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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Jesus Christ; the Savior.


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  • At Volterra, over the altar of a Company in the Church of S. Francesco, he painted in fresco the Circumcision of Our Lord, which is considered beautiful to a marvel, although the Infant, having been injured by damp, was restored by S.doma and made much less beautiful than before.

    Lives of the Most Eminent Painters Sculptors and Architects Vol. 04 (of 10), Filippino Lippi to Domenico Puligo

  • But the more perfectly that our oblation and sacrifice corresponds to the sacrifice of Our Lord, that is to say, the more perfectly we have immolated our love and our desires and have crucified our flesh by that mystic crucifixion of which the Apostle speaks, the more abundant fruits of that propitiation and expiation shall we receive for ourselves and for others.

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  • If, as Our Lord says, the blessed are those who are hungry for God's justice, perhaps we shall discover our blessedness as we hunger for what the neighbour, the stranger and the opponent has to give – and find the time for them to give it and us to receive it: 'doing justice' to them in their three-dimensional reality.

    Archbishop's Presidential Address

  • A relic of the Crusades, the cave had been carved out by the Order of Knights Templar after they had converted the Dome of the Rock into their Templum Domini, or “Temple of Our Lord.”


  • I grieve for the suffering of Our Lord, of course.

    The Red Queen

  • The San Antonio Express News reports that some Trinity University students are trying to get the university to drop “In the Year of Our Lord,” on the theory that “By having the phrase ‘In the Year of Our Lord,’ it is directly referencing Jesus Christ, and not everyone believes in Jesus Christ.”

    The Volokh Conspiracy » 2010 » March

  • I share the hope of Our Lord that all might be one.

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  • He would not like to miss the Easter service, given that he has much to be thankful for and wants nothing more than to celebrate the glorious resurrection of Our Lord.

    The Poet Prince

  • I did not create the original portraits of Our Lord and Our Lady.

    The Poet Prince

  • Now, I shall keep this image of Our Lord from burning.

    The Poet Prince


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