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LAY PEOPLE. By this expression was formerly understood jurymen. Finch's Law, B. 4, p. 381 Eunom. Dial. 2, Sec. 51, p. 151.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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'I am please to know of an initiative...our lay people are becoming more and more socially engaged.
Nowadays, the sisters usually take night shifts and lay people cover the day, according to Sister Maria Friedman, who schedules two people for every hour.
Young (Instructor Department of Social and Preventive Medicine School of Public Health and Health Professions University of Buffalo, State University of New York) is a solid guide for students, professionals, and lay people to the latest industry developments, cost increases, and legal transformations to the American health care system.
However, another source of conflict is that today's generation of younger priests is not as supportive of lay people taking on the responsibilities generally reserved for priests, and this could create a great divide.
The site provides up-to-date information for professionals and lay people on medical conditions, drugs and supplements, and other topics.
The authors are passionate advocates of the importance of training and equipping lay people to plan and lead worship.
Asked about laity in the church, 41.1 percent described lay people as their "partners," 35.5 percent called lay people their "assistants," and 22.7 percent called the laity the "object" of pastoral ministry.
With such increasingly widespread tools, more analysts, researchers, planners, graphic designers, and lay people lacking basic cartography training have been creating maps that appear slick on the surface but contain internal flaws due to common beginner mistakes.
In the chapter for married lay people we read that St.
For four decades German scientists and pseudo-scientists, quacks and lay people turned to the body as both a reflection of their own social problems and a utopian answer in their search for control, perfectionism and an ideal world.
Roughly, three different types of evidence can be distinguished: scientific data, observations of health professionals, and personal experiences of lay people. The problematic issue is that some proponents of the precautionary principle consider scientific information, although necessary and important, not to be the exclusive basis for decision making.