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gospel
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Ulysses
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gospel
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Ulysses
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  • Stand up at the gospel of course.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • It ill becomes him to preach that gospel.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Black candles rise from its gospel and epistle horns.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • —Bloody wars, says I, I'll be in for the last gospel.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Yet still though his eyes were thick with sleep and sea air life was full of a host of things and coincidences of a terrible nature and it was quite within the bounds of possibility that it was not an entire fabrication though at first blush there was not much inherent probability in all the spoof he got off his chest being strictly accurate gospel.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • …inflammable doubtless (the fallen leader, that is, not the other) in his own peculiar way which she of course, woman, quickly perceived as highly likely to carve his way to fame which he almost bid fair to do till the priests and ministers of the gospel as a whole, his erstwhile staunch adherents, and his beloved evicted tenants for whom he had done yeoman service in the rural parts of the country by taking up the cudgels on their behalf in a way that exceeded their most sanguine…  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a gospel song
as in: they consider it gospel
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