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  • It seems more probable that the explanation for this practice should be sought in the principle, admitted in the Latin Rites, that, as evidence of mourning, all signs of reverence and salutations are omitted, among them the blessing of objects and of persons, just as on Good Friday the blessing of the water, all obeisances and salutations, and the blessing of the people are omitted.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • Personal immunity is the exemption of the clergy from certain public burdens and obligations, which the general religious sentiment of the people declares in keeping with their office or which render the discharge of their calling difficult.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • But, she added, hardly any of the people she spoke to about him used the word thoughtful.

    In the Shadow of the Oval Office

  • John Sears began asserting a right to exercise absolute control over the campaign and move aside some of the people who had been with me in California.

    An American Life

  • The absence of these types of programs today probably reflects the future orientation of the people who are likely to create and evaluate behavior-change programs.

    The Time Paradox

  • These conditions made it clear to those who gave serious thought to the subject that the attitude of many of the people in the motion picture industry that they could present to the public all types of pictures, crime-inciting, immoral, indecent, sacrilegious without restraint would result in a decided lowering of the standards of our citizenship.

    Grand Theft Childhood

  • As in Macedonia, the nobles embraced Greek culture while the vast majority of the people carried on the ways of their ancestors, even in the Hellenized cities.

    Alexander the Great

  • On her front lawn in El Lago, Janet thanked all of the people who helped make the flight successful: We thank you for everything—your prayers, your thoughts, just everything.

    First Man

  • Searching the names of the people on the rig registered with the Canadian Coast Guard, they discovered who she might be meeting on board.

    The Ark

  • Many of the people she treats have waited months for an appointment in order to confirm a diagnosis or gain better treatment for such rheumatic autoimmune diseases as lupus and antiphospholipid syndrome.

    The Autoimmune Epidemic

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