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homily
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David Copperfield
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  • No company, a walk, a family dinner of four, and an evening of looking over books and pictures; Miss Murdstone with a homily before her, and her eye upon us, keeping guard vigilantly.

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  • The patriarch of Constantinople died in exile for criticizing the imperial court in his homilies.
    History of Christianity - Wikipedia  --  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Christianity(retrieved 05/20/06)
  • Bennington delivered a homily based on this scene.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide

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