Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Ecclesiastical Courts at Doctors' Commons: Michaelmas term, 1834-Michaelmas term, 1838

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Saunders and Benning, 1840 - Ecclesiastical law

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Page 867 - That no will shall be valid unless it shall be in writing and executed in manner hereinafter mentioned ; (that is to say), it shall be signed at the foot or end thereof by the testator, or by some other person in his presence and by his direction ; and such signature shall be made or acknowledged by the testator in the presence of two or more witnesses present at the same time, and such witnesses shall attest and shall subscribe the will in the presence of the testator, but no form of attestation...
Page 742 - ... some writing declaring an intention to revoke the same, and executed in the manner in which a will is hereinbefore required to bo executed, or by the burning, tearing, or otherwise destroying the same by the testator, or by some person in his presence and by his direction, with the intention of revoking the same.
Page 112 - ... in the presence of and attested by two or more credible witnesses...
Page 397 - Sun hardly be believed upon his oath, certainly not upon /tisy honour at the Old Bailey." im. Lord Strangford obtained a rule to shew cause why a criminal information should not be filed against the editor for a libel.
Page 109 - Testament in the presence of us who at her request and in her presence and in the presence of each other have subscribed our names as Witnesses thereto...
Page 855 - England, agreeable to the Word of God and the Primitive Church, very comfortable to all good People desiring to live in Christian Conversation, and most profitable to the Estate of this Realm...
Page 848 - THE Romish doctrine concerning purgatory, pardons, worshipping, and adoration, as well of images, as of reliques, and also invocation of saints, is a fond thing vainly invented, and grounded upon no warranty of Scripture, but rather repugnant to the word of God.
Page 750 - That no obliteration, interlineation, or other alteration made in any will after the execution thereof shall be valid or have any effect, except so far as the words or effect of the will before such alteration shall not be apparent, unless such alteration shall be executed in like manner as herein-before is required for the execution of the will...
Page 76 - And be it further enacted by the authority aforesaid, that the several good laws and statutes of this realm which have been formerly made, and are now in force for the uniformity of Prayer and administration of the Sacraments, within this realm of England, and places aforesaid, shall stand in full force and strength, to all intents and purposes whatsoever, for the establishing and confirming of the said book, intituled the Book of Common Prayer, &c.
Page 860 - O vos, transeuntes in domum Domini, in domum orationis, orate pro conservo vestro, ut inveniat misericordiam in die Domini.

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