While mainly occupied in those years with philosophical studies, Mill did not remit his interest in current politics.
It cannot remit the divine punishment for sin; that also is in the hands of God alone.
The Code enacted that if the landlord would re-enter before the term was up, he must remit a fair proportion of the rent.
An Indulgence is and can only be the remission of a merely ecclesiastical penalty; the church can remit what the church has imposed; it cannot remit what God has imposed.
The governor is commander-in-chief of the militia when it is not called into the service of the United States; he may remit fines and forfeitures, commute sentences, and grant reprieves and pardons, except in cases of impeachment; and he calls extraordinary sessions of the legislature.
Against any allowance or surcharge appeal lies to the High Court if the question involved is one of law, or to the Local Government Board, who have jurisdiction to remit a surcharge if, in the circumstances, it appears to them to be fair and equitable to do so.
The Treasury of Merits has never been properly defined; it is hard to say what it is, and it is not properly understood by the people; it cannot be the merits of Christ and of His saints, because these act of themselves and quite apart from the intervention of the pope; it can mean nothing more than that the pope, having the power of the keys, can remit ecclesiastical penalties imposed by the church; the true Treasure-house of merits is the Holy Ghost of the grace and glory of God.
The French war indemnity enabled him to redeem a considerable portion of the state debt and to remit certain taxes.
c. 24 that no other person has power to pardon or remit any treasons or felonies whatsoever.
The governor may remit fines and forfeitures, and grant reprieves, commutations and pardons, but in the more serious cases only on the recommendation of a board of pardons, composed of the presiding judge, the secretary of state, and the attorney-general.
For these reasons, during the last two or three months of the financial year, the vilayets have not a para to remit to the central administration, and it has been considered imperatively necessary to draw on the revenues of the following year.
Medieval ceremonies are described as useful but without power to remit sins.
The court may by order remit an award to the arbitrators or umpire for reconsideration, in which case the reconsidered award must be made within three months after the date of the order.
perdonare, to remit a debt or other obligation on a penalty), the remission, by the power entrusted with the execution of the laws, of the penalty attached to a crime.
An Indulgence can never remit guilt; the pope himself cannot do such a thing; God has kept that in His own hand.
g between vowels is dropped before e and i: Ler for Leer (1 egere), dedv (digit u m);the same is the case with d, of course, in similar circumstances: remiT (r e d i mere), rir (r I d ere).
Though kind to his students, he refused to remit their fees, as this, he thought, would discourage independence.
The chief business of the native sarrafs (money-changers, bankers; &c.) is to discount bills at high rates, hardly ever less than 12%, and remit money from place to place in Persia for a commission amounting to from I to 5, or even 6% on each transaction; and in spite of the European banks giving lower rates of discount and remitting money at par, the majority of the people and mercantile classes still deal with the natives.
c. 32) his majesty is enabled to remit wholly or in part any sum of money imposed upon conviction, and, if the offender has been imprisoned in default of payment, to extend to him the royal mercy.
Later on the same day, the doors being shut, Jesus appears amongst His disciples, shows them His (pierced) hands and side, and solemnly commissions and endows them for the apostolate by the words, " As the Father bath sent Me, so I send you," and by breathing upon them saying " Receive the Holy Spirit: whose sins ye remit, they are remitted to them; whose sins ye retain, they are retained."
by the Remission of Penalties Act 1875 his majesty may remit any penalty imposed under 21 Geo.
With the approval of the majority of a board of pardons (composed of the secretary of state, attorney-general and auditor), he may pardon offences or commute punishment, and remit fines and forfeitures.
There he disowned the sermons of the pardonsellers, let it be seen that he did not approve of the action of the Legate, and so prevailed with Luther that the latter promised to write a submissive letter to the pope, to exhort people to reverence the Roman See, to say that Indulgences were useful to remit canonical penances, and to promise to write no more on the matter unless he happened to be attacked.
In connexion with the post-office there are inland money order and savings-bank businesses; and in addition the value-payable system, by which the post-office undertakes to recover from the addressee the value of an article sent by post and to remit the amount to the sender, has found great popularity.
Gladstone justly regarded the refusal to remit a duty as being in effect an act of taxation, and Budget th e refore as an infringement of the rights of the House of'1860.
Again, the accuracy of the statement that the fleshy Agaricini, Polyporei, Pezizae, &c., are relatively rarer in the tropics may depend on the fact that they are more difficult to collect and remit for identification than the abundantly recorded woody and coriaceous forms of these regions.
The people of that city suffering grievously under the earl's oppressive taxation, Lady Godiva appealed again and again to her husband, who obstinately refused to remit the tolls.
He has the power to veto bills, to pardon, to grant reprieves and commutations, and to remit fines and forfeitures, but the Board of Charities and Reform constitutes a Board of Pardons for investigating all applications for executive clemency and advising the governor with respect to them.
New Jersey has a court of pardons composed of the governor, chancellor and the six " lay " j udges of the court of errors and appeals, and the concurrence of a majority of its members, of whom the governor shall be one, is necessary to grant a pardon, commute a sentence or remit a fine.
commissioner's remit would extend to 18 years of age.
conserving this cultural heritage is, therefore, also crucial to our remit.
illogical to exclude the primary public service broadcaster - the BBC - from its remit.
The ALI has the widest remit yet for adult learning.
The Content Board also noted that it was not within Ofcom's remit to consider whether the crime of blasphemy had been committed.
ombudsman's remit was expanded in April 2004.
Company officers only hold authority, e.g. the power to institute disciplinary proceedings, within their remit.
However, the commissioner's remit would extend to 18 years of age.
He held that what the church had imposed the church could remit.
that the atonement took place not to satisfy the wrath of God, but in the practical interests of the divine government of the world, " The sufferings and death of the Son of God are an exemplary exhibition of God's hatred of moral evil, in connexion with which it is safe and prudent to remit that penalty, which so far as God and the divine attributes are concerned, might have been remitted without it."4
At the same time we have expanded our remit in the international arena.
broaden the remit of the GAAC.
Ideal opportunity to work on a variety of projects for a leading consultancy within its remit.
dissatisfye issues raised fall outside of the Commission's remit and customers are dissatisfied when no action is taken.
But we did have one request - that the project's remit expand to include the dugong.
Within its wider role to promote small business, it will have an explicit remit to promote enterprise in disadvantaged communities.
There seems no defensible reason for us not to try to help primary teachers as a logical extension of our existing remit.
We do not consider it appropriate to broaden the remit of the GAAC.
The scrutiny therefore recommends that consideration is given to widening the remit of Operation Trident to include gun crimes on all minority ethnic communities.
We resolved this dispute by extending the remit of the Boards Admin Board to cover the Boards Admin Board itself.
This set of learning materials seems to fulfill the original remit of the project; however, this did not tell the whole picture.
In fulfilling this remit, the GPCC undertakes regular reviews of the BBC's processes and performance in relation to complaints handling.
CILIP is also currently redefining and expanding the remit of its Branches.
The arrangements for appointing members should recognize the UK-wide remit of the UK Council.
Be encouraged to direct the research within the broad remit described above.
Catalyst Corby is the only Urban Regeneration Company to have a borough-wide remit.
The Campaign's self-imposed remit is to work for the introduction of land value taxation in the UK.
This research will support the groupÃ¢s widening participation remit.
Here is a draft remit being prepared by Blackwater Valley District.
The ombudsman's remit was expanded in April 2004.
remit of the inquiry will be extremely limited, carried out by a judge who is himself part of the establishment.
remit of this committee with regards to security coordination?
The remit has now been widened to all sources of funding, and provides a useful resource to the voluntary and community sectors.
self-imposed remit is to work for the introduction of land value taxation in the UK.
teaching fellow community and adjustments as the university changes are part of her remit.
Now that she has increased her remit to include urology, she works with two Clinical Service Unit Directors and two Clinical Governance Forums.
The remit for NICE is to ensure that best value for money is obtained from the National Health Service budget.
The scope of this review would normally have a remit wider than that of an introduction to a project write-up.
The Board may reject the order if it thinks the scheme to be of such magnitude or importance that it ought to come under the direct consideration of parliament, or it may modify it in certain respects, or it may remit it to the commissioners for further inquiry.
But it must be noted that, according to the orthodox doctrine, not only can an Indulgence not remit future sins, but even for the past it cannot take full effect unless the subject be truly contrite and have confessed (or intend shortly to confess) his sins.
The Campaign 's self-imposed remit is to work for the introduction of land value taxation in the UK.
Here is a draft Remit being prepared by Blackwater Valley District.
The remit of the inquiry will be extremely limited, carried out by a judge who is himself part of the establishment.
What is the remit of this committee with regards to security coordination?
Both are non-government, not-for-profit entities with a global remit to manage public research funding to deliver specific objectives.
This journal, the increasing strategic influence of the teaching fellow community and adjustments as the university changes are part of her remit.
Remit There is a growing sense of unease in the relationship between the European electorate and the European Union.
Now that she has increased her remit to include Urology, she works with two Clinical Service Unit Directors and two Clinical Governance Forums.
The remit of the teams was also widened to include greater emphasis on the rehabilitation element.
Alopecia areata usually resolves with time, although alopecia totalis is less likely to remit.
It's possible the claim was misplaced or lacks crucial information for the company to complete it and remit payment.
Usually, employers automatically deduct an employee's portion of FICA taxes from their paycheck and remit them to the IRS.
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) requires taxpayers to file their returns and remit any payment they owe by a specific date each year.
While technically taxpayers only need to pay their amount of the tax liability, the agency prefers that taxpayers file both a return and remit any money they owe by the due date.
Trusts which enjoy tax-exempt status must conform strictly to their remit and cannot disburse any surplus monies except to fulfill their stated objectives.
Should other means of support for Channel 4's remit be considered in the longer term?
An agency should have a remit which covers the whole food chain, from plow to plate.
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