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She studied theology at Yale Divinity School.
Jerusalem is a holy city for Judaism, Christianity and Islam.
When the Apostles Creed uses the word "catholic", it does not reference the church headed by the Pope, but rather a universal church.
She challenges accepted doctrine.
Downtown synagogues, mosques and churches of various denominations joined to assist the homeless.
She was his favorite student and disciple.
His success raising numerous small contributions is testament to his popularity.
It was a revelation to me. Until they gave us those tests, I had no idea that I was better than most people at clerical accuracy.
Many people have heard the parable of the prodigal son.
She was baptized at the same church as her grandmother.
Maria affirmed that she has complete faith in the other members of the team.
The arranged marriage solidified the alliance between two of Europe’s most important reigning families.
Protestant churches deny universal authority of the Pope.
She focuses more on the spiritual while his main concern is with temporal existence.
Prisoners who show repentance are more likely to be released on parole.
Their actions violate the canon of proportional response.
a Tibetan monk wearing an orange robe
Henry VIII’s Dissolution of the Monasteries was the largest legally enforced transfer of property in English history since the Norman Conquest.
The earliest surviving complete copy of the gospels dates back to the 4th century.
She takes it as gospel.
Her emotional testimony moved the jury.
Palestinians demanded that Israel halt construction in East Jerusalem.
The creature dwells in the forest.
Are we talking about a governmental or a religious parish?
an apostle of revolution
Paul claimed the role of Apostle to the Gentiles.
The cartoon with a drawing of Muhammad outraged many pious Muslims.
Her pies are divine.
extremism fed by unquestioned belief in the righteousness of their cause
On the eve of battle, he prayed that providence was in our favor.
Christians began celebrating Advent in the fourth century.
The University of Detroit Jesuit High School and Academy is an outstanding college-prep school.
To atone for sins is a common religious theme.
the three great monotheistic religions:  Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
While many atheist decline any non-material reality, others have a spiritual outlook on life.
He’s agnostic — about the existence of God and the proof of any non-physical belief.
The priest consecrated the chapel.
She believes God is omnipotent, omniscient, and omnipresent.
She believes God is omnipotent, omniscient, and omnipresent.
Her favorite Beatitude is "Blessed are the meek for they shall inherit the earth."
I felt unbearable anguish when my 4-year-old child died from brain cancer.
The Pilgrims who we remember on Thanksgiving were Puritans.
Resentments date back to the Crusades.
There are those who would like to deny Holy Communion to pro-choice politicians, but most see such a policy as violating the separation of church and state.
While I lie awake worrying, she sleeps serenely.
If it was a sin, it was venial.
The film, A Man for all Seasons is based on the life of Thomas More.
another example of hubris preceding a fall
He’s as old as Methuselah.
I can’t abide her continual complaints.
She grew up in abject poverty; though she didn’t know it.
The monk practices self-abnegation.
She has abrogated her responsibility as a mother.
The professor’s lectures were so abstruse that students tended to avoid them.
The meeting ended in acrimony.
I adjure you.
He admonished the child for his bad behavior
She is an exceptionally adroit pianist.
affrontan intentional insult; or to intentionally insult  — as in:  an affront to society
She considered anything but the very best manners to be an affront to her dignity.
They made up the story to aggrandize the threat.
She stepped back aghast at the behavior.
In Plato’s allegory, the prisoners in the cave represent people living in ignorance.
People who don’t know her, think she is aloof from the rest of the team, but she is just focused on the game.
If we cannot be close friends, we can at least live in amity.
Coal power plants are anathema to the environmental group.
The terrorist wants to annihilate a major American city.
the anodyne properties of certain drugs
the inherent antagonism of capitalism and socialism
Someone needs to replace her and her antediluvian ideas.
She suffers from more than the usual pre-test anxiety.
The live in appalling conditions.
The ascetic life has been more pronounced in Hinduism and Buddhism than in other major religions.
He looked askance at the offer.
She was alarmed by his atrocious behavior.
She was the first woman to attain the rank of general.
The expert authenticated her signature.
She looked at him with two unblinking, baleful eyes.
I don’t begrudge her making a profit, but this is unreasonable.
Few men could remain detached while looking into her beguiling eyes.
The poor, benighted innocent had never seen such a man.
Dickens, Charles  --  David Copperfield
It is our duty to bequeath a better world to our grandchildren.
She is bereft of hope.
She teaches and beseeches her students to think about their future.
bestow blessings upon the marriage
The government of the Muslim nation monitors major websites for blasphemy.
The problem with the Fannie Mae and its GSE brethren is...
She displays a callous indifference to others’ suffering.
The committee is characterized by chaos and calumny.
The priests are celibate.
Her certitude has given way to doubt.
She’s a charlatan and a cheat.
You can’t leap a twenty-foot chasm with two 10-foot jumps.
She said the United Nations resolution amounted to chastising Israel for wanting to exist.
She ignored the clamor of the crowd.
The battle axe was a weapon used to cleave skulls or decapitate.
She gives a career-advancing performance as his comely female companion.
a letter of commendation for superior performance
While most developed nations recognize the embargo, China ignores it without compunction.
They sent their condolences.
sparked the current conflagration by releasing the report
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