2 The stem of David is superseded by the house of Zadok, the kingship has yielded to the priesthood, and the extinction of national hopes gives new importance to that strict organization of the hierarchy for which Ezekiel had prepared the way by his sentence of disfranchisement against the nonZadokite priests.
The hierarchy of dukes and marquises and counts consisted of foreign soldiers imposed on.
At the same time this eternal being is conceived as the all-embracing world-soul from which emanates the hierarchy of individual souls.
The later medieval system, thus inaugurated, may be considered (1) in its hierarchy, (2) in the subject matter of its jurisdiction, (3) in its penalties.
These countries have created a hierarchy of temporal courts competent to deal with every matter of which law takes cognizance, and a penal code which embraces and deals with all crimes or delicts which the state recognizes as offences.
This distinction was of early growth, and developed, with the increasing power of the hierarchy, during the middle ages into a very lively opposition (see Holy Order; Church History; Papacy; Investitures).
The order of Friends was organized in a hierarchy of ranks, which were multiplied as time went on.
The head of the divine hierarchy of Mithras was Infinite Time - Cronus, Saturn; Heaven and Earth were his offspring, and begat Ocean, who formed with them a trinity corresponding to Jupiter, Juno, and Neptune.
On the re-establishment of the hierarchy in England Ullathorne became the first Roman Catholic bishop of Birmingham.
The Church hierarchy consists of one archbishop (Caracas) and four suffragan bishops (Merida, Guayana, Barquisimeto and Guarico).
Both parties visited many sites where Himyaritic remains and inscriptions were found, but the hostile attitude of the natives, more particularly of the Seyyids, the religious hierarchy of Hadramut, prevented any adequate examination, and much of archaeological interest undoubtedly remains for future travellers to discover.
Moreover, the hierarchy derives a vast revenue from the fees for burials in the sacred limits.
It follows that the crowning science of the hierarchy, dealing with the phenomena of human society, will remain longest under the influence of theological dogmas and abstract figments, and will be the last to pass into the positive stage.
Formerly Kerbela was a self-governing hierarchy and constituted an inviolable sanctuary for criminals; but in 1843 the Turkish government undertook to deprive the city of some of these liberties and to enforce conscription.
The development of the doctrine of an organized hierarchy of angels belongs to the Jewish literature of the period 200 B.C. to A.D.
In England the hierarchy was attacked by John Wycliffe (d.
Browsing can be done by taxonomic hierarchy, concepts hierarchy, by curriculum, or by biology course.
But in practice a local caste hierarchy may correspond only very loosely with the ideal.
Clusters Areas are grouped into a three-level hierarchy of clusters, within which areas share similar combinations of characteristics.
From within X-Designer, you can turn a widget hierarchy into a definition to be used later in other designs.
Newly mixed pigs fight to establish a hierarchy which is based on weight - the heaviest being more dominant.
On a slightly different theme: Is there a dominance hierarchy among the species on your feeder?
Remember, Elgar's parish church had been built only shortly after the early 19th century restoration of the catholic hierarchy in England.
Suppose a vendor creates an object-based hierarchy that includes a useful set of containers including one you want to use.
That certain way includes among other things; not upsetting the current hierarchy of power.
The '"waste hierarchy" shown below places incineration second to last.
The government surveyed rural monasteries and schools, and reconstituted the ecclesiastical hierarchy.
The same remarks apply to a society that is caste-based, or has any other rigid hierarchy to social status.
There is a hierarchy frustration for managers at the slowing of their career progress, since hierarchies flattened are are unlikely to be reinstated.
These files are generated into several subdirectories, according to LEIF's standard project directory hierarchy.
What is the hierarchy in the formulation of different types of environmental plans?
What is the hierarchy of the widgets which compose xclock?
Anna Pavlovna greeted him with the nod she accorded to the lowest hierarchy in her drawing room.
Such is the inevitable fate of men of action, and the higher they stand in the social hierarchy the less are they free.