• The Celebration of Discipline
    popular difficulties that hinder believers from practicing the disciplines: popular science (i.e. prejudice against a spiritual reality) and ignorance of the classical spiritual disciplines. Foster positions his book as a "how to" guide for spiritual disciplines, and a developing of spiritual...
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  • Sample
    Asking the blessing of Your Eminence, I am, Yours respectfully in Christ, N. In personal speech: Your Eminence ARCHBISHOPS: Addressing a letter: Most Reverend N______N _____,Archbishop of ___________ Salutation: Your Excellency: Concluding a letter: Asking Your Excellency's blessing, I am, Yours...
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  • America as a Christian Nation
    writing was endowed to all children in New England. Puritans believed that without education, the colonies would “Sink into Atheism, gross darkness and ignorance[4]”. When colonies were first established in Jamestown, the primary goal was to make money, and education was not needed, as the original colony was...
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  • Traditional Marrige in Nigeria
    The man’s family will say something like, “we saw a beautiful cow some time ago here and have come to take her home”. The woman’s family feigning ignorance will then bring out a cow to which the man’s family says they actually meant a lovely lady. Typically, the woman’s family will then bring out 2 different...
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  • Uses and Abuses of Media
    3 2.0 Body of report 3 2.1 Blessing in disguise in enforcing censorship 3 2.1.1 Censorship keeps...
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  • History of Liturgy
    for the entire empire. 2. Examples of inculturation: elaboration of Roman prayer formularies; supplementing the Roman lacunae (votive masses, blessings and exorcisms of places and things including instruments of ordeal, prayers for various occasions); introduction of apologies; contributions to the...
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  • Night of the Scorpion 1
    the intellect thinks it should be. While the peasants pray and speak of incarnations, his father, 'sceptic, rationalist', tries 'every curse and blessing, powder, mixture, herb and hybrid' and a holy man performs a rite. After a day the poison is no longer felt and, in a final irony, his mother, in...
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  • Suffering
    be put in shame; this guarantees our vindication and reward even before going through a trying moment. Those who bring suffering because of their ignorance find Jesus a stumbling and rock of offence, this helps me to understand their conduct and not harbor bitterness. We are exhorted not to not reply...
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  • The Three Brother
    stopped their journey, even after being told “wherever he stops you will know it is safe and you can rest there” (The Three Brothers pg. 1611). The ignorance of the two elder brothers shows the importance of obedience. After returning to the man who sent them on their errand, the brothers collected their...
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  • Gratitude
    tutor, friend, and on and on… I wish to express my gratitude for the opportunity I have to speak to the R.C. 6th ward. It has been a marvelous blessing to work with the Stake Leaders, and to meet so many great members within the Stake boundaries. My stewardship consists of the Stake Relief Society...
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  • Travelling
    truth that can be used to liberate against the oppressors. It has be indicated in the bible “God Created man to dominate and not to be dominated by ignorance, fear or poverty.” The truth ought to be found. When the bible was introduced by the missionaries, they were used to misinform the black...
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  • Diversity Board
    seemed to have all adopted the inconsistent notion that these people followed this religion. This is the first curse and a blessing that I have been brought acknowledge. The ignorance of people permeates me, I have tried to educate the few that I was unfortunate enough to engage in a conversation that dealt...
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  • Theology Study Guide
    Atonement serves as compensation to the father. Founded by Aquinas. Moral Influence Theory: Atonement as a demonstration of God’s love. Human fear and ignorance needed to be overcome (which was accomplished through Christ’s death). Founded by Peter Abelard. Socinian (Exemplar) Model: Atonement serves as...
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  • Chapter Journals for Philosophy
    understanding of his definition of "human wisdom" and how it makes him wise will reveal why Socrates does not fear death. In fact, he states that death is a "blessing"(65). In The Apology, Socrates has to defend himself against several charges. Some of these charges are; corruption of youth, impiety, and that he...
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  • Hinduism
    absolute impersonal spirit. Both pantheism and naturalism teach that illusion is grounded in ignorance. For the Westerner, as the illusion of a supernatural nature to man is based is somewhat based on ignorance. One day, when we gain sufficient knowledge of neurophysiology and environmental determiners...
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  • Socrates
    knows when one does not know. No one knows whether death may not be the greatest of all blessings for a man, yet men fear it as if they knew that it is the greatest of evils. And surely it is the most blameworthy ignorance to believe one knows what one does not know. It is perhaps on this point and in this...
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  • Hindu
    “Karma is the law of action at work in the universe.” This means that you should just live a life filled with honesty and justice. To be reborn is a blessing. If someone lives their life being lazy and acting like an animal, they might be reborn an animal in their next life. “Karma is the good and bad deeds...
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  • Fredrick Douglas
    the slaves’ beliefs. In the heart of slavery, captured Africans transported into the Americas came in ships and chains, while in the 21st century ignorance is the biggest vessel to bring African Americans into slavery. History has shown us through different documentations that it was illegal for a slave...
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  • beowulf
    minds of ignorance to intelligent minds of Christ and equality. February 7- Today I face the facts of a nation who is being separated by the turmoil of racial injustice. My Father called me down to Ebeneezer Baptist Church, where I was ordained a co- pastor. Everyday I thank god for blessing me with...
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  • Fundamental Rights
    a more perfect Union, establish justice, insure domestic tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.” Preamble – Constitution...
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