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  • M.] 59 Quinta regio Piceni est; quondam uberrimae multitudinis, ccclx. millia Picentium in fidem P.R. venere, (Plin.

    The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

  • Deus, qui beatam Ioannam Virginem ad fidem ac patriam tuendam mirabiliter suscitasti: da, quæsumus, eius intercessione; ut Ecclesia tua, hostium superatis insidiis, perpetua pace fruatur.

    May 30 -- St Joan of Arc

  • "Sed propositum salutis et eos amplectitur, qui Creatorem agnoscunt, inter quos imprimis Musulmanos, qui fidem Abrahae se tenere profitentes, nobiscum Deum adorant unicum, misericordem, homines die novissimo iudicaturum." from Lumen Gentium §16.

    CONFIRMED

  • "Prima conversion fit per fidem," St. Thomas Aquinas would say, the first conversion consists in believing.

    Zenit: Father Cantalamessa's 1st Advent Sermon

  • From the dictionary, perfidy is defined as "violation of a trust reposed", "from phrase per fidem decipere 'to deceive through trustingness'", "calculated violation of trust; treachery".

    They just can't resist reaching for the sensational

  • For the last inconvenience, that men will counsel, with an eye to themselves; certainly, non inveniet fidem super terram is meant, of the nature of times, and not of all particular persons.

    The Essays

  • Qui talibus credunt, aut ad eorum domos euntes, aut suis domibus introducunt, aut interrogant, sciant se fidem Christianam et baptismum praevaricasse, et Apostatas esse.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • In musicis supra omnem fidem capior et oblector; choreas libentissime aspicio, pulchraram foeminarum venustate detineor, otiari inter has solutus curis possum.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Cat. causas apud inferos quas in suam fidem receperunt, patrocinio suo tuebuntur.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Petronio, Suetonio, caeterisque petatis, quando omnem fidem excedat, quam a me expectetis; sed vetera querimur.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

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