Sentence Examples with the word nullity

An English translation of the Theses, with brief life of Erastus (based on Melchior Adam's account), was issued in 1659, entitled The Nullity of Church Censures; it was reprinted as A Treatise of Excommunication (1682), and, as revised by Robert Lee, D.D., in 1844.

Besides the ordinary chancery jurisdiction it hears all applications for divorce or nullity of marriage.

In 181o the diocesan official of Paris entertained the cause between Napoleon and Josephine, and pronounced a decree of nullity (Migne, ubi sup. s.v.

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The report of this commission was then handed over to a committee of cardinals, who pronounced unanimously for the nullity of the orders in question.

Except in royalist Provence he received everywhere a welcome which attested the attractive power of his personality and the nullity of the Bourbons.

He described the German empire in its nullity as a conception without existence in fact.

The diet itself had become as much a nullity as the king, and its decrees were systematically disregarded.

The agreeable versidecadence fication of an amateur like Ausonius, the refined of GauL panegyrics of a Eumenius, disguising nullity of thought beneath elegance of form, already foretold the perilous sterility of scholasticism.

In Spain causes of nullity and divorce a thoro, in Portugal causes of nullity between Catholics, are still for the court Christian.