In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1legislador masculinelegisladora feminine
- If a custom is outgrown, or discovered to be wrong, then some procedure must be available for lawgivers to identify a new way for society to function.
- The idea that people decide what is normative in life (called popular sovereignty) is opposed to the Word of God, which teaches that God is sovereign as the final lawgiver.
- The lawless reprobate was condoned by the vices of the lawgivers: condoned, that is, for misdeeds short of murder.
- The reluctance of lawgivers to push conversion to the metric system is due mainly of these three objections by the fundamentalist lobby.
- How many lawgivers has the world seen from Solon to this day?
- Though we might not like most human ‘rules and laws,’ we might like the idea of a divine lawgiver and laws even less.
- Whatever their practical usefulness (which is problematic), the kings who made them clearly wanted to seem sophisticated: lawgivers in the classical mould.
- So the perfect judge would have to be the perfect lawgiver, whose laws are not only infinitely complex but also ordered toward a perfectly just society.
- This chapter and verse makes clear that only God can be our lawgiver, judge and King.
- Perhaps there cannot be laws without a lawgiver.
- It relieved humanity of the heavy load under which it was groaning and broke the fetters unjust rulers and ignorant lawgivers had put around its feet.
- It is no more valid to say ‘because law suggests a lawgiver, a divine lawgiver must exist’.
- In international law, violators do sometimes turn out to be lawgivers.
- As lawgiver, he reconciled dynastic and Islamic law, enforced justice, and organized provincial administration, land tenure, taxation, and educational/religious hierarchy.
- But there is no hint that the other great lawgivers sought even a formal ratification for their codes.
- Pre-emptive war, toothless lawgivers, and corporate greed leave democracy in the hands of the people.
- Unlike human laws which imply the existence of a lawgiver, natural laws are simply sophisticated ways of saying ‘That's the way it goes.’
- It basically says that the law is whatever the lawgiver says it is.
- So, it seems these lawgivers are indeed above the laws that are so vigorously enforced on unpopular public figures who are supporters of the wrong political party.
- There were musicians in my family, warriors, poets, lawgivers.
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