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  • n. a mountain range in northwestern Israel near the Mediterranean coast

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Examples

  • Our Lady of Mount Carmel (July 16th), where mention is also made of the tradition that the cloud seen by Elijah (3 Kings 18. 42-45) is a symbol of Our Lady.

    The Life of the Blessed Virgin Mary

  • 1, Our Lady Help of Christians 1, of Good Counsel 5, of Grace 4, of la Salette 2, of Loreto 1, of Lourdes 3, of Mercy 3, of Mount Carmel

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 11: New Mexico-Philip

  • Our appearance at Ashland drew the Confederates out in that direction, as was hoped, so, leaving Colonel Pennington's brigade there to amuse them, the united command retraced its route to Mount Carmel church to cross the North Anna.

    She Makes Her Mouth Small & Round & Other Stories

  • Mendicant friars, the Carmelites moved from Mount Carmel in Jerusalem to Cyprus in 1238 and thence throughout Western Europe.

    A Handbook of Symbols in Christian Art

  • On the other hand, in this account it is a Carmelite on Mount Carmel instead of an Essene on Mount Horeb of whom counsel is sought.

    The Life of the Blessed Virgin Mary

  • Our holy Fathers of Mount Carmel sought in perfect solitude and utter contempt of the world for this treasure, this precious pearl, [157] of which we speak, and we are their descendants.

    The Interior Castle or The Mansions

  • Orphanage, for girls, Quilon, with 47 inmates; Mount Carmel

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • Hadadrimmon is, according to the ordinary interpretation of (12: 11) a place in the valley of Megiddo (a part of the plain of Esdraelon, six miles from Mount Carmel and eleven from Nazareth), where a national lamentation was held for the death of King Josiah.

    Smith's Bible Dictionary

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