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Definition of Simoniacally
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Literary usage of Simoniacally
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1. A Practical Treatise on the Law of Advowsons by John Mirehouse (1824)
"... or simoniacally promoted for good and valuable consideration, to any person not being privy unto, or having notice of such simony ..."
2. The Ecclesiastical Law by Richard Burn (1842)
"... or simoniacally promoted to promoted, benefices or ecclesiastical livings, have enjoyed the benefit of si'm"ny not such livings many years, ..."
3. The Ecclesiastical Law by Richard Burn, Robert Philip Tyrwhitt (1824)
"... contrary to all reason ana good conscience: for prevention thereof it is enacted, that after the death of the person so simoniacally promoted, ..."
4. A Collection of Statutes Connected with the General Administration of the by Great Britain, William David Evans (1817)
"PC That, after the Death of the Person so simoniacally promoted, the. ... or simoniacally presented, or bis Pali on, was convicted of such Offence at the ..."