solemn declaration

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These consisted in a form to be filled up with the applicant's name, age, and school; a solemn declaration to be signed that he would read a set portion of Holy Scripture every night for a year; and a request for half a crown; this, it was explained, was demanded partly to prove the earnestness of the applicant's desire to become a member of the League, and partly to cover clerical expenses.
interposed the mother, putting down her tea-cup and brushing the crumbs out of her lap, preparatory to making a solemn declaration.
There was for me an enormous significance in the scene, the sense of having witnessed a solemn declaration.
The husband who loves you, and the sisterly friend who loves you, have each made a solemn declaration.
If the candidate is established in France, a solemn declaration of the applicant showing that the work is done by regular salaried employees under Articles L.
The checks would be carried out with the permission of the conscripts and after a written solemn declaration.
The first sign is the solemn declaration by the AKP stating that they "will not allow anyone to question the position of president Erdoy-an" and this is their red line for any coalition government.
WNO Music Director Philippe Auguin, launched the overture with a markedly slow and solemn declaration of its Masonic credentials, but was quick to lighten his touch along with Mozart.
In July 2004 the Solemn Declaration on Gender Equality (SDGEA) was adopted at the AU meeting.
NNA - Judge Ivana Hrdlickova, appointed by the United Nations Secretary General to serve on the Appeals Chamber of the Special Tribunal for Lebanon, will pronounce her solemn declaration before taking up her duties at a public hearing on Wednesday, 16 January at 4 pm.
the Supreme Court of Canada said: "There remain compelling reasons to prefer statements made under oath, solemn affirmation or solemn declaration.
On the basis of China's conditions, we've made a solemn declaration that we'll not employ a system of multiple parties holding office in rotation," The China Daily quoted him, as saying.