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apostle
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Ulysses
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  • And snug in their spooncase of purple plush, faded, the twelve apostles having preached to all the gentiles: world without end.
  • Symbol of the apostles in the mass for pope Marcellus, the voices blended, singing alone loud in affirmation: and behind their chant the vigilant angel of the church militant disarmed and menaced her heresiarchs.

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  • —A new apostle to the gentiles, says the citizen.
  • Angels much prostitutes like and holy apostles big damn ruffians.

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as in: an apostle for the cause Define
an ardent early supporter of a cause or reform or: any important Christian missionary -- especially the first to a country or region
as in: chosen by Jesus Define
Christianity: one of the original 12 disciples (followers) chosen by Jesus Christ to preach his gospel
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