Sentence Examples with the word perjurer

As Simon ben Shetah insisted on a rigorous examination of the witnesses, so does our writer: as he and his party required that the perjurer should suffer the same penalty he sought to inflict on another, so our writer represents the death penalty as inflicted on the perjured elders.

To cause loss of liberty or property by false witness was punished by the penalty the perjurer sought to bring upon another.