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  • Animadvertistine, ubicumque stes, fumum recta in faciem ferri?

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  • Speculator spiritalis/Quasi Seraphim sub alis/Dei videt faciem.

    Sensual Encounters: Monastic Women and Spirituality in Medieval Germany

  • Oravi ad Dominum, Deum meum ego Daniel dicens: exaudi, Domine, preces servi tui, illumina faciem tuam super sanctuarium tuum, et propitius intende populum istum, super quem invocatum est nomen tuum, Deus.

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  • Sitivit anima mea ad Deum, Deum vivum; quando veniam et apparebo ante faciem Dei?

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  • Qui retro cadere dicitur, et non in faciem sicut Saulus cecidisse memoratur.

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  • "Emitte Spiritum tuum et creabuntur, et renovabis faciem terrae -- Send forth your Spirit and everything will be recreated and you will renew the face of the earth."

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  • Pliny, in his third book, says that from time immemorial the people of the southern coasts of Spain believed that the sea had forced a passage between Calpe and Abila: “Indigenæ columnas Herculis vocant, creduntque per fossas exclusa antea admisisse maria, et rerum naturæ mutasse faciem.”

    A Philosophical Dictionary

  • “Inspiravit in faciem ejus spiraculum,” or “spiritum vitæ” — And he breathed upon his face the breath of life; and, according to the Hebrew, he breathed into his nostrils the breath, the spirit, of life.

    A Philosophical Dictionary

  • Rabie concepta, caesariem abrasit, puellaeque mirabiliter insultans faciem vibicibus foedavit.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • When [4912] Chaerea saw the singing wench's sweet looks, he was so taken, that he cried out, O faciem pulchram, deleo omnes dehinc ex animo mulieres, taedet quotidianarum harum formarum!

    Anatomy of Melancholy

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