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  • The article dealt with a subject which was being debated everywhere at the time—the position of the ecclesiastical courts.
  • It is an article written in answer to a book by an ecclesiastical authority on the question of the ecclesiastical court, and the scope of its jurisdiction.
  • It is an article written in answer to a book by an ecclesiastical authority on the question of the ecclesiastical court, and the scope of its jurisdiction.
  • But if there were none but the ecclesiastical court, the Church would not even now sentence a criminal to prison or to death.
  • I mention this incident particularly because this article penetrated into the famous monastery in our neighborhood, where the inmates, being particularly interested in the question of the ecclesiastical courts, were completely bewildered by it.
  • In this way, it all takes place without the compassionate intervention of the Church, for in many cases there are no churches there at all, for though ecclesiastics and splendid church buildings remain, the churches themselves have long ago striven to pass from Church into State and to disappear in it completely.
  • " "A most unworthy play upon words for an ecclesiastic!"
  • "Oh, well, we have no mountains," cried Father Iosif, and turning to the elder he continued: "Observe the answer he makes to the following ’fundamental and essential’ propositions of his opponent, who is, you must note, an ecclesiastic.

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  • In 1875 the jurisdiction of the Ecclesiastical Court was transferred to the High Court.
  • Uganda has become a haven for ecclesiastical refugees.

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