Sentence Examples

  • Malachi indeed assumes that the " whole tithe " - the Deuteronomic phrase for the tithe in which the Levites shared - is not stored in each township, but brought into the treasury at the Temple.
  • In the Persian period the tithe was converted to the use of the Temple (Mal.
  • Among the Semites in particular note the tithe paid by the Carthaginians to the Tyrian Melkarth (Diod.
  • A triennial sacrificial tithe is inconceivable when it is remembered that the tithe is only an extension of the firstfruits.
  • After this the island began to furnish con siderable supplies of corn; it was treated as a conquered country, not containing a single free city, and the inhabitants were obliged to pay a tithe in corn and a further money contribution.