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The winter season precluded the front porch rocking chair conferences of last summer and since the past autumn the group's confabs had been replaced with side-of-the-bed meetings in the Deans' quarters.
In a variety of ways it does a great deal of social service similar to that of gilds of help. Its administration has always been in the hands of laymen, and it works through local "conferences" or branches, the general council having been suspended because it declined to accept a cardinal as its official head.
He appeared, however, only once at its conferences, owing to his age and to disappointment at the comparative failure of his work.
Since the early days of international telegraphy, conferences of representatives of government telegraph departments and companies have been held from time to time (Paris 1865, Vienna 1868, Rome 1871 and 1878, St Petersburg 1875, London 1879, Berlin 1885,1885, Paris 1891, Buda Pesth 1896, London 1903).
Prussia and Austria now offered their mediation; and in June conferences were opened at Focshani, which led to no result.Advertisement
The resolutions of the Lambeth Conferences have never been regarded as synodical decrees, but their weight has increased with each conference.
In 1837 the membership in Great Britain and Ireland was 318,716; in foreign mission stations, 66,007; in Upper Canada, 14,000; while the American Conferences had charge of 650,678 members.
After being professor of philosophy at several provincial universities, he received the degree of doctor, and came to Paris in 1858 as master of conferences at the Ecole Normale.
In the spring of 1575 conferences with a view to peace were held at Breda, and on their failure Orange, in the face of Spanish successes in Zeeland, was forced to seek foreign succour.
In informal conferences with commissioners from the seceded states he assured them that Fort Sumter should be speedily evacuated.Advertisement
In 1872 he was elected master of conferences at the Ecole Normale, and was made doctor of philosophy in recognition of his two treatises, Platonis Hippias Minor sive Socratica contra liberum arbitrium argumenta and La Liberte et le determinisme.
This proved impracticable, but the frequent conferences Cranmer had with the theologians composing the embassy had doubtless a great influence in modifying his views.
The French police certainly knew of the plot, allowed the conspirators to come to Paris, arrested them there, and also on the 16th of February 1804 General Moreau, with whom Pichegru had two or three secret conferences.
In theology he followed Zwingli, and at the sacramentarian conferences of Heidelberg (1560) and Maulbronn (1564) he advocated by voice and pen the Zwinglian doctrine of the Lord's Supper, replying (1565) to the counter arguments of the Lutheran Johann Marbach, of Strassburg.
The President, however, frequently played an active role in the conferences necessary to secure general agreement, as on Aug.Advertisement
The President made it clear that he regarded the conference merely as a step in securing international understanding and good will; he advocated the convening of succeeding conferences as a possible means of securing an international association for the promotion of peace, and he approved the principle of substituting an understanding between the United States, Great Britain, France and Japan regarding Far-Eastern problems, for the existing Anglo-Japanese Treaty.
There are now three Conferences - the Eastern, Pennsylvania and Western, with about 70 ministers, too churches and 7000 members.
For the "Pan-Anglican Synods" see Lambeth Conferences.
It considers questions of policy, and some of its sittings are conferences for the consideration of reports on religious, philanthropic, educational and social work which is carried on.
He commanded the fathers to disperse, and appointed Bologna as their meeting-place in eighteen months' time, his intention being to make the session of the council coincide with some conferences with representatives of the Greek church, which were to be held there with a view to union (18th December 1431).Advertisement
In November the conferences broke up; in the spring of the following year Austrian divisions advanced simultaneously into Bosnia, Servia and Walachia; and in July the main army, under the prince of Lorraine, crossed the frontier and captured Nish.
The conferences were opened at the close of July in the camp of the grand vizier, who was pressing Belgrade hard and demanded the surrender of the city as a sine qua non.
He had edited in 188g The Lambeth Conferences, an historical account of the conferences of 1867, 1878 and 1888, giving the official reports and.
In 1 555 he was one of the French deputies at the conferences held at Mark near Ardres to discuss peace with England.
Sir Theophilus went to Pretoria in January 1877, with an escort of twenty-five mounted police, and entered into conferences with the president and executive as to the state of the country.Advertisement
His knowledge, his sympathy, his enthusiasm soon made themselves felt everywhere; the ruridecanal conferences of clergy became a real force, and the church in Cornwall was inspired with a vitality that had never been possible when it was part of the unwieldy diocese of Exeter.
He accompanied the chancellor on all his journeys; was present at all the conferences that preceded and followed the war; no political secrets were hidden from him; and his hand drafted all important diplomatic documents.
He was secretary to the congress of Vienna (1814-1815) and to all the congresses and conferences that followed, up to that of Verona (1822), and in all his vast knowledge of men and affairs made him a power.
Dirck Coornhert argued, in private conferences and public disputations, that it was wrong to punish heretics, and his great opponents were, as a rule, the ministers, who maintained that there was no room for more than one religion in a state.
This change became gradually more apparent in his preaching and in his conferences with his clerical associates, and occasioned much controversy in the ecclesiastical courts where, however, he successfully defended his position.
He refrained from public preaching, but held conferences in St Mark's with large gatherings of his disciples, and defied the interdict on Christmas Day by publicly celebrating mass and heading a procession through the cloisters.
The first idea may be traced in the Bureau d'adresse (1633-1642) of Theophraste Renaudot, giving the proceedings of his conferences upon literary and scientific matters.
The new Secretary of State visited India in the following winter for the second time, and held prolonged conferences with the Viceroy, Lord Chelmsford, the leading members of the Indian civil service, ruling princes, and native politicians, and along with the Viceroy received deputations and memoranda from all classes.
In 1775 he took part in the negotiations between Leicester House and Pitt, directed against the duke of Newcastle, and in 1757 in the conferences between the two ministers which led to their taking office together.
In 1527, supported by the diet, he carried his measures for secularizing such portions of the Church property as he thought fit, and for subjecting the Church to the royal power (Ordinances of Vesteras); but many of the old religious ceremonies and practices were permitted to continue, and it was not until 1592 that Lutheranism was officially sanctioned by the Swedish synod .2 Charles V., finding that his efforts to check the spread of the religious schism were unsuccessful, resorted once more to conferences between Roman Catholic and Lutheran theologians, but it became apparent that no permanent compromise was possible.
The proposal came to nothing, and fared no better when revived at subsequent conferences, owing to the opposition of Great Britain and of Spain herself.
In the different states, conferences, composed likewise of representatives of the several churches and their pastors, have sprung up. These meet at stated intervals for the consideration of practical subjects of moment, and for the promotion of a religious spirit.
There is a tendency, moreover, to accord to the conferences the function of determining the tests of ministerial standing in the Congregational denomination.
In some of the states the licensing of preachers, which was formerly left to the voluntary associations of ministers in the different localities, has been made a function of the state conferences.
The presence of New Zealand premiers at the imperial conferences in London in 1897, 1903 and 1907 helped to bring the colony into conscious touch with imperial public questions.
The actual framing of the British North America Act, into which the resolutions of these two conferences were consolidated, was carried out at the Westminster Palace Hotel in London, during December 1866 and January 1867, by delegates from all the provinces working in co-operation with the law officers of the Crown, under the presidency of Lord Carnarvon, then secretary of state for the colonies.
From these papers it was found that, in 1887, two secret conferences had taken place between representatives of the Republics, dealing with various political and economical questions.
At the first of these conferences, held in Pretoria, the object of the Free State deputies were to arrange a general treaty of amity and commerce which would knit the states more closely together, and to come to some agreement with reference to the scheme for building a railway across the Free State from the Cape, to connect with a farther extension in the Transvaal to Pretoria.
After the death of Shaftesbury, however, in November 1682, he entered into the conferences held between Monmouth, Russell, Essex, Hampden and others.
Among other important conferences in which Lambermont took a leading part were those of Brussels (1874) on the usages of war, Berlin (1884-1885) on Africa and the Congo region, and Brussels (1890) on Central African Affairs and the Slave Trade.
Prohibitions in respect of night work, the work of women (especially mothers) and young persons have been dealt with in the sense of the resolutions adopted at international conferences.
Conferences only increased the differences.
New conferences were held and various articles of agreement were proposed, the most notable being the Torgau Book (1576).
Conferences were held at Leipzig (1631), Thorn (1645), Cassel (1661); but without success.
He was busied in conferences and visitations during the next twenty years, and in diplomatic work with the princes.
His addresses on the reunion of the Churches, delivered at the Bonn Conference of 1872, show that he was by no means hostile to the newly formed communion, in whose interests these conferences were held.
In 1874 and again in 1875, he presided over the Reunion Conferences held at Bonn and attended by leading ecclesiastics from the British Isles and from the Oriental Church, among whom were Bishop Christopher Wordsworth of Lincoln; Bishop Harold Browne of Ely; Lord Plunket, archbishop of Dublin; Lycurgus, archbishop of Syros and Tenos; Canon Liddon; and Professor Ossinine of St Petersburg.
At the latter of these two conferences, when Dollinger was seventysix years of age, he delivered a series of marvellous addresses in German and English, in which he discussed the state of theology on the continent, the reunion question, and the religious condition of the various countries of Europe in which the Roman Catholic Church held sway.
In 1889 he opened in Chicago the Bible Institute, and there trained Christian workers in Bible study and in practical methods of social reform; at Northfield in 1890 he opened a Training School in domestic science in the Northfield Hotel, formerly used only in summer for visitors at the annual conferences, of which the best known are the Bible (or Christian Workers') Conference, first held at Northfield in 1880, and the Students' (or College Men's) Conference, first held in 1887.
He joined the sect of the "Orphans," and had a prominent part in the discussions and conferences of the ten years from 1420 to 1430.
Payne took part in the conferences of the Bohemian parties in 1443-1444, and again in 1452.
After America's entrance into the World War he went to Europe in 1918 to attend conferences and to inspect the U.S. naval forces, and early in 1919 was in charge of their demobilization.
In matters of general interest it has frequently called conferences to which the minor states have been invited, such as the West African Conference in Berlin in 1885, and the Anti-Slavery Conference at Brussels in 1889-1890, and the Conference of Algeciras in 1906.
A departure of more recent origin has been the calling together of the smaller powers for the settlement of matters of general administrative interest, conferences such as those which led to the conclusion of the conventions creating the Postal Union, the Copyright and Industrial Property Unions, &c.
These conferences of all the powers serve in practice as a sort of common council in the community of states, just as the concert of the great powers acts as a kind of senate.
In the interval between the two Hague Conferences, Great Britain and France concluded the first treaty applicable to future difficulties, as distinguished from the treaties which had preceded it, treaties which related in all cases to difficulties already existing and confined to them.
The first stage of his later development, which resulted in the establishment of the "Irvingite" or "Holy Catholic Apostolic Church," in 1832, was associated with conferences at his friend Henry Drummond's seat at Albury concerning unfulfilled prophecy, followed by an almost exclusive study of the prophetical books and especially of the Apocalypse, and by several series of sermons on prophecy both in London and the provinces, his apocalyptic lectures in 1828 more than crowding the largest churches of Edinburgh in the early summer mornings.
The more so, as this is consonant with the determination of the Conference held at Bristol when he was supposed to be near death there, and confirmed in succeeding Conferences."
As the growth of the missions permitted conferences have been formed in various countries.
He received his historical training in the Ecole des Chartes, and became maitre de conferences in the Ecole des Hautes Etudes.
There were conferences in which Grotius met Prince Maurice, and taught him that Olden Barneveldt was not the only man of capacity in the ranks of the Remonstrants whom he had to fear.
He held several conferences on the subject with the clergy of his diocese; and in the hope of influencing candid minds by means of the opinions of unbiassed foreigners,.
The meetings of the circles have no administrative character, but are mere brotherly conferences.
He did his best to get at the real facts, and after a number of conferences with the leaders became so convinced that nothing but a separate administration of the two countries would restore tranquillity that he promised to use his influence with his father to bring about that object - on receiving assurances that the personal union under the house of Orange would be maintained.
Various rabbinical conferences were held, at Brunswick (1844),(1844), Frankfort-on-theMain (1845) and Breslau (1846).
In 1816 the first annual conference was held, id in 1843 there was instituted a general conference, composed delegates chosen by the annual conferences and constituting ie highest legislative and judicial authority in the church.
Charles VII., who in spite of the efforts of the cardinal of Ste-Croix and the conferences held by him at Auxerre and Semur had hitherto refused to return to France, finally decided to take part in the conferences which were opened at St Vaast d'Arras on the 6th of August 1435, and to which the whole of Christendom attached very high importance, all the princes of Europe and the pope and the council of Basel being represented.
In 1445, at the conferences of Chalons-surMarne, the duchess of Burgundy renounced these claims in her husband's name in order to assure the execution of the treaty of Arras.
In 1459 Philip sent an embassy under the duke of Cleves into Italy to take part in the conferences preparatory to a fresh expedition against the Turks, but this enterprise likewise fell to the ground.
In accordance with the promises made to them at Frankfort in I 539, conferences between the leaders of the two religious parties were held at Hagenau, at Worms and at Regensburg, but they were practically futile.
By a treaty signed at Hamburg in December 1641 it was agreed that peace conferences should meet The peace at Munster and at Osnabruck in March 1642, the ha1i5
Actually the conferences did not meet until 1645, when the elector of Brandenburg had made, and the elector of Saxony, was about to make, a truce with Sweden, these two countries being withdrawn from the ravages of the war.
The difficulty in Hesse was to be left to the decision of the German governments; and as soon as possible ministerial conferences were to be held in Dresden, with a view to the settlement of the German constitution.
On the 1st of September it passed, with some slight modifications, the Austrian proposals for the reconstruction of the Bund under a supreme Directory, an assembly of delegates from the variotis parliaments, a federal court of appeal and periodical conferences of sovereigns.
During the month of January conferences were held at Vienna, with Taaffe in the chair, to which were invited representatives of the three groups into which the Bohemian representatives were divided, the German party, the Czechs, and the Feudal party.
Since then metropolitans have been chosen and provinces formed by regular synodical action, a process greatly encouraged by the resolutions of the Lambeth conferences on the subject.
The conference of Anglican bishops from all parts of the world, instituted by Archbishop Longley in 1867, and known as the Lambeth Conferences, though even for the Anglican communion they have not the authority of an ecumenical synod, and their decisions are rather of the nature of counsels than commands, have done much to promote the harmony and co-operation of the various branches of the Church.
He held conferences with Roman divines appointed to adjust differences, and afterwards wrote an Apology for the Augsburg Confession.
Hence the later years of Melanchthon were occupied with controversies within the Evangelical church, and fruitless conferences with his Romanist adversaries.
Beautiful, charitable and pious, she mollified the fierce manners of her husband, who, according to her director and biographer, Turgot, acted as interpreter between her and the Gaelic-speaking ecclesiastics at their conferences.
He further encouraged a good understanding with Italy by personal conferences with the Italian foreign minister, Tittoni, in 1904 and 1905.
At the conference assembled at Algeciras to settle the Morocco Question, Austria supported the German position, and after the close of the conferences the emperor William II.
The members are elected by the various diocesan conferences, which are in turn elected by the laity of their respective parishes or rural deaneries.
Conferences were held by the consultative committee of the Board of Education in 1903, with representatives of the universities, the Headmasters' Conference, the Association of Head-Masters, the Association of Head-Mistresses, the College of Preceptors, the Private Schools' Association, and with representatives of professional bodies.
When these devices failed, attempts were made unsuccessfully to exclude Lord Stewart from the conferences on the ground of defective powers.
Conferences were held, but came to nothing.
Four years later, Worms formally embraced Protestantism, and religious conferences were held there in 15 4 0 and 1557.
It may be remarked that ratification, though hitherto not thought to be required for " declarations," such as the Declaration of Paris of 1856, was expressly stipulated for in the case of those signed at the peace conferences of 1899 and 1907.
General conventions, to which most of the European states are parties, were signed in 1883 at Paris for the protection of industrial, and in 1886 at Bern for the protection of literary and artistic, property, and, from 1899 onwards, a series of general treaties, to none of which is Great Britain a party, have been signed at the Hague, as the result of conferences, invited by the government of the Netherlands, for solving some of the more pressing questions arising out of " the conflict of laws."
He now began the course of Christian conferences at the College Stanislas, which attracted the art and intellect of Paris; thence he went to Nitre Dame, and for two years his sermons were the delight of the capital.
The best edition of Lacordaire's works is the CEuvres completes (6 vols., Paris, 1872-1873), published by C. Poussielgue, which contains, besides the Conferences, the exquisitely written, but uncritical, Vie de Saint Dominique and the beautiful Lettres a un jeune homme sur la vie chretienne.
Several of Lacordaire's Conferences have been translated into English, among these being, Jesus Christ (1869); God (1870); God and Man (1872); Life (1875).
There the matter stood, until it was taken up by the "Association for the Reform and Codification of the Law of Nations" at conferences held at the Hague (1875), Bremen (1876) and Antwerp (1877).
After ineffectual conferences at Noyon in 1516 and at Montpellier in 1518, an active effort was made in 1521 to establish him in the de facto sovereignty; but the French troops which had seized the country were ultimately expelled by the Spaniards.
His conferences with the leading men in the Transvaal and a consideration of the dangers which threatened it and the grave disorders within its borders satisfied Shepstone that he had no choice except to act upon his commission, and on the 12th of April he issued a proclamation annexing the country to the British Crown.
In the same year he was appointed maitre de conferences at the Ecole normale.
In 1824 he represented Austria as ambassador extraordinary at the coronation of Charles X., and was the premier Austrian commissioner at the London conferences of 1830-1836.
He sends in reports on the labour, manufacture, trade, commercial legislation and finance, technical education, exhibitions and conferences of the country or district in which he resides, and, generally, furnishes information on any subject which may be desired of him.
Several fruitless conferences between the governor and the Indian chiefs, who were believed to be encouraged by the British, resulted in Harrison's advance with a force of militia and regulars to the Tippecanoe river, where (near the present Lafayette, Ind.) on the 7th of November 1811 he won over the Indians a victory which established his military reputation and was largely responsible for his subsequent nomination and election to the presidency of the United States.
Despite the effect of a false rumour of retraction and a forged confession, his adversaries in despair summoned him to four public conferences (1st, 18th, 23rd and 27th of September), and although still suffering, and allowed neither time nor books for preparation, he bore himself so easily and readily that he won the admiration of most of the audience.
Since 1815 conferences have been held every year.
Bishop Potter attended the Lambeth conferences of 1867 and 1868.
He was technical delegate at several international conferences, including the fur-seal conference (1911) at Washington between the United States, Great Britain, Russia and Japan.
In the sessions and discussions of the council he could take no part; but in unofficial conferences he took sides vigorously, according to his own evidence, against the Arians, and was certainly not without influence.
In the early part of 1903 Mr Chamberlain included Cape Town in his visit to South Africa, and had conferences with the political leaders of all parties.
Cousin was set forthwith to lecture on philosophy, and he speedily obtained the position of master of conferences (maitre de conferences) in the school.
Bishops are often their visitors, and Church Congresses, Convocation and Lambeth Conferences have given them encouragement and regulation.
The Tiers Etat accepted the proposal and conferences were held, but without result.
The king interposed with a command for the renewal of the conferences.
Being a zealous opponent of predestinarian views, he expressed his criticisms of Calvin's teaching on the subject in one of the public conferences held each Friday.
He warily refused the offer of a Scottish bishopric, and published in 1673 his four "conferences," entitled Vindication of the Authority, Constitution and Laws of the Church and State of Scotland, in which he insisted on the duty of passive obedience.
The interruption of the conferences at Gertruydenberg having obliged the Whigs and Marlborough to resign their power into the hands of the Tories, now sick of war, the death of the emperor Joseph 1.
Spanish diplomacy endeavoured to obtain the patronage of Italy and Germany with a view to secure the admission of Spain into the European concert, and into international conferences whenever Mediterranean and North African questions should be mooted.
Thus they make no pretension of any but business discussions at their conferences, and much benefit to all concerned follows as a matter of course.
In fact, we find enthusiastic bee-men and women travelling several hundreds of miles and devoting time, money and labour in attending conferences of bee-keepers in America, while the proceedings usually last for several days and are largely attended.
In its conferences ministers and laymen were of equal number, the laymen being chosen by the circuits and in some cases by "guardian representatives" elected for life by conference.
It was followed by a History of Conferences, &c., connected with the Revision of the Book of Common Prayer (1840).
We can disseminate learning through other conferences.
The new product information was disseminated widely at conferences, exhibitions and in articles.
The news of the discovery was disseminated through conferences, academic and professional journals.
Some conferences invite abstracts for seminars and workshops as well as for posters and concurrent sessions.
The conferences had a limited success, despite their failure to persuade nations to adopt compulsory arbitration in international disputes.
She is a published author and has presented at conferences here and abroad.
In term-time 20,000 students fill the leafy campus, and the holiday periods are busy with conferences and events.
Nursing The Foundation of Nursing Studies lists forthcoming conferences, plus reports from previous conferences.
An industry of books, conferences and experts appeared to uncover an epidemic of sexual abuse, incest and satanic cults.
During the review conferences, at least two Main Committees often meet concurrently, which stretches the smaller, usually non-aligned delegations.
It is notable (and probably deliberate) that at few radon conferences are the benefits of marginal intervention assessed in a health context.
The technical papers presented at RINA conferences are selected by committees of acknowledged experts in the field.
A Mountain of Conferences... As I put forefinger to mouse for this report I appreciate I have to be brief.
Francophone studies for several years by sponsoring conferences.
Robin is a " motivational guru " and speaks at a variety of international business conferences.
So is the necessarily incomplete form of the procedure before later Review Conferences filled in the gaps in politically easier times.
He has presented eight keynotes and more than fifty technical papers at over twenty conferences in North America and Europe.
To earn the permits Dan had the status of invited lecturer, which entailed giving three " conferences " at the University.
We have promoted conferences and seminars on reducing drug supply and cutting drug-related crime, and have produced reports on housing and crack/cocaine misuse.
Maharishi to address Washington press on May 12 Maharishi will hold his next global news conferences on May 12 and 13.
The global non-proliferation norm has been firmly established - and it has been reaffirmed in your last two review conferences.
And we run joint conferences with groups of professionals, including obstetricians and GPs.
Maintain the TLIG publicity pamphlet and produce TLIG posters; circulate to relevant conferences and workshops.
These responses have been generated with a full set of industry drivers and have been published through internationally peer-reviewed journals and conferences.
The government and the military (2) In Kosovo in 1999 and Iraq in 2003, regular press conferences held.
And it has organized conferences, workshops and lectures involving Oxford historians and invited scholars from elsewhere in Britain and Europe.
At past conferences, Blair was able to rise above domestic criticism by playing the world statesman.
Uncomfortable truths Why then the ' don't mention cancer ' attitude when it comes to mentioning militarism at major conferences about global problems?
About the Course This new online course covers the ethics, conventions and often unwritten rules of publishing in peer-reviewed journals and at conferences.
It provides services such as promotional video and presentations, video training, and filming at conferences and exhibitions.
The chief event of his primacy was the meeting at Lambeth, in 1867, of the first Pan-Anglican conference of British, colonial and foreign bishops (see Lambeth Conferences).
He enjoyed considerable popularity in Belgium, as well as in Holland for his affability and moderation, and in 1830, on the outbreak of the Belgian revolution, he betook himself to Brussels, and did his utmost by personal conferences with the most influential men in the Belgian capital to bring about a peaceable settlement on the basis of the administrative autonomy of the southern provinces under the house of Orange.
Each of the subsequent conferences has been first received in Canterbury cathedral and addressed by the archbishop from the chair of St Augustine.
The nearness of China to Australia has always appeared to the Australian democracy as a menace to the integrity of the white settlements; and at the many conferences of representatives from the various states, called to discuss matters of general concern, the Chinese question has always held a prominent place, but the absence of any federal authority had made common action difficult.
The fact that it has become necessary to introduce regulations for its control by national legislation and international conferences shows the supremely important position which it has taken in the short interval of one decade as a means of communicating human intelligence from place to place over the surface of the globe.
In the city in June 1826 the Panama Congress met (see PAN-American Conferences).
The consciousness of being in the line of apostolic succession helped the English clergy to revert to the principle Ecclesia est in episcopo, and the great periodical conferences of Anglican bishops from all parts of the world have something of the character, though they do not claim the ecumenical authority, of the general councils of the early Church (see Lambeth Conferences).
The House passed by an enormous majority a resolution (introduced on June 25) "that in order to give effect to the will of the people, as expressed by their representatives, it is necessary that the power of the other House to alter or reject bills passed by this House should be so restricted by law as to secure that within the limits of a single parliament the final decision of the Commons shall prevail"; but the prime minister's explanation that statutory provision should be made for two or three successive private conferences between the two Houses as to any bill in dispute at intervals of about six months, and that, only after that, the bill in question should be finally sent up by the Commons with the intimation that unless passed in that form it would become law over their heads, was obviously not what was wanted by enthusiastic opponents of the second chamber.
The emperor had now tried threats, conferences and a general council, and all had failed to unify the Church.
Matters were brought to a crisis by the outcome of the Verona conferences (see Verona, Congress Of), and the re-establishment, in 1823, of the absolute power of the king in Spain by French arms and under French influence, the logical consequence of which seemed to be the reconquest, with the aid of France, of the Spanish colonies.
But what Griffenfeldt could create, Griffenfeldt could dispense with, and it was not long before he began to encroach upon the jurisdiction of the new departments of state by private conferences with their chiefs.
Thus in America progress is being rapidly made towards the realization of the idea that war can be superannuated by elimination of its causes and the development of positive methods for the preservation of peace (see PAN- ' 'American Conferences).
We have a vision of intrigues, mysterious conferences, threats and bribery, dimly discernible through a shifting mirage of tradition.
The question of union was, for instance, more than once discussed at the unofficial conferences connected with the Old Catholic movement (see OLD Catholics).
She acted as a reviewer for the international journals and conferences.
Preliminary findings of my analyzes have been presented at recent sociolinguistics conferences.
Before the days of stage-managed conferences, Audrey always drew huge applause for her skillful oratory.
Five weeks on, I received a fat express delivery package through the letterbox from the TED conferences.
Uncomfortable truths Why then the ' do n't mention cancer ' attitude when it comes to mentioning militarism at major conferences about global problems?
Note that the actual product, the writers, the conferences and the research were excellent. But because the company had too much money, it never was forced to make the numbers work.
Most veterinarians stay active in their field, whether by attending conferences, conducting research or taking continuing education courses.
Encourage your child's school to keep both parents informed of conferences, special events, and any academic concerns.
Conferences held by ASID throughout the year offer a way to network with fellow designers.
If you're an experienced scrapbooker, the conferences allow you to learn new techniques to expand your expertise.
You can highlight something your grandmother used to say, a quote from the Bible, Torah, or another religious text, something your child's teacher said at parent teacher conferences, or another phrase that has special meaning for you.
Its spacious conference center boasts a full-service spa, which makes it a popular venue for weddings, meetings, conferences and other special events.
For example, you may not use your online calendar for day-to-day events, reserving it for big ticket items like staff meetings, parent teacher conferences and early release days.
Groups with a national presence may also offer benefits in the form of scholarships, conferences, and more.
Marriage or couples counseling, attending marriage workshops or conferences, meeting with clergy -- all these can be extremely helpful.
General rules and regulations are set in the General Warranties of the Conferences.
Each division and region has its own set of conferences to take part in.
There are fourteen men's conferences within the NCAA, six in Division I, and eight in Division III.
There are currently only three conferences for NCAA women's teams.
Some scholarships are based not on applications and essays, but on contests or specialized quizzes, while others may demand portfolios or post-award participation in conferences or workshops.
This can involve funding for research supplies and participation in academic conferences.
The group might also hold demonstrations, conferences and other events that you can participate in.
This program gives 25% off standard tuition costs to members of the North Georgia Conference and 10% off to members of other conferences.
Audio technologies for distance learning include podcasts, audio conferences, phone conversations, audio recordings, and CDs.
For them, seminars and virtual conferences may be more helpful than courses because they'll be allowed the chance to share information with other teachers and discuss learning strategies and techniques.
The organization is dedicated to providing conferences, symposiums, seminars and more to enhance global professional development as well as providing publications on the state of business education.
Your minister may know also have advice on how to find free abstinence rings.You can also try to find free abstinence rings by contacting an abstinence organization that holds workshops and conferences.
They're the perfect option for casual business lunches or parent-teacher conferences.
Returning guests may make their reservations a year in advance, and other events, such as conferences and weddings, may have rooms reserved.
Whether you are a player interested in championships and tournaments, a novice designer looking for job fairs or an experienced game development professional, you can find the latest on industry conferences and events right here.
Women In Games International will hold one of their regional conferences in San Francisco, CA on Saturday, February 18, 2006.
One of the oldest video game industry conferences -- The Game Developers Conference -- will be held in San Francisco from March 7th-11th, 2006.
If you are a doctor that will be frequently visiting overseas for conferences and other engagements, it may be prudent to get a world phone, an unlocked phone, or even a dual SIM smartphone.
Visiting the classroom and attending parent-teacher conferences and school activities are important.
Portfolios are often shared by the student and teacher with parents during parent-teacher conferences.
The group requires an annual membership, as well as entrance fees for local events and conferences.
Other types of events offered include monthly family meetings, book sales for used curriculum, seminars and conferences for supporting parents and information about college entrance exams.
The group offers articles for getting started with homeschooling, clubs and tutoring for children of various ages, local field trips, annual conferences and social activities.
A combination of indoor event spaces of various sizes and outdoor terraces with incredible views of the Bay makes the Hotel Vitale San Francisco an excellent choice for weddings, conferences, parties and receptions.
Minx has spoken on polyamory at many conferences such as the Heartland Polyamory Conference and New York City's Poly Pride Day.
Members also enjoy reduced rates at a variety of educational conferences and seminars.
Technical writer conferences provide writers with opportunities to develop and hone their technical skills, writing skills and tool authoring skills.
Technical writer conferences also provide insights into different fields where technical writers are in demand.
Conferences provide you with continuing education.
Large technical writing conferences are held in various different cities each year.
Beginning writers benefit from conferences as much as advanced writers.
If you're not likely to be writing technical documentation involving Linux products, then attending conferences featuring seminars on Linux material is not likely the right choice for you.
When you join one of these groups, you'll get access to conferences, classes, job listings, online forums, and a variety of other tools to help advance your career.
Rather it is the ideal bag for lunching, shopping, work, and parent-teacher conferences.
Totes can often be found at Red Hat Society conferences and get togethers.
The good folks with BPI host many events and conferences at the mansion which is associated with four tragic deaths, including one suicide that occurred on the premises.
They also have been known to host workshops and conferences for the more serious paranormal investigator.
Tattoo Magazine, available by subscription or on newsstands, reports on artists, conferences and other happenings, but some readers find the tone less cultured.
Spanning the globe, these conferences connect readers with the action of the craft.
Also, many musicians attend yoga retreats and conferences to offer instructors the most recent projects, so your instructor will probably have the most cutting edge music to feature.
However, these last two classes are only held at conferences, which make it hard to find them nearby and offered more regularly.
Nardini tours with Yoga Journal conferences, hosts retreats around the world, and hosts programs at the Kripalu Center and the Omega Institute.
Most practitioners he knew didn't attend conferences and workshops similar to the ones he attended, and he felt they were missing out on a vast resource of community and knowledge.
These are only examples - many conferences and professional journals discuss what techniques work and which don't.
Autism conferences are valuable resources that can help everyone involved with pervasive developmental disorders.
In some cases, the conferences are recorded for convenient viewing at home or in the office.
Autism conferences occur in many cities in the United States, Canada and in Europe.
Some conferences are available online as downloads and some may be ordered one DVD for later viewings.
The Heartspring conferences are available in a video library available on the organization's website.
This organization offers many autism conferences that include information about nearly every aspect of the disorders imaginable.
The Autism Society of America offers insight from the professional realm, but it also focuses on helping families by welcoming families and individuals diagnosed with autistic disorders to speak at their conferences as well.
In addition to conferences, the ASA offers helpful workshops for families and professionals.
Ironically, Autism Speaks is the one organization that does not appear to have autistic speakers at its autism conferences.
Though the focus appears to be on the medical realm, the conferences through the Defeat Autism Now branch of Autism Speaks also address other therapies and interventions as well.
Although some of the conferences address behavioral interventions, DAN stresses that a biomedical approach is necessary to treat autistic disorders.
People speaking at autism conferences run the gamut from medical professional to individuals diagnosed on the spectrum.
Many people have difficultly traveling to sites that hold conferences.
Area mental health organizations and agencies that offer therapies for autistic disorders can provide information about conferences.
Talk Autism is a great resource for people who are unable to attend conferences in person.
Every organization shares one aspect; each wants to promote autism awareness through their conferences and in their other communicative efforts.
The autism community has events, conferences and awareness activities throughout the year.
One of the best ways to understand this industry is to visit the myriad fancy food shows and gift merchandising conferences.
Studying to receive your MBA degree through video conferences and classes can be an interactive alternative to taking conventional courses in a classroom.
Distance learning methods can involve video conferences, commuting to remote campus locations, online classrooms, virtual classrooms and other forms of virtual communication such as e-mail and class websites.
Look around for crafting retreats, conferences and conventions that you could attend with your child.
The program can also include conferences and sessions taught in the workplace for employees as well as a limited Human Resources Department to assist with claim filing and other insurance paperwork.
The SOA hosts various events and conferences for members to allow them to review the many rules and regulations associated with actuarial science.
The Women of Joy conferences allow Anita to perform her parodies in front of large crowds; she has been traveling with the conference for almost five years.
Rates set for the 2010 conferences ranged from $800 to $2400 depending on whether you attend the 2 day or the full event.
They started with only four teams and today boast more than 30 teams in two conferences.
It can also make student/teacher conferences run much more easily.
Three Oecumenical Conferences have been held - two at City Road, London, in and 1901, and one at Washington in 1891.