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  • It is not there that respectable people of any denomination can do most good; and it certainly is not there that the influence of the clergy can be most felt.
  • The clergy are lost there in the crowds of their parishioners.
  • It is impossible that your own observation can have given you much knowledge of the clergy.
  • She was afraid she had used some strong, some contemptuous expressions in speaking of the clergy, and that should not have been.
  • The manners I speak of might rather be called conduct, perhaps, the result of good principles; the effect, in short, of those doctrines which it is their duty to teach and recommend; and it will, I believe, be everywhere found, that as the clergy are, or are not what they ought to be, so are the rest of the nation.

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  • Under labor law, the clergy can be required to uphold the beliefs of the religion they have chosen.
  • She was looking clean as clergy.
    Robert Newton Peck  --  A Day No Pigs Would Die

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