Annual Register Volume 145

Annual Register Volume 145

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1904 edition. Excerpt: fact being that an electoral congregation itself chooses and supports its pastor. The fourth and last of the four Church laws extends the regulations under which a church can be used by other clergymen of the State Church, inasmuch as this can in future be done by one or more parishioners desiring a clergyman from another parish to ofliciate in their church, provided their own pastor gives his consent. Should the pastor withhold his consent the matter can be brought before the bishop or the Church Minister. These Church measures were very fully and very lengthily discussed, both in the Rigsdag and outside, but they were eventually carried by very large majorities. A number of other measures of considerable importance were passed. Amongst these may be mentioned Bills relating to harbour and other works on the coast of Jutland, and to the rates and organisation of the State railways; various measures dealing with the Faroe Islands; Bills for the building of a large new national hospital and for the national theatre; and a Bill as to higher national schools, etc. The latter, which is another outcome of the reforming energy of M. Christensen, the Church Minister, provides, in continuation of the instruction in the national schools up to the age of eleven to twelve years, two further courses: the intermediate school with a four, and the subsequent gymnasium with a three, years' course. The final examination of the latter constitutes the present " artium " or student's examination, which is requisite for all wishing to enter the university, and to take the degrees necessary for admission to the liberal professions or the Civil Service. The effect of this measure is virtually an opening of the door of the university more

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  • Paperback | 348 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 18mm | 621g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236992687
  • 9781236992680