In Cade's case, that was probably a blessing at times.
Insomnia was a blessing from such darkness.
Alex and Carmen turned over the insurance money to her, with the blessing of the entire family.
Her brain tumor never seemed like a blessing before now.
With your blessing, I plan to ask Elisabeth to marry me.
Don't ask for my blessing, though, because you're not going to get it.
He said they weren't going to get his blessing, so it was highly unlikely.
"I don't know. It's my curse and sometimes, my blessing. I'm immune to young magic," Katie explained. "I assume this tree isn't that old."
In the "Blessing of Moses" (Deut.
The simplex is worn on Good Friday, and at masses for the dead; also at the blessing of the candles at Candlemas, the singing of the absolution at the coffin, and the solemn investiture with the pallium.
Benedictio, from benedicere, to bless), generally, the utterance of a blessing or of a devout wish for the prosperity and happiness of a person or enterprise.
In the usage of the Catholic Church, both East and West, though the benediction as defined above has its place as between one Christian and another, it has also a special place in the sacramental system in virtue of the special powers of blessing vested in the priesthood.
He taught, also, that a friend is the greatest blessing that any one can have.
Think of it now, and let it make every blessing brighter because your dear Father sends it to you.
I made a "speech" on July eighth, telling the members of the Association what an unspeakable blessing speech has been to me, and urging them to give every little deaf child an opportunity to learn to speak.
While I was thinking over the blessings that would come to the people of Egypt through this college, and eventually to England herself, there came into my heart the strong desire that my own dear country should in a similar way convert the terrible loss of her brave sons on the "Maine" into a like blessing to the people of Cuba.
So you see what a blessing speech is to me.
They did not "provide them houses," says he, "till the earth, by the Lord's blessing, brought forth bread to feed them," and the first year's crop was so light that "they were forced to cut their bread very thin for a long season."
I would not subtract anything from the praise that is due to philanthropy, but merely demand justice for all who by their lives and works are a blessing to mankind.
He never gave his children a blessing, so he simply held out his bristly cheek (as yet unshaven) and, regarding her tenderly and attentively, said severely:
My blessing, and may Christ be with you in your great endeavor!
In Kolyazin, master, a wonderful blessing has been revealed.
So I come, master, and the people say to me: 'A great blessing has been revealed, holy oil trickles from the cheeks of our blessed Mother, the Holy Virgin Mother of God'....