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apostle
used in
The Idiot
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apostle
Used in
The Idiot
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  • It is strange to look on this dreadful picture of the mangled corpse of the Saviour, and to put this question to oneself: 'Supposing that the disciples, the future apostles, the women who had followed Him and stood by the cross, all of whom believed in and worshipped Him—supposing that they saw this tortured body, this face so mangled and bleeding and bruised (and they MUST have so seen it)—how could they have gazed upon the dreadful sight and yet have believed that He would rise…  (not reviewed by editor)

  • 'Yes,' I answered unhesitatingly, and I began to give some comments on the Apostle's allegorical vision.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: an apostle for the cause
as in: chosen by Jesus
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