The schism between my two best friends put me in the awkward position of having to choose one over the other.
In the United States, the schism caused by slavery eventually led to the Civil War.
Because of the schism that has divided the football players, our high school team will not play a game this week.
As a result of the schism within the church, many clergy members are confused between which of the two sects to join.
When the king and the prince could not agree on the best way to rule the nation, a schism developed that pitted the king and the military against the prince and the rebels.
In the event of a schism between the board members, an independent agency will work to find a compromise that will unite the two groups.
The schism that divided the nation into two separate countries was caused by religious differences.
A century ago, a severe schism occurred within the Lutheran church and split the religion into two different branches.
Once my parents realized their schism was destroying our household, they decided to end their marriage and go their separate ways.
After a fifty-year schism, the government and the rebels were finally able to make peace and form a united country.
At the fall of the western empire Acacius attempts his schism.
Rome, that boasts of her freedom from schism should blot the 18th century from her page.
Quick work was to be made of schism, heresy, and rebellion in France.
The work of schism has been pretty extensive in some parts of this District.
In that case you would choose some other ultimatum as your test of schism.
They retired into their castles and remained aloof from the schism.
By that time almost all traces of the schism had disappeared.
What act of union with heretics, or of schism with the Church, can you lay to my charge?
But such thoughts border on heresy and schism; away with them.
The schism which the oaths had produced was, as yet, insignificant.