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  • 1 Espousals — • A contract of future marriage between a man and a woman, who are thereby affianced Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Espousals     Espousals      …

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  • 2 Espousals of the Blessed Virgin Mary — • A feast of the Latin Church Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Espousals of the Blessed Virgin Mary     Espousals of the Blessed Virgin Mary      …

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  • 3 Espousals of the Blessed Virgin —     Espousals of the Blessed Virgin Mary     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Espousals of the Blessed Virgin Mary     (DESPONSATIO BEATÆ MARIÆ VIRGINIS)     A feast of the Latin Church. It is certain that a real matrimony was contracted by Joseph and… …

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  • 4 espousals — es·pous·al || ɪ spaÊŠzl n. marriage ceremony; championing of a cause, supporting of an idea or principle …

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  • 5 espousals — n. pl. Betrothment, betrothal, betrothing, plighting, affiancing, pledging in marriage …

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  • 6 espousals — /aspawzalz/ A mutual promise between a man and a woman to marry each other at some other time. It differs from a marriage, because then the contract is completed …

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  • 7 espousals — /aspawzalz/ A mutual promise between a man and a woman to marry each other at some other time. It differs from a marriage, because then the contract is completed …

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  • 8 espousals — The mutual promises of a man and a woman to marry each other …

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  • 9 Mission San Juan Capistrano — This article is about the mission in California. For the mission of the same name in Texas, see Mission San Juan Capistrano (Texas). Mission San Juan Capistrano Mission San Juan Capistrano, photochrom print by William Henry Jackson c. 1899.… …

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  • 10 Joseph B. Soloveitchik — Infobox Person name = Rabbi Joseph Ber Soloveitchik image size = 186px caption = Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik of Yeshiva University birth date = February 27, 1903 birth place = Pruzhany, Belarus death date = Death date and age|1993|4|9|1903|2|27… …

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  • 11 Leo Strauss — Infobox Philosopher region = Western Philosophy era = 20th century philosophy color = #B0C4DE image caption = Leo Strauss name = Leo Strauss birth = September 20, 1899 Kirchhain, Prussia, German Empire death = October 18, 1973 Annapolis, Maryland …

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  • 12 Coventry Patmore — Coventry Patmore, painted by John Singer Sargent Coventry Kersey Dighton Patmore (23 July 1823 26 November 1896) was an English poet and critic best known for The Angel in the House, his narrative poem about an ideal happy marriage. Contents …

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  • 13 History of Brazil (1930–1945) — Depression, coffee oligarchs, and the Revolution of 1930The Great DepressionThe tenente rebellion did not mark the revolutionary breakthrough of Brazil s bourgeois social reformers. But the ruling paulista coffee oligarchy could not withstand the …

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  • 14 Christian mysticism — Union with Christ is the purpose of Christian mysticism. Christian mysticism refers to the development of mystical practices and theory within Christianity. It has often been connected to mystical theology, especially in the Catholic and Eastern… …

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  • 15 John of Ruysbroeck — This article is about the 14th century mystic. For the 15th century architect, see Jan van Ruysbroek (architect). The Blessed John of Ruysbroeck (Dutch: Jan van Ruusbroec, Jan (or Johannes) van Ruysbroeck, Dutch pronunciation: [jɑn vɑn… …

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  • 16 Brethren of the Free Spirit — The Brothers, or Brethren of the Free Spirit (Brüder und Schwestern des Freien Geistes), was a lay Christian movement which flourished in northern Europe in the 13th and 14th Centuries. Antinomian and individualist in outlook, it came into… …

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  • 17 Robert Morrison (missionary) — Robert Morrison First Protestant Missionary to China Born 5 January 1782(1782 01 05) Bullers Green, Morpeth, Northumberland, England …

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  • 18 Bardaisan — ( sy. ܒܪܕܝܨܢ, unicode|Bardaiṣān ; 154–222; also Latinized as Bardesanes ) was a Syriac gnostic, founder of the Bardaisanites, and an outstanding scientist, scholar, astrologist, philosopher and poet, also renowned for his knowledge of India, on… …

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  • 19 Contemplative prayer — In Christian mysticism, contemplative prayer or contemplation, for which the Greek term theoria (θεωρία) is also used,[1] is a form of prayer distinct from vocal prayer (recitation of words) and from meditation in the strict sense (a form of… …

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  • 20 Pekudei — Pekudei, Pekude, Pekudey, P’kude, or P’qude (פְקוּדֵי Hebrew for amounts of,” the second word, and the first distinctive word, in the parshah) is the 23rd weekly Torah portion (parshah) in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading and the 11th and …

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