He could be absolved of murder, if he killed a man during archery practice!
He will be absolved of any crimes he ever committed.
He can only absolve you from mortal sins.
The priest can absolve people of their sins.
He was absolved of any blame in the matter.
The team was absolved from blame on the first half goal.
That still doesn't absolve us from the responsibility of carrying out the practice in the first place.
The owner was absolved from the responsibility of paying for major repairs.
It was a way to absolve responsibility, not an attempt to solve a problem.
The company states this quite plainly in their replies, thereby they have a way to absolve themselves of any potential comeback.
Failure to sign the time sheet does not absolve the client's obligation to pay the charges for the hours worked.
I hereby absolve Gonville and Caius College, the University of Cambridge and the system's administrators from all responsibility.
The company was absolved from any liability, other than that of any employee.
This will absolve the employer from any vicarious liability.
To absolve a company of blame for shipping bogus code is wrong.
He tried to be absolved of any responsibility by leaving at least one explicit suicide note.
This will absolve governments from making sure Microsoft does not use its Windows monopoly to unfairly muscle its way into other markets.
Either we need to absolve the man, or the man needs to make reparation.
Reports, 625) decided unanimously that nothing could absolve the state from its obligation.
He pushed the door further but hesitated entering, as if remaining outside would absolve him of responsibility from what lay beyond.
(4) Until the Middle Ages the form of absolution after private confession was of the nature of a prayer, such as "May the Lord absolve thee"; and this is still the practice of the Greek church.
From Peter's point of view the question was, did the enormity of the tsarevich's crime absolve the tsar from the oath which he had taken to spare the life of this prodigal son?
In 1288 Nicholas empowered him to absolve the people of Genoa for their offence in aiding the Sicilians against Charles II.
He procured from the pope a bull authorizing his confessor to absolve him even at the moment of death.
In penance, of the formula " I absolve thee "; in the Eucharist, of the words " This is my body " and " This is the cup of my blood " or " This is my blood "; in confirmation, of the words " I sign thee with sign of the cross and confirm thee with chrism of salvation in name of Father and Son and Holy Spirit "; in baptism, of the words " I baptize thee in the name of Father, Son and Holy Spirit (or among the Greeks " N.
He may depose emperors and absolve the subjects of the unjust from their allegiance.
1-9) were written to absolve Solomon, and there is little probability in the story that Adonijah after his pardon really requested the hand of Abishag (ii.
Of the three forms of absolution in the Anglican Prayer Book, that in the Visitation of the Sick (disused in the church of Ireland by decision of the Synods of 187r and 1877) runs "I absolve thee," tracing the authority so to act through the church up to Christ: the form in the Communion Service is precative, while that in Morning and Evening Prayer is indicative indeed, but so general as not to imply anything like a judicial decree of absolution.
The most accepted modern theory is that it is merely a catchword surviving from a longer phrase which proclaimed how, during such Indulgences, ordinary confessors might absolve from sins usually " reserved " to the Bishop or the Pope.
We may, if we choose, absolve Alexander from the charge of vandalism of which he is accused, but the fact nevertheless remains, that he ordered the palace at Persepolis to be burned (Diod., xvii.