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  • noun Plural form of godparent.

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  • Without too many details, let's just say that my godparents are about 70 and not in the best of health.

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  • Without too many details, let's just say that my godparents are about 70 and not in the best of health.

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  • I have very good people that are around me now, and have been for the last three years, and my godparents are the people that I look up to and ask for advice.

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  • Also called godparents, sponsors are required for baptism even of adults.

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  • Five days ago, we found out we were 'godparents', of sorts, to a new little family nestled in the trellis two feet from our front door!

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  • Today, I came across the passage on baptismal sponsors or "godparents" in Donald Attwater's Catholic Dictionary.

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  • Today, I came across the passage on baptismal sponsors or "godparents" in Donald Attwater's Catholic Dictionary.

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  • For why is it necessary for the sponsors "(this is the first mention of" godparents ")" also to be thrust into danger? ... let the little ones therefore come when they are growing up; let them come when they are learning, when they are taught where they are coming to; let them become Christians when they are able to know Christ.

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  • Five days ago, we found out we were 'godparents', of sorts, to a new little family nestled in the trellis two feet from our front door!

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  • The spokespeople of the collaboration "godparents" who perform a full internal review of the analysis and the draft of the paper.

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