and by its discussions and decisions business of various kinds, if not settled, is ripened for consideration and final settlement by the general assembly, the supreme court of the Church.
  • 1848), by Dufrnoy and Elie de Beaumont; a more modern account, with full references, is given by A.
  • References to the chief sources of information regarding the states is given under each of them.