The kirk session was convened in my room after the great service ceased, and the glow of joy was on every face.
He would need a brave and facile pen who would venture to portray the kirk session of St. Cuthbert's Church.
Also, my share in the matter I must tell in the kirk session; and Dominie de Ronde is not one slack in giving the reproof.
My first meeting with the kirk session of St. Cuthbert's was an epoch-marking incident.
They have to go before a kirk session, consisting of the minister and perhaps half a dozen elders, when they are admonished.
The second, and larger, deputation was composed of ten or more, appointed to represent the kirk session and the Board.
"The kirk session is adjourned sine die," I said, for this is an ancient phrase and the proper forms must be observed.
They regulate matters concerning public worship and ordinances, and have appellate jurisdiction from the kirk session.
One day it came to the ears of the kirk session of the parish that she had had several interviews with his Satanic Majesty.
Those irregular marriages were in the eighteenth century a great source of trouble and annoyance to the kirk session of Kelso.