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- proper n. God, the father of Creation
- proper n. A title given to priests.
- proper n. One's father
- proper n. One of the triune gods of the Horned God in Wicca alongside the Master and Sage and representing a man; younger than an elderly Sage and older than a boyish Master
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In perhaps the most tender verse in all the Bible, Esau, bereft and vulnerable, asked his blind and dying father, Isaac, "Have you no blessing for me, Father?"
One cannot approach the PiercedHeart of Jesus and not be drawn into His prayer to the Father from theCross: ³Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do² Lk 23:34.
Saw young Booth in Brutus, and liked him better than his father; went about and rested after my labors; glad to be with Father, who enjoyed
They will have wanted a good preacher at Rimini (there are some everywhere, to be sure, but sometimes they want a particular man, on purpose); the Father provincial there will have written to the Father provincial here, to know if he had such and such a person: and the Father provincial will have said, Father Cristoforo is the man for him; as, in fact, you see it is.
The Father stood still, in the attitude of one who was prepared to wait; but one of the bravoes rose, and called to him: Father, Father, come forward, we dont make Capuchins wait here; we are friends of the convent; and I have sometimes been within it when the air outside was not very good for me, and when, if the door had been closed upon me, I should have fared badly.
The benefactor, knowing who it was that had uttered these words, immediately ordered the workmen to throw the soil upon the roots again; and calling to the Father, who continued his walk said, Father Macario, half of the crop shall be for the convent.
Certainly, said the Father provincial, Father Cristoforo is a preacher; and I had already some thoughts
_ "In reverence, resignation, and relief, He addressed the Father saying:" _Father, into thy hands I commend my spirit.
And then when he'd put me in my seat (Father, I mean; not the conductor), all of a sudden he leaned over and kissed me; _kissed me -- Father_!
Father, _Father_, was laughing with me at a little secret between
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