How to use Fraternity in a sentence
This latter aspect of the fraternity was to be satisfied by the contribution from each fellow of five dollars by way of initiation fee.
Jacopo Niccolini, one of a religious fraternity dedicated to consoling the last hours of condemned men, remained with him.
In 1795, as grandmaster of the Masonic fraternity, he laid the cornerstone of the new State House in Boston, and in this year also founded the Massachusetts Charitable Mechanic Association, becoming its first president.
And in their indifference to the distinctions of race and nationality they merely accommodated themselves to the spirit which had become characteristic of chivalry itself, already recognized, like the church, as a universal institution which knit together the whole warrior caste of Christendom into one great fraternity irrespective alike of feudal subordination and territorial boundaries.
In 1892 he founded the clerical fraternity known as the Community of the Resurrection.Advertisement
The religious element was more prominent in Orcy's gild at Abbotsbury and in the fraternity at Exeter; their ordinances exhibit much solicitude for the salvation of the brethren's souls.
Otherwise, they boot me out of the fraternity.
The Denominational.-The course of denominational work may be seen in the way in which the London Society and the American Board were gradually left to the Congregationalists, it being recognized that while fraternity was maintained, the widest results could only be obtained as appeal was made directly to the members of each separate denomination.
Remember to make friends outside of your sorority or fraternity.
Lacordaire strove to show that Catholicism was not bound up with the idea of dynasty, and definitely allied it with a well-defined liberty, equality and fraternity.Advertisement
This empty land is now the preserve of the hunting and shooting fraternity, and also of the walker and climber.
TomÃ¢s funeral service drew huge crowds, not only from the golfing fraternity.
Limiting his market to the magic fraternity, he has produced works for many major magic publications.
I hope that the members of the legal fraternity can spare a few minutes of their precious time to advise me.
These matched the odd notions going around in the more academic atmosphere of the medical fraternity in Alabama.Advertisement
Tarbert is a pleasant fishing town popular with the yachting fraternity.
The angling fraternity has a choice of fishing on the village pond, the Trent & Mersey canal or the River Trent.
The area is also popular with the hunting fraternity.
He was a representative of the tougher element of the sporting fraternity.
But when dealing with the sailing fraternity in all its various guises, this is not as simple as it sounds.Advertisement
Piety, Fraternity and Power Detailed investigation of the religious gild, showing its importance to all aspects of medieval life.
It sought as well to encourage revolutionary measures against the monarchy and the old regime, and it was it especially which popularized the motto "Liberty, Equality, Fraternity."
His first successor in the rectorship of the Maulawi fraternity was Husam-uddin himself, after whose death in 1284 Jalal-uddin's younger and only surviving son, Shaikh Bahaudd-In Ahmed, commonly called Sultan Walad, and favourably known as author of the mystical mathnawi Rababnama, or the Book of the Guitar (died 1312), was duly installed as grand-master of the order.
The fraternity possessed also a jargon of their own (Ramasi), as well as certain signs by which its members recognized each other in the remotest parts of India.
Don't overindulge on alcoholic beverages - this is not a fraternity party.Advertisement
This is to represent his association with the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity.
If you're a member of a fraternity or sorority, you may choose to move into your group's house.
In most sorority or fraternity houses, life is a whirlwind of activity.
A fraternity is a student organization with a selective membership.
Potential members must "rush" a fraternity, and they are referred to as pledges.Advertisement
During the rush process, sometimes designated as Rush Week, students attend informational meetings and social events to learn more about fraternity life.
Hazing is also a hot-button topic in fraternity life.
The Association of Fraternity Advisors offers publications, an online community and professional development for chapter advisors.
In 1913, the first fraternity began at NDSU.
Fraternity and sorority life led to its high ranking.Advertisement
Many of these students enjoy party colleges because of the easy access to alcohol-low prices, bars open late, and fraternity and sorority parties that encourage drinking.
He created commemorative rings and marketed them to fraternity and sorority members at colleges and universities throughout the United States.
The four UCLA fraternity brothers instead wanted to build an underwater restaurant.
While he had no formal training under his belt other than a few acts in a handful of fraternity shows, Brad had a gut-feeling he belonged in the movies.
In the 1940s and 1950s, couples often exchanged class rings or fraternity pins as symbols of their relationship, and those tokens were interpreted as promises to remain together and faithful.Advertisement
National Lampoon's Animal House (1978) - John Belushi stars as a college guy whose early 1960s fraternity is all about partying.
In the 1980s, American daytime drama One Life to Live featured the internal soap opera Fraternity Row.
Not to be outdone by their print siblings, network television and radio also have a home in Llanview including WVLTV station, which aired Fraternity Row, One Life to Live's soap opera within a soap opera and WVLE radio.
It was revealed that the two knew each other in college, where they were members of the same fraternity.
In the fraternity and sorority Greek system, the crests of several groups include a star and moon combination such as Delta Delta Delta and Lambda Chi Alpha.Advertisement
As host of a party where you expect a lot of drinking to be happening, you should be prepared with the numbers of taxi services or to allow people to spend the night if your party is at a fraternity or sorority house.
Toga parties have become a part of college history, like the one thrown by the Delta Tau Chi fraternity in the 1978 film Animal House.
Educated at Reading school and at Winchester college, Henry Vansittart joined the society of the Franciscans, or the "Hellfire club," at Medmenham, his elder brothers, Arthur and Robert, being also members of this fraternity.
He hoped, by organizing a fraternity of armed laymen as pioneers, to restore fertility to the Sahara; but this community did not succeed, and was dissolved before his death.
He, like his predecessors, openly attacked all distinctions of caste, and taught the equality of all men who would join him, and he instituted a ceremony of initiation with baptismal holy water by which all might enter the Sikh fraternity.Advertisement
Such a fraternity was commonly called a "mistery" or "company" in the 15th and 16th centuries, though the old term "gild" was not yet obsolete.
In some towns all the crafts were thus consolidated into a single fraternity; in this case a body was reproduced which regulated the whole trade monopoly of the borough, and hence bore some resemblance to the old gild merchant.
The fraternity of White Penitents buried the body with great ceremony, and performed a solemn service for the deceased as a martyr; the Franciscans followed their example; and these formalities led to the popular belief in the guilt of the unhappy family.
According to the Thuggee and Dacoity Report for 1879, the number of registered Punjabi and Hindustani Thugs then still amounted to 344; but all of these had already been registered as such before 1852, and the whole fraternity may now be considered as extinct.
Some recommended marriage, others enlistment as a soldier in the civil wars; one "ancient priest" bade him take tobacco and sing psalms; another of the same fraternity, "in high account," advised physic and blood-letting.
Hence arose the powerful fraternity of the "Umiliati," who established their headquarters at the Brera, and began to develop the wool trade, and subsequently gave the first impetus to the production of silk.
He entered the order of the friars preachers of St Dominic in 1244, and besides preaching with success in many parts of Italy, taught in the schools of his own fraternity.
The most remarkable, perhaps, of his foundations was the fraternity of the Oblates, a society whose members were pledged to give aid to the church when and where it might be required.
Some years before his death he entered a religious fraternity.
The increasing number of her adherents, and her inexperience of government on such a vast and complicated scale, obliged her to comply with political necessity and to adopt the system of the state and its social customs. The Church was no longer a fraternity, on a footing of equality, with freedom of belief and tentative as to dogma, but an authoritative aristocratic hierarchy.
Sorry to hear about your brush with Dundee's criminal fraternity; I'm sure they'll get the bugger eventually.
Home to some truly spectacular peaks, they are renowned throughout Europe to the climbing fraternity.
Glad to hear you are joining a fraternity which will give you pleasure during your life.
This program will examine the dog racing fraternity in Ireland, particularly in the northwest.
The Double A was used as a headpiece in several books of the Rosicrucian fraternity, mostly during Bacon's time.
Even a mine explorer will find links with the like minded among the caving fraternity.
He's a member of the fraternity Sigma Alpha Epsilon.
Two college fraternity brothers seen in the film Borat sued Baron Cohen, saying they were given drinks before signing the consent agreement and told the film would not be shown in America.
The same year, she starred in the TV film She Cried No with Mark-Paul Gosselaar (Saved by the Bell), where she portrayed a college freshman who was drugged and date raped at a fraternity party.
While a lot of college parties seem to be a melee of people getting together, hanging out, and drinking - there is some planning that goes into them - particularly if they are hosted by a fraternity or sorority.
If you're too shy for college parties and not part of a sorority or fraternity, it can be difficult to make friends at school.
Almost everyone can consider themselves part of some group, whether it's a church group, neighborhood association, bridge club, or business fraternity.
As has already been intimated, however, many artisans probably belonged both to their own craft fraternity and to the gild merchant, and the latter, owing to its great power in the town, may have exercised some sort of supervision over the craftsmen and their societies.
Thus with every creation of a craft fraternity the gild merchant was weakened and its sphere of activity was diminished, though the new bodies were subsidiary to the older and larger fraternity.
While in most towns the name and the old organization of the gild merchant thus disappeared and the institution was displaced by the aggregate of the crafts towards the close of the middle ages, in some places it survived long after the 15th century either as a religious fraternity, shorn of its old functions, or as a periodical feast, or as a vague term applied to the whole municipal corporation.
The most important of these was the fraternity of the Hospitale hierosolymitanum, founded between 1065 and 1075; for hence arose the order of St John, the earliest of the orders of knighthood.
According to the legends which grew up under the care of the monks, the first church of Glastonbury was a little wattled building erected by Joseph of Arimathea as the leader of the twelve apostles sent over to Britain from Gaul by St Philip. About a hundred years later, according to the same authorities, the two missionaries, Phaganus and Deruvianus, who came to king Lucius from Pope Eleutherius, established a fraternity of anchorites on the spot, and after three hundred years more St Patrick introduced among them a regular monastic life.
Here and there Fenelon carries his philanthropy to lengths curiously prophetic of the age of Rousseau - fervid denunciation of war, belief in nature and fraternity of nations.
In St Paul, as in the Apostles, he shows his concern with the larger social life, his sense of fraternity, and a revival of the democratic sentiment which had inspired L'Avenir de la science.
On the other hand, the genuine Orphics, a fraternity of religious ascetics, found unscrupulous imitators and impostors, who.
Morgan Library; Williston Hall, containing the Mather Art Museum, the rooms of the Young Men's Christian Association, and several lecture-rooms; Walker Hall, with college offices and lecture-rooms; Hitchcock Hall; Barrett Hall (1859), the first college gymnasium built in the United States, now used as a lecture hall; the Pratt Gymnasium and Natatorium and the Pratt Health Cottage, whose donors also gave to the college the Pratt Field; an astronomical observatory; and the two dormitories, North College and South College, supplemented by several fraternity houses.
Crowninshield (1772-1851), a member of the national House of Representatives in1824-1831and Secretary of the Navy in 1814; the Bertram Home for Aged Men (1877) in a house built in 1806-1807; the Plummer Farm School for Boys (incorporated 1855, opened 1870), another charity of Caroline Plummer, on Winter Island; the City Almshouse (1816) and the City Insane Asylum (1884) on Salem Neck; a home for girls (1876); the Fraternity (1869), a club-house for boys; the Marine Society Bethel and the Salem Seamen's Bethel; the Seamen's Orphan and Children's Friend Society (1839); an Associated Charities (1901), and the Salem Hospital (1873).
The Van Rensselaer manor-house, built in 1765, was pulled down in 1893 and was reconstructed on the campus of Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, where it is used as a fraternity club-house.
Among a number of almshouses are some bearing the name of Queen Elizabeth, endowed in 1562 out of the revenues of a dissolved fraternity of St Mary.