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  • This is repeated three times, but on the second occasion the celebrant says: Dominus potens in proelio, and on the third: Dominus virtutum ipse est Rex gloriae.

    Palm Sunday Rites According to the Missal of Braga

  • Omnipotens sempiterne Deus, qui in electis prophetis mirabilis prædicaris: præsta, quæsumus; ut, sicut Eliæ spiritum in Propheta tuo Eliseo duplicasti, ita in nobis Spiritus Sancti gratiam, ad virtutum opera exercenda, multiplicare digneris.

    Ss Petri & Pauli

  • Deus, qui in Ecclesia tua nova semper instauras exempla virtutum: da populo tuo beati Andreæ Confessoris tui atque Pontificis ita sequi vestigia; ut assequatur et præmia.

    Leap Year -- Day

  • Today's case is a Counterreformation* document, a late 16th-century manuscript called Theatrum virtutum divi Stanislai Hosii The Theatre of the Virtues of the Venerable Stanislaus Hosius.

    Information, Culture, Policy, Education: Information design

  • And though Socrates himself was there to comfort him, ubi pristina virtutum jactatio O Axioche? where is all your boasted virtue now, my friend? yet he was very timorous and impatient of death, much troubled in his mind, Imbellis pavor et impatientia, &c.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Veras absolutas haec parit virtutes, radix omnium virtutum, mens et spiritus.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Academiis, quae viros undiquaque doctissimos, omni virtutum genere suspiciendos, abunde producunt.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Ipsos enim magis videntur, quos laudamus, quam illos, apud quos laudamus ornare ac tueri: sed tamen in laudenda jungenda sunt eliam haec genera virtutum.

    An Enquiry into the Principles of Morals

  • Item ab hoc latere maris per tres dietas habentur magnæ montium alpes, inter quas venit quasi oriens de Paradiso fluuius decurrentibus petris, nihil penitùs habens aquæ, in quibus æstimandæ sunt plurimum magnarum esse virtutum, quamuis de singulis humanæ scientiæ constare non potest.

    The Voyages and Travels of Sir John Mandeville

  • V. habeat, quo virum probatissimum, et singulari qu鄊 plurimarum virtutum laude ornatum habendum esse, boni principes censent.

    The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques and Discoveries of the English Nation

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