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  • When these crosses are carried in procession the figure of Christ faces the direction in which the procession is moving, but in the case of the papal, legatine, and archiepiscopal crosses the figure of our Saviour is always turned towards the prelate to whom it belongs.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • Other researchers, including Douglas Kerr at Hopkins, are looking at elevated levels of specific proteins not in the blood, but in the spinal fluid of MS patients, to help confirm diagnosis.

    The Autoimmune Epidemic

  • In 1824 they ceded this also, excepting eighty acres occupied by the chief Saracen (Sarrasin) below Pine Bluff, expecting to incorporate with the Caddo of Louisiana, but in this they were disappointed, and after being reduced to the point of starvation by successive floods in the Caddo country about Red River, most of them wandered back to their old homes.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • He felt some shyness and embarrassment, but in Dot's mind the joy was too great and this meant good things.

    The Informal Arrangements of Dot and Jerry

  • At first Portugal's zeal and generosity for the spread of Christianity corresponded to the liberality of the sovereign pontiffs manifested in the grant of the padroado; but in the course of time this patronage became the source of most unpleasant annoyances to the Holy See and one of the chief obstacles to the progress of the missions.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • These drugs do help to stave off joint destruction, but in the process TNF blockers also cause rheumatoid arthritis and psoriasis patients to have several-fold-higher rates of lymphoma a type of cancer.

    The Autoimmune Epidemic

  • It took three years, but in August 2010, al-Kuwaiti turned up on a National Security Agency wiretap.

    Persistent CIA hunter brought down bin Laden

  • Usage varied considerably, but in almost all cases the resources so provided seem to have been expended parochially and not upon the general needs of the diocese.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • The idea seems obvious now, but in the early 1950s Ido Ungar was among the first to realize the synergy of combining a bar and a bookmaking operation.

    One of a Kind

  • Partition of Poland (1792), but in the Third Partition (1795) she acquired the central basin of the Vistula, with Warsaw as its capital.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

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