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sacrilege
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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  • —Do you fear then, Cranly asked, that the God of the Roman catholics would strike you dead and damn you if you made a sacrilegious communion?
  • —Would you, Cranly asked, in extreme danger, commit that particular sacrilege?
  • But you are not free enough yet to commit a sacrilege.

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  • They consider it sacrilege to depict Muhammad in a drawing.
  • What is considered freedom of expression in the United States can be illegal in parts of Europe or sacrilege in the Middle East.

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