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Usage examples for ordination

  1. It is a very good example of proper co- ordination in the management of forces. – Chess Fundamentals by José Raúl Capablanca
  2. " It's as bad as the doctrine of fore- ordination," laughed another of the party: " You can't if you will, You can if you won't, You'll be damned if you do, You'll be damned if you don't." – The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him by Paul Leicester Ford
  3. We can see in things a twofold order, dynamic, or that of subordination, and static, or that of co- ordination: the right arrangement of means towards ends, and the right arrangement of parts in a whole, or members in a system. – Ontology or the Theory of Being by Peter Coffey
  4. Priests must be married before ordination, but celibacy is imposed upon monks and high dignitaries. – History Of Egypt From 330 B.C. To The Present Time, Volume 12 (of 12) by S. Rappoport
  5. 17. One of the greatest military difficulties of this war, and perhaps of all Allied wars, has been the difficulty of co- ordination and co- operation in military effort. – The Victory At Sea by William Sowden Sims Burton J. Hendrick
  6. They are construing our constitution from a co- ordination of a general and special government to a general and supreme one alone. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  7. I am very, very slow to suggest ordination to a man. – Letters to His Friends by Forbes Robinson
  8. What co- ordination of sight and muscle! – The Promise of Air by Algernon Blackwood
  9. He receives ordination, and, realizing that there are benighted countries ten times as large as his native land beyond the seas, and, burning with zeal for the spread of the Gospel and the advancement of learning, sails for Britain, or passes into Gaul, or reaches the slopes of the Apennines, or the outskirts of the Black Forest. – The Glories of Ireland by Edited by Joseph Dunn and P.J. Lennox
  10. Each several minister must do all that in him lies, from the day of his ordination to the day of his death, to be all to his people that those four shepherds were to Immanuel's sheep. – Bunyan Characters First Series by Alexander Whyte
  11. Most of the other great leaders of this generation of Christians had also been officials; before ordination, they had been mixed up in business and politics, and had lived freely the life of their century. – Saint Augustin by Louis Bertrand
  12. You may have beautiful feelings at your ordination time. – Letters to His Friends by Forbes Robinson
  13. Remember me at my ordination as priest, please. – Letters to His Friends by Forbes Robinson
  14. Ewald witnessed other interesting missionary events at Jerusalem, which had a great bearing upon the subsequent history of the Society; namely, the baptism of John Moses Eppstein, and the ordination of Messrs. – Some Jewish Witnesses For Christ by Rev. A. Bernstein, B.D.
  15. Let even a considerable proficiency in their writings be required of candidates for ordination. – A Practical View of the Prevailing Religious System of Professed Christians, in the Middle and Higher Classes in this Country, Contrasted with Real Christianity. by William Wilberforce
  16. Additional legislation may also become necessary before the present Congress again adjourns in order to effect the most efficient co- ordination and operation of the railways and other transportation systems of the country; but to that I shall, if circumstances should demand, call the attention of Congress upon another occasion. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  17. And we do not read that either election or ordination was needed to make any given member of the apostolic church a helper. – Bunyan Characters First Series by Alexander Whyte
  18. The quality of co- ordination of these departments was repeatedly and emphatically denied by conspicuous and influential members of that body during the initial proceedings of the impeachment movement, and even on the floor of the Senate by the managers of the impeachment. – History-of-the-Impeachment-of-Andrew-Johnson-President-of-the-United-States-by-the-House-of-Representatives-and-his-trial-by-the-Senate-for-high-crimes-and-misdemeanors-in-office-1868 by Ross, Edmund G. (Edmund Gibson)
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