excommunicates

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  • The Church excommunicates also so sinners come to repentance quickly when they would not otherwise.
  • In many religions ex-members and excommunicates became known for doctrinal disputes with their former faith.
  • Paul herewith curses and excommunicates all false teachers including his opponents. Cited from Commentary on Galatians, Martin Luther
  • Today, the church is opposed to such marriages and excommunicates members who participate in them or publicly teach that they are sanctioned by God.
  • Today, the church is opposed to such marriages and excommunicates members who participate in them, whether or not polygamy is legal in the jurisdiction in question.
  • The grand vicar excommunicates the governor in the name of Xavier. Cited from The Works of John Dryden, Volume 16 (of 18), ed. by Walter Scott
  • With Bill and Barb estranged from her family, the LDS Church excommunicates her.
  • Wenilo had performed mass in another diocese with the local bishop's permission, and he had consorted with excommunicates without the consent of his fellow bishops.
  • Today, the LDS Church excommunicates any of its members who practice plural marriage or who otherwise closely associate themselves with Mormon fundamentalist practices.
  • Cardinal Monticelso is elected Pope and as his first act he excommunicates Vittoria and Brachiano.
  • He excommunicates the incestuous adulterer and admonishes them to purge out the old leaven. Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, 1 Corinthians Book 53
  • Redding is angered by Hill betraying him so he excommunicates Augustus from the Homeboys but lets him live only because of their history.
  • They save Jue Yuan's life, but his Sifu excommunicates him from Shaolin for his acts and banishes him.
  • For example, the LDS Church excommunicates members who practice polygamy or who adopt the beliefs and practices of Mormon fundamentalism.
  • In Deryni Rising, it is Loris who suspends Duncan and later excommunicates him.
  • He reserves all the fat benefices for himself, and excommunicates all who resist him: his legates come and spoil the land: those armed with his bulls come and demand prebends. Cited from The History of England, by T.F. Tout
  • They defy the world -- the world in return excommunicates them -- the female outlaws become desperate, and make it the business and pride of their lives to disturb the peace of their sober neighbours. Cited from Tales and Novels, Vol. III, by Maria Edgeworth
  • Emperor Frederick I calls the Council of Pavia; it declares Victor to be pope; Alexander excommunicates them all. Cited from The Great Events by Famous Historians, Volume 5, by Various
  • Once she is made Abbess, Alexandra expels and excommunicates Felicity, who begins a very public campaign to topple Alexandra.
  • This unites the Norman conquests in Italy with Sicily; the Pope excommunicates him. Cited from The Great Events by Famous Historians, Volume 5, by Various
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Root form of excommunicates is excommunicate for the verb.

Meaning of excommunicates

  • verb Exclude from a church or a religious community
    The gay priest was excommunicated when he married his partner
  • verb Oust or exclude from a group or membership by decree