To these levies the lands of the Church were liable equally with those of laymen.
It's old, but good, and it was written especially for laymen.
More than this was asked for by the Inquisition, for the greater portion of its officials were laymen.
There are other reasons why laymen should engage in the work of missions.
Ministers and laymen were to have liberty of private judgment.
Thus the criticism of the unthinking—of the laymen who went off at half-cock.
They came to England in 1224, only four clergy and five laymen.
And the word was invented to distinguish the laymen from the clergymen.
Four groups of many persons advance from the sides, these are the holy martyrs, men and women, priests and laymen.
In all these respects they have been regarded as laymen from the beginning.