Oversight sentence examples

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  • "Slight oversight," she managed at last.

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  • There was no oversight as we were a privately held company with full autonomy.

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  • of teaching, administering the sacraments, visiting the flock pastorally, and taking oversight, with his fellow elders, of all the interests of the church.

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  • The kirk-session has oversight of the congregation in regard to such matters as the hours of public worship, the arrangements for administration of the sacraments, the admission of new Members and the exercise of church discipline.

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  • He named one hundred preachers who after his death were to meet once a year, fill up vacancies in their number, appoint a president and secretary, station the preachers, admit proper persons into the ministry, and take general oversight of the societies.

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  • To share with the minister such general oversight is not regarded by intelligent and influential laymen as an incongruous or unworthy office; but to identify the duties of the eldership, even in theory, with those of the minister is a sure way of deterring from accepting office many whose counsel and influence in the eldership would be invaluable.'

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  • One of the preachers in each circuit was the "assistant," who had general oversight of the work, the others were "helpers."

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  • Nevertheless, Robert himself kept a close oversight over its government, and this was one reason which led to the revolt of his sons in 1030.

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  • Work was begun in1871-1872when under the oversight of S.

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  • The Education Committee was formed in 1838 to take oversight of the work in day and Sunday schools.

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  • E7riaKcmros, "overlooker" or "overseer"), in certain branches of the Christian Church, an ecclesiastic consecrated or set apart to perform certain spiritual functions, and to exercise oversight over the lower clergy (priests or presbyters, deacons, &c.).

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  • They were spoken of as" the way."4 They took with them, into the new communities which they formed, the Jewish polity or rule and oversight by elders.

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  • They are not only nominated by the crown and consecrated under letters patent, but the appointment is expressly subjected "to such power of revocation and recall as is by law vested" in the crown; and where additional oversight was necessary for the church in Tinnevelly, it could only be secured by the consecration of two assistant bishops, who worked under a commission for the archbishop of Canterbury which was to expire on the death of the bishop of Madras.

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  • The Chapel Committee, which has its headquarters in Manchester, has general oversight of 9070 trusts with property valued at about twenty-five millions.

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  • These are ecclesiastically of equal rank, though differentiated, according to their duties, as ministers who preach and administer the sacraments, and as elders who are associated with the ministers in the oversight of the people.

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  • The Zurich pastor is a member of the American Convention, and has oversight also of the Austrian societies at Vienna and Trieste.

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  • In 1 564 the Florentines requested him to leave San Girolamo, and to take the oversight of their church in Rome, San Giovanni dei Fiorentini, then newly built.

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  • Thenceforth 4 The opposite of this external Independency, admission of civil oversight even for churches enjoying internal ecclesiastical selfgovernment, was also common, being the outcome of the traditional Puritan attitude to the state.

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  • Dr Scrivener imputes some of those differences " to oversight and negligence.

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  • But except for this single instance of oversight or perversity her defence was throughout a masterpiece of indomitable ingenuity, of delicate and steadfast courage, of womanly dignity and genius.

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  • "It will be no light sin for us if we thrust out of the oversight i those who have offered the gifts unblameably and holily.

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  • During the periods of prorogation the continuous oversight of the business and interests of the province was, however, never neglected.

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  • In the meantime the functions of the university had been extended to include an oversight of the professional, scientific and technical schools, the administration of laws relating to admission to the professions, the charge of the State Library at Albany, the supervision of local libraries, the custody of the State Museum and the direction of all scientific work prosecuted by the state.

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  • Common to allis the president(Regierungsprasident, Kreishauptmann in Saxony), an official who, with a committee of advisers, is responsible for the oversight of the administration of the circles and communes within his jurisdiction.

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  • These officers hold, from time to time, meetings separate from the general assemblies of the members, but the special organization for many years known as the Meeting of Ministers and Elders, reconstituted in 1876 as the Meeting on Ministry and Oversight, came to an end in 1906-1907.

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  • Cats wrestled and played around them while D'Ryn's strict oversight of his and Gage's actions could not be shaken.

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  • oversight of detention.

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  • I removed more checks and balances, and have the least amount of congressional oversight of any presidential administration in US history.

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  • The orders would be subject to some judicial oversight.

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  • It has oversight of all the congregations within its bounds; hears references from kirk-sessions or appeals from individual members; sanctions the formation of new congregations; superintends the education of students for the ministry; stimulates and guides pastoral and evangelistic work; and exercises discipline over all within its bounds, including the ministers.

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  • The oversight of all the colonies and protectorates save Algeria and Tunisia is confided to a minister of the colonies (law of March 20, 1894)1 whose powers correspond to those exercised in France by the minister of the interior.

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  • The self-government of the mirs and volosts is, however, tempered by the authority of the police commissaries (stanovoi) and by the power of general oversight given to the nominated " district committees for the affairs of the peasants."

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  • received a kingdom - first Chalcis, and then the tetrarchies of Philip and Lysanias - but, though he had the oversight of the Temple and the nomination of the high priest, and enjoyed a reputation for knowledge of Jewish customs and questions, he was unable to check the growing power of the Zealots.

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  • The deacons have general oversight of the material affairs of the congregation, and are especially charged with the care of poor widows and their children.

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  • n the early conversations doctrine took a prominent place, but as Methodism spread the oversight of its growing organization occupied more time and more attention.

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  • The signing on the 28th of June 1859 of a concordat with the Holy See, by which education was placed under the oversight of the clergy;and the establishment of religious orders was facilitated, led° to a constitutional struggle, which ended in 1863 with the victory ' Frederick assumed the title of grand-duke on the 5th of :September 1856.

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  • 27, and received the tetrarchy of Chalcis and the oversight of the Temple on the death of his uncle Herod, A.D.

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  • By an oversight Fichte's name did not appear on the title-page, nor was the preface given, in which the author spoke of himself as a beginner in philosophy.

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  • Moreover, in the earlier times we find the prince of the nome acting as the High Priest of the local god, but in course of time the state, represented by the king, began to an ever-increasing degree to take oversight over the more important local cults.

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  • The parish was divided into 25 districts embracing from 60 to loo families, over each of which an elder and a deacon were placed, the former taking oversight of their spiritual, the latter of their physical needs.

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  • It was designed as a training school to feed the Indian mission of which Francis Xavier had already taken the oversight, while a seminary at Goa was the second institution founded outside Rome in connexion with the Society.

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  • The department of justice has oversight in matters relating to the enforcement of the federal laws and the administration of justice through minor courts.

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  • The attorney-general is the legal adviser of the president, public prosecutor and standing counsel for the United States, and also has general oversight of the Federal judicial administration, especially of the prosecuting officers called district attorneys and of the executive court officers called marshals.

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  • The goldsmiths had the assay of metals, the fishmongers the oversight of fish, the vintners of the tasting of wine, &c. The companies enforced their regulations on their members by force.

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  • To the provincial council is entrusted the oversight of the divisional and municipal councils of the province, but the powers of such subordinate bodies can also be varied or withdrawn by the Union parliament acting directly.

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  • In the Reasonableness of Christianity as delivered in the Scriptures (anonymous, 1695), Locke sought to separate the divine essence of Christ's religion from later accretions of dogma, and from reasonings due to oversight of the necessary limits of human thought.

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  • congressional oversight?

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  • deprivation of liberty by administrative decision cannot be right without judicial oversight.

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  • episcopal oversight.

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  • During the 17th there was only indecisive skirmishing, Schwarzenberg waiting for his reinforcements coming up by the Dresden road, Blucher for Bernadotte to come in on his left, and by some extraordinary oversight Giulay was brought closer in to the Austrian centre, thus opening for the French their line of retreat towards Erfurt, and no imformation of this movement appears to have been conveyed to Blucher.

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  • Though, in accounting for the anger of the gods, no sharp distinction is made between moral offences and a ritualistic oversight or neglect, yet the stress laid in the hymns and prayers, as well as in the elaborate atonement ritual prescribed in order to appease the anger of the gods, on the need of being clean and pure in the sight of the higher powers, the inculcation of a proper aspect of humility, and above all the need of confessing one's guilt and sins without any reserve - all this bears testimony to the strength which the ethical factor acquired in the domain of the religion.

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  • In America the Russian archbishop, who resides in New York, has (on behalf of the Holy Synod) the oversight of some 152 churches and chapels in the United States, Alaska and Canada.

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  • Membership in the church depends solely upon being enrolled as a member of one of these meetings for Christian fellowship, and thus placing oneself under pastoral oversight.

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  • At the head of the Church was a body of ten elders, elected by the synod; this synod consisted of all the ministers, and acted as the supreme legislative authority; and the bishops ruled in their respective dioceses, and had a share in the general oversight.

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  • Thus mutual oversight and care are among the duties of the members of Christ's body; while their collective inspiration, enabling them to " try the gifts of godliness " of specially endowed fellow-members, is the divine warrant in election to church office.

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  • The officials were called by two names, "elders" and "bishops," the former denoting the office, the latter the function (exercising the oversight).

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  • xl.) expressly subordinates the abbot to episcopal oversight.

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  • In 831 he was consecrated archbishop of Hamburg with oversight of the people of Scandinavia.

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  • Early next year, the Supreme Court will hear the case in a potentially historic clash between presidential authority and judicial oversight.

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  • judicial oversight.

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  • This was offered to the Mission Council and will contribute to its ongoing work on oversight ministry with particular reference to synod moderators.

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  • oversight of the professions is rapidly becoming the major politically acceptable solution to addressing the public interest.

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  • The Standing Committee of Deans itself now exercises general oversight in relation to modularisation.

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  • There will be strengthened oversight by a single commissioner to ensure information is not abused.

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  • Our committee maintains an oversight of these officers on behalf of the Assembly, through the Secretary for Training.

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  • A three-year research project aims to remedy this oversight.

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  • The Board has delegated oversight of the Group's Internal Control Policy to the Group Risk Committee.

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  • The Diocese of San Joaquin has also appealed for alternative primatial oversight.

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  • In most parts of the Church of England parishes which have opted for extended episcopal oversight are very small in number.

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  • John Wesley, under the pastoral oversight of itinerant ministers who met at an annual conference.

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  • oversight committees of the Congress.

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  • oversight hearings were held on implementation of various programs under these major authorities.

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  • oversight responsibilities.

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  • oversight mechanism that holds federal agencies and critical business functions accountable.

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  • oversight roles, notably the Legal Services Ombudsman.

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  • Individual work becomes available on the web as soon as possible, with only the minimum necessary proofreading and editorial oversight.

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  • Critics say these episodes prove that intelligence oversight by civilians is lax at best.

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  • pastoral oversight of itinerant ministers who met at an annual conference.

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  • Each procurator fiscal is responsible for the management of his or her office, subject to the oversight of the regional procurator fiscal.

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  • She attained self-government with British oversight in 1951, followed by formal independence in March 1957.

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  • Was this oversight of such severity as to require the entire project being declared unlawful?

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  • And, further, either our bishops will resume episcopal visitations or the parish will accept delegated oversight.

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  • On the death of Myconius (1546) he was entrusted with the oversight of Gotha, in addition to that of Eisenach; to Gotha he returned in 1547.

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  • to Lasthenes in which al &Karai Kai Ta TXf 7 are mentioned, I Macc. I I, 35 (Beloch, by an oversight, refers to the paraphrase of the documents in Joseph.

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  • The signing on the 28th of June 1859 of a concordat with the Holy See, by which education was placed under the oversight of the clergy;and the establishment of religious orders was facilitated, led° to a constitutional struggle, which ended in 1863 with the victory ' Frederick assumed the title of grand-duke on the 5th of :September 1856.

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  • He diagnosed this evil as being due to the absence of personal influence, spiritual oversight, and the want of parochial organizations which had not kept pace in the city, as they had done in rural parishes, with the growing population.

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  • And, further, either our bishops will resume Episcopal visitations or the parish will accept delegated oversight.

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  • What this means is that the company guarantees fair wages for their workers through oversight and arbitration.

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  • There is little to no accountability or FDA oversight when it comes to the creation of their formulas.

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  • However, not all moderated sites offer the same amount of oversight.

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  • With your oversight over every step of the process, you will know the studs used in the walls are top notch and the electrical wiring is done properly.

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  • There is typically little oversight, particularly if the manufacturer of a custom product conducts some testing on its own.

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  • In 2002 the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) began oversight of an organic certification process through the National Organic Program (NOP).

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  • You may have thought that strapless styles in larger sizes were not available because of support issues or were just an oversight, but they are!

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  • Assisted living is designed for seniors who can no longer live independently, but who do not require 24-hour care or intensive medical oversight.

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  • Depending on the size of the company, the job can encompass responsibility for an entire IT department, or oversight of a subgroup within the unit, possibly divided up by geography or categories of technologies.

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  • In companies that have more than one IT manager, the managers would likely report to the chief information officer; each of the CIO's reports would have oversight of a different part of the company's technology.

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  • According to the Office of Federal House Enterprise Oversight (OFHEO), the average home purchase index increased 4.3 percent over the same quarter in 2006.

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  • That often means China and third-world countries where governmental oversight is poor and quality can be haphazard at best.

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  • That sometimes mean third-world countries where safety standards are low and oversight is lax.

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  • Making sure that you are not offending family by ignoring a family tradition or some other oversight helps ensure the building of a positive relationship from the start.

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  • In my opinion, the oversight most likely comes from assuming less risk because of how the product is applied.

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  • If Leo isn't being noticed, he'll do something to correct that oversight in a heartbeat.

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  • Unfortunately, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has yet to impose regulatory oversight for an industry based on the practice of injecting metal salts and fluids into the skin.

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  • Federal oversight was extended to commercial banking, and the law required a separation of commercial and investment banking.

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  • In this exploratory environment, far from oversight or ruling authorities, the Captain becomes the absolute monarch, and it takes a certain breed to embrace the risks without becoming a despot.

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  • The only problem is, there isn't a lot of oversight into who is on MySpace and if people are who they actually say they are.

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  • colorize apologize for taking such a parochial attitude about colorizing shell scripts -- thanks for correcting this important oversight!

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  • They want alternative episcopal oversight, which is just a fancy way of saying they want it their way or no way.

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