Kirk Sentence Examples
To the north-west lies the parish of Terregles, said to be a corruption of Tir-eglwys (terra ecclesia, that is, "Kirk land").
These courts consist of every parochial minister or professor of divinity of any university within the limits, and of an elder commissioned from every kirk session.
They regulate matters concerning public worship and ordinances, and have appellate jurisdiction from the kirk session.
He himself superintended all the preparations, visiting Darnley with Mary on the night of the crime, Sunday, 9th of February 1567, attending the queen on her return to Holyrood for the ball, and riding back to Kirk o' Field to carry out the crime.
These, said to have been unearthed, for the most part, near the Kirk Geuz spring above the modern town, are now in Constantinople and America, and include an inscribed lion, once built into the wall of the citadel known in the middle ages as al-Marwani, and several stelae.Advertisement
Kirk's Illustrated History of Minnesota (St Paul, 1887) may also be consulted.
From this custom his congregation was known as the "kail kirk."
The "auld haunted kirk," though roofless, is otherwise in a fair state of preservation, despite relic-hunters who have removed all the woodwork.
Kirksville was laid out in 1842, and was named in honour of Jesse Kirk.
The result, though disastrous, abundantly demonstrated Leslie's capacity as a soldier, and it might be claimed for him that Cromwell and the English regulars proved no match for him until his movements were interfered with and his army reduced to indiscipline by the representatives of the Kirk party that accompanied his headquarters.Advertisement
But the earl of Lennox, Darnley's father, understood Moray to mean that as early as January 21-22, 1567, the house of Kirk o' Field, where Darnley was slain, had already been mined.
Lord Robert was the only friend of Darnley in Mary's entourage; and he even, according to the accusers, warned him of his danger in Kirk o' Field, to which they said that a Casket Letter (III.) referred.
He was therefore ready to co-operate with James in curtailing the powers of the Kirk which encroached on the royal authority, and in assimilating the church of Scotland to that of England.
But owing to the indirect influence of the British government, exercised through Sir John Kirk at Zanzibar, the Egyptian dominions were prevented from coming south of the Victoria Nile.
Mr Kirk is said (though his tomb exists) to have been carried away by fairies.Advertisement
They carry off men and women "to their own herd," in the phrase of Mr Kirk, and are kind to mortals who are kind to them.
The works of Mr Jeremiah Curtin and Dr Douglas Hyde are useful for Ireland; for Scotland, Kirk's Secret Commonwealth has already been quoted.
The largest and most noteworthy are Burnet park (about 100 acres), on high land in the western part of the city, Lincoln park, occupying a heavily wooded ridge in the east, and Schiller, Kirk and Frazer parks.
Celtic altar-bell of hammered iron, known as the "Ronnell bell."' Such is the odour of sanctity of this venerable church that there is an old local saying that "to be thrice prayed for in the kirk of Birnie will either mend or end ye."
He had joined a sect of seceders from the kirk, and had all the characteristics of the typical Scottish Calvinist.Advertisement
But the martyrs were few, compared with the numbers of people whom the reformed kirk burned for witchcraft.
Knox and the other preachers began to organize the new kirk, under " superintendents " (not bishops), whose rule was very brief.
In February 1572 he forced on the kirk an order of bishops, " Tulchan bishops," filters through which the remaining wealth of the church trickled into the coffers of the state, or of the regent.
The kirk Presbyterian was founded on the Genevan model, and was intended to be a theocracy.
The kirk was robbed afresh, benefices were given to such villainous cadets of great families as Archibald Douglas, an agent in Darnley's murder; and though, under the scholarly but fierce Andrew Melville, the kirk purified herself afresh and successfully opposed the bishops, James VI.Advertisement
The death of Mar (28th of October 1572) left power in the stronger hands of Morton, and the death of Knox (24th of November) put the kirk for a while at the mercy of the new regent.
James Stewart received the Hamilton earldom of Arran, and under him and Lennox the young king began his long strife with the kirk and his halfhearted dealings with the Catholics and his mother.
Thenceforth, till James came to the throne of England, the history of Scotland was but a series of inchoate revolutions, intrigues that led to nothing definite and skirmishes in the war of kirk and state.
The strange thing is that while Elizabeth warned James against the pretensions of men who " would have no king but a presbytery," whenever he was at odds with the ministers and with the nobles who kept trying to seize his person with the approval of the ministers, Elizabeth secretly or openly backed the kirk.
The kirk was strong enough to compel James to march, more than once, against the Catholic earls, Huntly, Errol, Angus and others.
In 1592 parliament " ratified the liberty of the true kirk," leaving little liberty for king and state, since, in the phrase of one preacher, " the king might be excommunicated in case of contumacy and disobedience to the will of God," as interpreted by the ministers.
It is not known whether the mysterious events that culminated in the slaying of the earl of Gowrie and his brother, by John Ramsay, in their own house in Perth, on the 5th of August 1600, had any connexion with James's attitude to England and the kirk.
He kept the kirk for two or three years without a General Assembly, to which they had a legal!
Prelacy was " Baal worship," and the kirk thus turned the strife in the direction of religious ferocity.
The country was governed by fifty-six members of the Estate and by the dreaded commission of the General Assembly, for now the kirk dominated Scotland, denying even the right of petition to the lieges.
This was the kirk's proudest triumph; the countrymen of the preachers had been ruined on " St Covenant's Day."
The committee of Estates, on hard terms, gave an indemnity to Royalists whose swords they needed; many ministers acquiesced (" The Resolutioners "), the more fanatical dissidents were called " Remonstrants," and now the kirk was rent in twain by the disputes of these two factions.
Suppose that the kirk was restored by Charles to her position in 1592, with General Assemblies.
In the first (1660-1663) the royal commissioner to parliament was the earl of Middleton, a soldier of fortune who had been in arms for the Crown as late as 1655, who had been excommunicated by the kirk, and was determined to keep down the preachers.
The Shorter Catechism was taught; the liturgy was not brought in; the sole change was in kirk government.
By " Presbyterianism " we are here to understand, not the Presbyterian form of church government - the kirk whose motto is Nec tamen consumebatur - but the pretensions of preachers to dominate the state by the mythical " power of the keys," by excommunication with civil penalties and by the fiercest religious intolerance.
In 1690 an act restored the kirk to the legal position of 1592, under sixty of the surviving ministers deprived in r661.
In1693-1694the kirk was much irritated by William's demands for oaths of allegiance to himself, without the consent of the ecclesiastical courts.
Scotland was to have forty-five members and sixteen elected peers at Westminster; the holders of Darien stock were compensated; as a balance to equality of taxation a pecuniary equivalent was to be paid, the kirk and Scottish courts of justice were safeguarded (final appeal being to the British House of Lords), and Scots shared English facilities and privileges of trade, in name, for many years passed before Scotland really began to enjoy the benefits.
The kirk was incensed by the growth of Episcopalianism and of Popery, the restoration of patronage, and the pressure to accept an oath abjuring James, which divided a church that was absolutely anti-Jacobite.
In Scotland the kirk, as ever, was militant, but it could no longer wage war on kings and their ministers, nor attempt to direct foreign and domestic policy.
The Marrow men put in protests, and were clearly on the way to secession from the kirk.
The oath of abjuration of James was another cause of division, at least till it was watered down in 1719; and by 1726 a revival of the charges of heresy against Simson, with the increase of agitation against the majority of the Assembly who supported patrons, lighted a flame which burned the slight bonds that kept the extremists in union with the kirk.
The whole movement, intended as a return to the kirk of Knox and Melville and the Covenanters, was a not unneeded protest against the sleepy " moderation," and want of spiritual enthusiasm, which invaded the established kirk in the latter part of the 18th century, a period in which she possessed such distinguished writers as John Home, author of the drama of Douglas, Robertson, the historian, and Dr Carlyle, whose amusing autobiography draws a perfect portrait of an amiable and highly educated " Moderate " and man of the world.
Naturally the opposite party, whether seceders, or " High Flyers," as they were called, within the church, had most influence with the populace, so that " the Trew Universal Kirk " of Scotland was broken into several communions, differing but slightly in accepted doctrines, and not at all in mode of worship. Their tendency has been centripetal, and all the " Free Churches " are agreed in their views concerning the prolonged existence of " the Auld Kirk."
Craik's A Century of Scottish History (Edinburgh, 1901) gives a full account of the disruption of the Kirk.
The former is represented by the group known as the Scottish Chaucerians, by the 17thcentury Court poets, by the " English " writings of literary Edinburgh of the 18th century; the latter by the domestic and " rustic " muse from Christis Kirk on the Grene to the work of xxl y.
There are three Roman Catholic churches, a Free Kirk, an American mission, and several chapels belonging to Nonconformist sects.
The parish church of Crathie (1903), replacing the kirk of 1806, is 12 m.
The Song of Absence, Peblis to the Play and Christis Kirk on the Greene have been ascribed to him without evidence.
The founders of Lowell were Patrick Tracy Jackson (1780-1847), Nathan Appleton (1779-1861), Paul Moody (1779-1831) and the business manager chosen by them, Kirk Boott (1790-1837).
The king's habit of mingling with the peasantry secured for him a large amount of popularity, and probably led many to ascribe to him the authorship of poems describing scenes in peasant life, Christis Kirk on the Grene, The Gaberlunzie Man and The Jolly Beggar.
The purpose of this article is to trace the growth of the Scottish " Kirk " as a whole, defining the views on which it was based and the organization in which they took form.
Presbytery was never much in favour with the crown - this was the case in other countries as well as in Scotland - and when the crown, so weak at the Reformation, gained strength, encroachments were made on the popular character of the kirk; while the barons also had obvious reasons for not wishing the kirk to be too strong.
Neither superintendent nor reader now appears; all the functions of bishops and superintendents are vested in the elderships, or church courts, and it is urged that the parts which still remain in Scotland of the old system should be cleared away and the sole jurisdiction of the kirk, as then constituted, recognized.
A Roman Catholic rising threw James into the arms of the kirk; in 1592 the acts of 1584 were abrogated, the Second Book of Discipline legalized and Presbytery established.
The Confession of Faith contains no approval of any system of church government, and when she adopted it in 1647 the kirk gave up her old confession in which the principles at least of true church order are laid down.
Already "in our towns and places reformed," as the Confession puts it, there were local or "particular kirks," and these grew and spread and were provincially united, till, in the last month of this memorable year, the first General Assembly of their representatives met, and became the "universal kirk," or "the whole church convened."
From all such property, whether land or the sheaves and fruits of land, and also from the personal property of burghers in the towns; Knox now held that the state should authorize the kirk to claim the salaries of the ministers, and the salaries of teachers in the schools and universities, but above all, the relief of the poor - not only of the absolutely "indigent" but of "your poor brethren, the labourers and handworkers of the ground."
Seven years afterwards, however, when the contest with the Crown was ended, the kirk was expressly acknowledged as the only Church in Scotland, and jurisdiction given it over all who should attempt to be outsiders; while the preaching of the Evangel and the planting of congregations went on in all the accessible parts of Scotland.
His son John Row (1568-1646), minister of Carnock, wrote a Historie of the Kirk of Scotland 1558 to 1637, which was continued to 1639 by his son, the third John Row (c. 1598 - c. 1672),.
On the 1st of May he signed the first draft of a treaty at Breda with the latter, in which he accepted the Solemn League and Covenant, conceded the control of public and church affairs to the parliament and the kirk, and undertook to establish Presbyterianism in the three kingdoms. He also signed privately a paper repudiating Ormonde and the loyal Irish, and recalling the commissions granted to them.
To assist the defense in the first, or waiting, period Adrianople was organized as a modern fortress, and Kirk Kilisse, an upland town on the edge of the Istranja Dagh, re-equipped with barrier-forts.
Corps at or in rear of Kirk Kilisse, with the fortress of Adrianople and the works of Kirk Kilisse acting as breakwaters in front.
In reality the assembly of the four active corps took place at Kirk Kilisse (III.), Yenije and Kavakli (I.), Karali (II.), and Ha y sa and Kuleli (IV.), with a cavalry division in frontof the centre.
Corps, bears the name of Kirk Kilisse.
Partly in order to develop the necessary frontage from the outset (in case of battle between Kirk Kilisse and the frontier), and partly in order to utilize the routes to the best advantage in a country much more difficult than that traversed by the other armies, Radko Dimitriev had formed his two leading divisions into four brigade columns - (a) a 4th Div.
Of these columns (a) became involved in the Seliolu fighting, and took no part in that of Kirk Kilisse.
And thereupon, worn out by two days' hill fighting and lacking in internal homogeneity, Mahmud Mukhtar's Corps broke up, abandoning Kirk Kilisse and its fortifications, and streamed away in panic. The Bulgarians entered Kirk Kilisse on the 24th and possessed themselves of immense booty, including 55 guns.
The lake contains two islets, of which one was a crannog and the other the site of an ancient kirk.
Apartments were prepared for the pair at Kirk o' Field, a house just inside the city walls, and here they remained for a few days.
A few hours later, on the morning of the loth, Kirk o' Field was blown up with gunpowder.
The party, which included Dr (afterwards Sir) John Kirk and Livingstone's.
It was clear that the Portuguese officials were themselves at the bottom of the traffic. Kirk and Charles Livingstone being compelled to.
The extruded bishops were slow to organize the episcopalian remnant under a jurisdiction independent of the state, regarding the then arrangements as provisional, and looking forward to a reconstituted national kirk under a "legitimate" sovereign.
From 1587 he also preached regularly in the East Kirk every Sunday at 7 a.m., and in 1596 he accepted one of the eight ministerial charges of the city.
In 1860 Livingstone, with Dr (afterwards Sir John) Kirk, made a careful investigation of the falls, but until the opening of the railway from Bulawayo (1905) they were rarely visited.
For ecclesiastical purposes, the minister and kirk - session constitute the parochial authority.
Kirk's machine was used commercially with success on a fairly large scale, chiefly for ice-making, and it is recorded that it produced about 4 Ib of ice for I no of coal.
A row of three simple crosses to the north of the kirk are especially poignant.
The interior of the kirk was clearly designed to have little adornment to distract worshippers from their focus on the minister.
With Spock's help, McCoy worked Kirk into some dry clothes then tucked a blanket around him.
Greyfriars Tolbooth and Highland Kirk is named after the " gray friars Tolbooth and Highland Kirk is named after the " gray friars " who frequented the church before the Reformation.
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I'm fairly sure it said kirk and not church when I read it yesterday morning.
She vowed she 'd gang tae kirk that Sabbath anaa.
He had first met the opinions of the reformers at St Andrews, and now embraced the reformed kirk.
The maist unusual place I've written a poem wis in the crypt unner an auld kirk in Prague in the Czech Republic.
In 1651 a new kirk was erected - the ruins of it are still to be seen.
His wife is a minister of the Scottish kirk.
The Psalm seems but the little kirk That sings with its own voice.
Leven Parish Church - The replacement for the ancient kirk in Scoonie Cemetery stands close to the town center in Durie Street.
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Dr. Russell, being the son of a Relief minister of the Mearns, was ecclesiastically opposed to the parish kirk.
There are ruins of a pre-Reformation kirk in the local churchyard.
Its skipper, James Kirk, clad only in swim trunks, slouched lazily at the stern, one hand on the tiller.
For example, John Row, one of the five commissioners appointed by the Scottish Privy Council to draw up what is now known as the First Book of Discipline, distinctly says that" they took not their example from any kirk in the world; no, not from Geneva ";"; but they drew their plan from the sacred Scriptures.'
In 1716 he had published a rough transcript of Christ's Kirk on the Green from the Bannatyne MS., with some additions of his own.
Encouraged by safety and adulation in England; grasping at the Tudor ideal of kingship, determined to reduce to order the kirk from which XXIV.
I also thought the staging of the opera in the Canongate Kirk, which was very imaginative and used the building very well.
Another of the most striking features of the kirk is the double row of dark carved stalls in the chancel.
At the end, Kirk makes a statement of intent.
Whether you prefer Kirk, Picard, or Janeway, there are numerous ways to buy Star Trek patches and indulge in your love of the science fiction franchise.
Natural News reporter Kirk Patrick suggests that pregnant women should not take uva ursi, and it should not be taken for more than 7 to 10 days a time.
At the time, Christian music was her passion and she toured with the likes of Kirk Franklin and CeCe Winans.
Frank Sinatra and Bob Hope made their homes here for a number of years, as does Kirk Douglas.
Douglas, his father Kirk and wife Catherine Zeta-Jones all penned letters to the judge in hopes of Cameron getting a reduced sentence and the ability for him to once again seek treatment for his addictions.
She has three siblings - Kirk, Melissa and Bridgette - and Candace is the youngest.
At an early age, she decided to follow in her older brother Kirk's footsteps and pursue an acting career.
The Kirk Cameron biography begins with a child actor who became an overnight sensation on the sitcom Growing Pains.
Kirk Thomas Cameron was born on October 12, 1970, in Panorama City, California.
Kirk Cameron began his acting career when he was nine years old, appearing in a number of commercials.
She would eventually become Kirk Cameron's wife.
In 1995, Cameron starred in the sitcom Kirk which ran for two years.
After the series Kirk ended, he was rarely seen on screen.
The Kirk Cameron biography would not be complete without mentioning his large and happy family.
Kirk Cameron has been spending much of his time promoting his religion.
To learn more about Kirk Cameron and his various projects, visit his website at KirkCameron.com.
She also had a small part in Kirk Cameron's sitcom Kirk.
Kirk and Michael Douglas - Kirk was born to Jewish immigrants from Gomel, Belarus, and they changed their surname Danielovitch to Demsky.
Kirk was born Issuz Danielovitch, and changed his name to Kirk Douglas when he joined the Navy.
The heavy metal band is from Los Angeles, California and consists of present members James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett, and Robert Trujillo.
In the same article, University of Michigan psychiatry professor Kirk Brower, who has studied "the interplay of alcohol and sleep in adults," stressed that "The finding does not mean there's a cause-and-effect relationship."
Ole Kirk Kristiansen founded the Lego group in 1932, and then passed the company down to his son who in turn passed it down to his son who is the present owner.
Based on the children's books by David Kirk, Miss Spider's Sunny Patch Friends takes preschoolers into a bug's life.
But what about happened before Kirk was Captain Kirk, or Spock was Number Two.
The Last Sunset - This 1960 western film stars the likes of Rock Hudson and Kirk Douglas along with leading ladies Carol Lynley and Dorothy Malone.
Lonely are the Brave - Released in 1962, this classic western film stars Kirk Douglas, Gena Rowlands and Walter Mathau.
His sister Ellie was briefly married to Kirk Anderson and his youngest sister Meg has been married to Josh (Lily's father and adopted Snyder cousin), Tonio Reyes, Craig Montgomery and Paul Ryan.
She worked with actors like Amy Irving, John Wayne and Kirk Douglas.
Michelle Duggar notes on the family's website that while she uses Fels-Naptha bar soap by the case to make the homemade laundry detergent recipes, it is possible to substitute with Ivory, Sunlight, Kirk's Hardwater Castile or Zote soap.
Other bar soap brands that can be used include Ivory, and Kirk's Castile.
My brother, Kirk Schlobohm has also worked at Shirley's for over 15 years.
Jessica would open for bigger acts, such as gospel singer Kirk Franklin.
The hip hop community has developed a form of Christian rap and R&B, perhaps best known for artists like Kirk Franklin, and the same can be said about rock music fans.
The film, which was made by two Georgia brothers who are also preachers on a small budget and starred Kirk Cameron, told the story of a couple trying to save their marriage and finding God along the way.
The popular heavy metal band has been around since 1981, when they were formed in Los Angeles, California . The original members of the band included Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett, and James Hetfield.
The story concerns a bitter woman, Dr. Janice Lester, who feels that her gender kept her out of command positions, who switches bodies with Captain Kirk.
Lester, appearing to the crew to be Kirk, proceeds to alter course; she wants to dump Kirk, who appears to be Lester, so that she can keep command of the Enterprise without his/her interference.
They have to try to figure out how to switch the two back into the correct bodies, not only because it's the right thing to do, but because as long as he inhabits Janice Lester's body, Kirk can't command the Enterprise!
Soon it becomes clear that McCoy has somehow altered the past, and Kirk and Spock must go through the Guardian at some point prior to McCoy's entry, locate him and prevent him from doing whatever it is that changes history.
While trying to fit in with the ancient culture and locate McCoy, Kirk falls in love with Edith.
To restore time, Kirk must prevent McCoy from saving her life, and he does.
The visual of Kirk opening the bin supposedly holding the supply of special seed grain they are transporting to a colony and being pelted with stuffed tribbles has entered the cultural iconography.
Kirk, Spock and McCoy investigate and discover that the people's thoughts are monitored by an unknown source and cause them pain if they think of any forbidden subjects.
This is one of the few episodes where McCoy (and not Kirk) has a love interest.
In this episode, Kirk, Spock and McCoy are accidently transported into a dying planet's past.
Kirk ends up in a time similar to when we had the Salem Witch trials.
Kirk is arrested for "talking to spirits", and Spock falls in love with a woman and is reluctant to find a way to escape from the cold desolation.
The original slash pairing was Kirk and Spock, denoted Kirk/Spock or K/S.
Kirk, it was thought, wouldn't be much of a conquest - he was too 'easy'.
Kirk. He became a proficient navigator and was also skilled at the science officer's station, filling in for Spock when he was absent.
Kirk. Her chief role was to establish contact with planets and alien races using the ship's communications technology, though she later took on many other duties in the course of her career.
Kirk, Lt Uhura experienced the many ups and downs of starship service.
During this time, Uhura was forced to kiss Captain Kirk.
Later interviews with actor William Shatner (Captain Kirk) revealed the kiss was not actually a kiss.
Sulu defied Starfleet orders to mount a rescue mission to recover Kirk and Spock.
But considering the amount of inroads Captain Kirk used to make in those chance-met aliens, some of the issue was surely also the 20th Century double-standard.
This was during the same episode "Plato's Stepchildren" where Captain Kirk and Lieutenant Uhura shared a controversial kiss.
Captain Kirk and his crew have been assigned to investigate the mysterious destruction of three Klingon vessels.
On an exploratory mission, Chekov and another crewman accidentally discover the ship of the Botany Bay on Seti Alpha 4- a group of genetically altered supermen and women left on the planet by Kirk many years before.
In this movie, there are some great battle scenes, good lines, and the introduction of the Genesis project created by Kirk's son David.
Kirk and Spock's father Sarek discover that Spock's eternal soul (or Katra) has been placed in Dr. McCoy's own mind!
Going against Star Fleet orders, Kirk , Scotty, Sulu, Chekov and McCoy steal back the Enterprise to go to Genesis, the experimental planet where Spock's coffin was previously dispersed.
Captain Kirk and Spock discover that humpback whales are the only species that can communicate with the strange objects.
Captain Kirk, Spock and McCoy's vacation is cut short when a Vulcan hijacks the Enterprise to take it on a journey to discover the mysteries of the universe.
Kirk has been assigned to escort the Klingon ambassador's ship to the conference location.
Kirk is blamed for the incident and given a life sentence onto an icy penal colony where life cannot exist on its surface.
The crew of the Enterprise must find a way to exonerate Kirk from these heavy charges and try to salvage the shaky relationship with the Klingons.
The new Enterprise-B is being christened, and Kirk, Scotty and Chekov are invited to attend the ceremony.
Two ships are enveloped in it and the Enterprise-B manages to save most of its crew, but loses Kirk in the process.
If Captain Kirk was a swashbuckling risk-taker (and he was), it could be argued that he was an appropriate choice to captain an exploratory vessel in an Age of Exploration.
William Shatner plays Kirk in every instantiation of the character's role, whether it is on the original Star Trek, subsequent Star Trek series' or original series movie spinoffs.
Kirk's character is imbued with some of the characteristics of another sixties icon, British master spy James Bond.
Perhaps Kirk (and Shatner) is at his best on the comedic episodes, with his deadpan reactions to hundreds of cascading tribbles, for instance.
But Kirk is best remembered as one-third of the Star Trek triumverate - Kirk, Spock and McCoy.
He is the forerunner of more familiar Starfleet captains such as Kirk, Picard, Sisko and Janeway.
His warm, on-screen persona combined with his gentle demeanor made him an excellent Captain for a show set 100 years before the time of Kirk, the Federation and Starfleet.
Captain Christopher Pike was the first in the pilot episode titled The Cage, but when the first regular episode aired, Captain Kirk was at the the Captain's chair.
He served as the science officer under Christopher Pike and as first officer and science officer under Captain Kirk.
Whenever Captain Kirk or any other member of the crew would interface with the ship, the ship's computer system would respond with various well known beeps, tones and alerts.
Only one line from Kirk is available, which is "Captain's log, supplemental," but there are a few from Spock.
He acted in many television shows, but his biggest claim is that he played Captain Kirk's nephew in theoriginal Star Trek series.
This character affectingly known as Bones by Captain Kirk uttered this phrase often enough that it became a catch phrase in parodies and jokes making sport of the show.
In the 21st century, a new Star Trek franchise began, this one set more than seventy years before the time of Kirk.
Kirk was the Captain, Spock his First Officer and McCoy was the Doctor, the only one who could order either one to stand down for medical reasons.
What would work for Captain Kirk would not work for Picard or Janeway, but would be ideal for Sisko and Archer.
The ship was home to Kirk, Spock, McCoy and the crew.
When Kirk initiated the self-destruct aboard the great vessel, it was painful to see the Enterprise sacrificed to save her crew, much as Spock sacrificed himself in the second film.
In Of Gods and Men, an older, bitter Charlie steps through the Guardian of Forever and returns to the past to exact revenge on Captain Kirk and, in an instant, the present becomes a dark and altered time for those who could not stop him.
Like Kirk, Picard, Sisko and Janeway, Archer directly influenced the times that his show covered.
In the original Star Trek Series, in the episode titled Space Seed, Khan engages in a series of combat sequences, ending with his final battle with Captain Kirk.
Abram, Captain Kirk and Spock actually have a bit of an altercation on the bridge.
Eventually, the episode climax occurs when Spock and Captain Kirk enter into a duel to the death, but beforehand, McCoy injects Captain Kirk with a compound that simulates a condition like death.
Military Secrets - Senate hopeful Mark Kirk gets in hot water for sharing his location while on military duty.
The film goes back in time before Captain Kirk and Dr. Spock meet on the Starship the U.S.S. Enterprise and proceeds from there.
It had been known in Scotland since the close of the 16th century (the Glasgow kirk session fulminated an edict against Sunday bowls in 1595), but greens were few and far between.
They included his version of Christ's Kirk (u.s.) and a remarkable pastiche by the editor entitled the Vision.
Acting on the constitutional principle that the king's right to convene did not interfere with the church's independent right to hold assemblies, they sat till the 10th of December, deposed all the Scottish bishops, excommunicated a number of them, repealed all acts favouring episcopacy, and reconstituted the Scottish Kirk on thorough Presbyterian principles.
He played an active part in the stirring church politics of the period, and was twice moderator of the kirk, and a member of the commission of inquiry into the condition of the university of St Andrews (1583).
In 1648 he refused to take part in the English expedition of the "engagers," the enterprise not having the sanction of the Kirk.
The original Secession church - the kirk of the Auld Lichts - was founded in 1806 and rebuilt in 1893.