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- Interment was just as legal as cremation,and had, in fact, been universally practised by the Romans until the later days of the republic. 2 The bodies of the ScipiosandNasos were buried in still existing catacombs; and if the Christians p r e - ferred to adopt that which Minu cius Felix calls " the better, and more ancient custom of inhumation " (Octavius, c. 2), there was absolutely nothing, to quote the words of Northcote (Roma sotterran.
- relation to the stars; in the planetary theory the origin is trans - ferred to the sun, and afterwards to the mass-centre of thf solar system; and so on.
- But the act of 1888 made some important Of the powers and duties of county councils, may be convenient to treat of these first, in so far as they are transferred to or conferred on them by the Local Government Act 1888, under which they were created, and after ferred wards in so far as they have been conferred by sub sequent legislation.
- It has been thought convenient to deal here with district councils, whether urban or rural, together, but the powers of the former are much more extensive than those of the latter, and Powers of as the consideration of the subject proceeds it will be necessary to indicate what powers and duties are con- rural ferred or imposed upon urban district councils only.
- The capital of the country was now Jassy, to which city Stephen the Great had trans tion of ferred his court from Suciava, the earlier residence of the voivodes.Advertisement
- The Christian Church trans- Origin of ferred the notion to the spiritual domain as part of the general idea of a Kingdom of God correlative, on the spiritual side of man upon earth, to the powers, also ordained of God, who had dominion over his temporal estate (see Canon Law).