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If that person is not a Christian, my basis of argument has to be from a different premise.
In fact, many of the factors that are considered to see whether copyright has arisen will form the basis of argument in the High Court in the coming weeks in the context of the work of Michael Baigent and Richard Leigh, authors of The Holy Cross and the Holy Grail from which Dan Brown is alleged to have taken several central themes.
If a bishop should refuse such a confirmation or "ordination" on the basis of arguments not involving the essence of the Eucharist, such as obligatory celibacy, parishes may be confident that they are able to celebrate a real and genuine Eucharist when they are together in prayer and share bread and wine.
About 25percent men said stress due to shortage of money was the basis of arguments.
Others are the basis of arguments for policies that, if implemented, would have harmful effects.
And the Tory schools spokesman is right to warn that if the party wins the next election it will ultimately be on the basis of arguments rather than image.
They all advance important philosophical positions but not wholly on the basis of arguments formulated as numbered premises and standard rules of inference.
He did this on the basis of arguments that by today's standards are laughably specious.
has been the basis of arguments over the government's involvement with religion, ranging from organized prayer in public institutions to tax money for churches; the second part ("or prohibiting the free exercise thereof.
Legrand took special offense at a statement in the proposal that said "ff a bishop should refuse to confirm or ordain [someone proposed by the community] on the basis of arguments unrelated to the essence of the Eucharist, such as obligatory celibacy, parishes may be confident they are able to celebrate a real and genuine Eucharist," and adding, "We urge parishes to act in this way with a great amount of self-confidence and courage.
On the basis of arguments showing that none of the most influential analyses of Moore's paradox yields a successful resolution of the problem, a new analysis of it is offered.
We hope that the church will not lose him as an engaged and active member--at least not on the basis of arguments advanced in one Boston area church late last month.