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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of impetrate.


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  • Evangelical holiness is purchased for us by him, according to the tenor of the everlasting covenant, is promised unto us on his account, actually impetrated for us by his intercession, and communicated unto us by his Spirit.


  • That which is impetrated or obtained by petition is his by whom it is obtained.

    The Death of Death in the Death of Christ

  • But that which is the sacramental effect is not impetrated by the prayer of the Church or of the minister, but through the merit of Christ's Passion, the power of which operates in the sacraments, as stated above (Q. 62, A. 5).

    Summa Theologica, Part III (Tertia Pars) From the Complete American Edition

  • And yet something in addition may be impetrated for the receiver of the sacrament through the devotion of the minister: but this is not the work of the minister, but the work of God Who hears the minister's prayer.

    Summa Theologica, Part III (Tertia Pars) From the Complete American Edition

  • Situated on the proximities of the military fortress of same name, the Imbuhy community lives in state of war with the army since 1995, due to an action of reintegration of possession impetrated on Justice by the militaries, that wish to expel from the place 32 families that live there from more than a century.

    CMI Brasil


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