The patriarchal age, which still endures, succeeded.
"The Truth About Woman" by C. Gasquoine Hartley
Little Dorrit used sometimes to go to sew at the house of "The Patriarch," and Pancks often saw her there.
"Tales from Dickens" by Charles Dickens and Hallie Erminie Rives
According to the first book of the Bible, the earth fell into a very wicked condition in the days of the patriarchs.
"Flowers of Freethought" by George W. Foote
The Spanish laws, with reference to the Indians, are altogether patriarchal.
"Adventures in the Philippine Islands" by Paul P. de La Gironière
In 1451 the patriarchate of Grado was transferred to Venice, where the patriarch had been living for a long time.
"The Shores of the Adriatic" by F. Hamilton Jackson
To what extent and in what manner did the patriarchal family take the place of the state?
"History of Human Society" by Frank W. Blackmar
As for the Old Testament patriarchs, we now learn that their very existence is uncertain.
"Communism and Christianism" by William Montgomery Brown
Such an account, with a criticism of the patriarchal theory, is here offered.
"The Position of Woman in Primitive Society" by C. Gasquoine Hartley
All three had traversed those distant provinces as they might have done during the Golden Age, in the days of the patriarchs.
"The Memoirs of Madame Vigée Lebrun" by Marie Louise Elisabeth Vigée-Lebrun
The ancient rule is that no bishop is eligible for the patriarchate.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 3" by Various
In this patriarchal society, respect for parental authority was dominant.
"Area Handbook for Albania" by Eugene K. Keefe
That which strikes us as most noticeable in the organization of society in heroic times is its patriarchal simplicity.
"Greek Women" by Mitchell Carroll
The patriarch was not only father of his family or clan, but was their king and high priest.
"Oriental Women" by Edward Bagby Pollard
Eutropius fled for refuge to the Church of Saint Sophia, where he was protected by the patriarch Chrysostom.
"Women of Early Christianity" by Alfred Brittain
The emperor, however, would not help him against the patriarch.
"Sketches of Church History" by James Craigie Robertson
The patriarch was chieftain and priest.
"Historia Amoris: A History of Love, Ancient and Modern" by Edgar Saltus
The patriarchate, in turn, was totally subordinate to the sultan.
"Area Handbook for Bulgaria" by Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
The Patriarch, who had been early on deck, came up full of enthusiasm.
"The Ship Dwellers" by Albert Bigelow Paine
The Protestant movement, initiated at Constantinople by American missionaries in 1831, was opposed by the patriarchs and Russia.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 5" by Various
While you are sitting here at your ease, those two old patriarchs have been stealing a march upon us.
"A Double Knot" by George Manville Fenn
A patriarchal elm
Its stately form uprears,
Which twice a hundred years
Has ruled this woodland realm.
"Summer Hours" by Horatio Alger Jr
We see the Patriarch's wintry face,
The maid of Egypt's dusky glow,
And dream that Youth and Age embrace,
As April violets fill with snow.
"The Last Blossom" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
England is more in debt to thee—
Old weaver, with the patriarchal brow—
Than England knows herself to be,
Yet shall she pay thee, though she holdeth now.
"Lines, to Mr. Samuel Bamford, on his seventy-sixth birthday, February 28th, 1864." by Samuel Bamford
Who will believe that, with a smile whose blessing
Would, like the Patriarch's, sooth a dying hour,
With voice as low, as gentle, and caressing,
As e'er won maiden's lip in moonlit bower;
"Red Jacket" by Fitz-Greene Halleck
And next the "patriarch" who led
For nearly three-score years
Our "Sabbath school"--its worthy head--
Rekindled all our fears
By saying, with a smile benign,
"Since it's the fashion, I'll resign!"
"Without A Minister" by Hattie Howard
With grief-struck brow the Patriarch now
Bares the sharp and glittering knife;
On that mournful pyre, oh hapless sire!
Must he take his darling’s life?
Will fails not, though his eyes are dim,
God gave his boy—he belongs to him.
"Abraham’s Sacrifice" by Rosanna Eleanor Leprohon
Richard Wight Burt , 88, beloved patriarch, passed away on October 20, 2012, attended by his children.
A spokeswoman for Michael Jackson's father says the musical family's patriarch has suffered a mild stroke.
LAS VEGAS—A spokeswoman for Michael Jackson's father says the musical family's patriarch has suffered a mild stroke.
Published Thursday, Nov 29, 2012, at 5:22 p.m. LAS VEGAS — A spokeswoman for Michael Jackson's father says the musical family's patriarch has suffered a mild stroke.
The Autumn of the Patriarch By Gabriel García Márquez.
Patriarch Murdoch 's influence in Britain has been enormous for decades.
Syria-based Orthodox patriarch dead at 92.
The patriarch guided Egypt's Christians as they felt increasingly isolated and threatened after Mubarak's ouster.
In the Shadow of the Patriarch .
Zimmer patriarch tries to reclaim life.
Patriarch Sabbah looked war-weary last summer when he visited the 800 Palestinian families who have relocated from his patriarchate to the Archdiocese of San Francisco.
He was in San Francisco for the patriarch 's visit.
Bass fishing patriarch to fish Elites.
Watch Ivan Watson's insightful documentary on the patriarch 's plight on CNN International's "World's Untold Stories".
The country is predominantly Muslim and led by a secular government that's had a complicated relationship with the patriarchate .