Sentence Examples with the word set

The Chartists derived their name from the charter which set out their demands.

Such an idol as that found in the secret groves of Queen Maachah in Judea; and for worshipping which, King Asa, her son, did depose her, and destroyed the idol, and burnt it for an abomination at the brook Kedron, as darkly set forth in the 15th chapter of the First Book of Kings.

Like it or not, we need to take the initiative and set the record straight.

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It was proposed to utilize the money set free by this operation to indemnify by a milliard francs the emigres for the loss of their lands at the Revolution; it was also proposed to restore their former privileges to the religious congregations.

The gates are simply cow-hide, but are set in massive entrance towers.

In place of the old system of privileges and exemptions were set equality before the law, universal liability to taxation, abolition of serfdom, security of person and property, liberty of conscience and of the press.

Suppose a vendor creates an object-based hierarchy that includes a useful set of containers including one you want to use.

At the dissolution a plan was set on foot for the creation of a new bishopric from the spoils of the religious houses, which was to include Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire with Dunstable as cathedral city.

He was prosecuted in the church courts for heresy, the accusation being founded on his primary charge, delivered and published in 1857, in which he set forth his views on the Eucharist.

I would set the schedule of Howie's activities, with ample time for us to have a life and hopefully cease feeling guilty for not doing more.