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bless Sentence Examples

  • My brother Ralph, bless his soul, lost a son to the system after a divorce.

  • God bless FDR and the Democrats.

  • His mother, God bless her, wouldn't have recognized him.

  • Henceforward she strongly urged him on in his political career; and it was the refusal of the Roman priests to bless their union that first prompted Kossuth to take up the defence of mixed marriages.

  • Their first and most notable victim was Philip, the saintly metropolitan of Moscow, who was strangled for condemning the oprichina as an unchristian institution, and refusing to bless the tsar (1569).

  • It is held in high veneration by the Sinhalese, and numerous pilgrims ascend to the sacred spot, where a priest resides to receive their offerings and bless them on their departure.

  • 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.

  • Sacerdotal benedictions are not indeed sacraments - means of grace ordained by Christ himself, but sacramentals (sacramenta minora) ordained by the authority of the Church and exercised by the priests, as the plenipotentiaries of God, in virtue of the powers conferred on them at their ordination; "that whatever they bless may be blessed, and whatever they consecrate may be consecrated."

  • The power to bless in this ecclesiastical sense is reserved to priests alone; the blessing of the paschal candle on Holy Saturday by the deacon being the one exception that proves the rule, for he uses for the purpose grains of incense previously blessed by the priest at the altar.

  • That in this portion of their ritual, however, the Christians of that period were not universally conscious of its direct descent from Mosaic institutions may be inferred perhaps from the "benediction of the incense" used in the days of Charlemagne, which runs as follows: "May the Lord bless this incense to the extinction of every noxious smell, and kindle it to the odour of its sweetness."

  • Balak, king of Moab, became alarmed, and sent for Balaam to curse Israel; Balaam came after some hesitation, but when he sought to curse Israel Yahweh compelled him to bless them.

  • They try to get a more favourable result by sacrificing on a different spot, and by placing Balaam on the top of Pisgah to view Israel, but he is again compelled to bless Israel.

  • We praise thee, we bless thee, we worship thee, we glorify thee, we give thanks to thee for thy great glory.

  • May God bless them."

  • Mar Mani will we bless.

  • Lord, we will bless.

  • He then lays his right hand on it and ordains it, with the prayer: "Lay, 0 Lord, Thy holy hand upon this emblem of the cross and bless it."

  • It appeals to common sense, saying in effect, " If it be a fact that a Divine Person came into the world to bless mankind, all men ought to know it, and have a right to know it.

  • Branches of palm, olive or sprouting willow (hence in England known as "palm") having been placed before the altar, or at the Epistle side, after Terce and the sprinkling of holy water, the priest, either in a purple cope or an alb without chasuble, proceeds to bless them.

  • Even the Bible Society, through which the emperor in his later mood of evangelical zeal proposed to bless his people, was conducted on the same ruthless lines.

  • Zealous defenders credit him with all virtues, and bless him as the instrument divinely ordained to restore the peace of the Church; virulent detractors charge him with ingratitude, cowardice and double-dealing.

  • These constituted his family, and these were they whom his Father will bless.

  • Unto a stranger thou mayest lend upon usury; but unto thy brother thou shalt not lend upon usury, that the Lord thy God may bless thee" (Deut.

  • to bless and sanctify these candles for the use of men, and the health of bodies and souls....

  • 22), after which Moses and Aaron enter the sanctuary, and on reappearing once more bless the people.

  • Picus was the God of fortune that was able to bless good fortune upon people and predict their future.

  • On our action now depends the question whether our children shall curse or bless us; whether we shall live in their memory as promoters of civil strife, with all its miserable consequences, or as joint architects of a happy, prosperous and united state.

  • And others held that any priest who took salary was excommunicate; and that boys could bless the bread as well as priests.

  • They are the friends of lovers, and bless marriages and make them fruitful.

  • Since the 9th century it has been customary for the popes to bless these cakes, and distribute them on the Sunday after Easter among the faithful, by whom they are highly prized as having the power to avert evil.

  • There were many places where it could be said that Yahweh had recorded his name and would bless his worshippers (Ex.

  • My brother Ralph, bless his soul, lost a son to the system after a divorce.

  • God bless FDR and the Democrats.

  • His mother, God bless her, wouldn't have recognized him.

  • God bless him and shame fall on those who do not say amen " .

  • Bless and sanctify my soul with heavenly benediction, so that it may become Your holy dwelling and the seat of Your eternal glory.

  • bless 'em ).

  • May the Lord richly bless Pastor Legge for his wonderful preaching series.

  • bless along with his descendants.

  • Father we are truly blessed, may you bless those who are less fortunate.

  • God Bless, brad posted by: brad posted by: brad at April 16, 2005 04:36 AM I linked this post at 21st Century.

  • A bit cissy really, walking around in a nightie saying bless you to little children and sheep.

  • How many months go by without the film versions of Up Pompeii or Bless This House or rising damp being aired?

  • O, flowery be the paths they press; And ruddiest human fruitage bless Them with a lavish loveliness!

  • They invariably wished us well in very fulsome terms and in some cases they even said 'God Bless ' !

  • May the Lord in His sovereign grace richly bless you and your ministry there among the people of East Belfast.

  • Nancy, bless her, is our spiritual guru.

  • And God bless Fox Searchlight for swallowing the whole thing hook, line and sinker.

  • A little like the little impromptu " Turn Out The Lights " on " Bless It's Pointed Little Head " .

  • Sure, I had to bolster some outside walls with hastily improvised buttresses, but bless it all, somehow she made it through.

  • O Allah, bless the intercessor of the Day of Petition.

  • Posted by Dave on 9 March, 2004 at 1:22 PM God bless ya ma'am.

  • Queen Mom snuffs it Gawd bless yer ma'am by Kieren McCarthy Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, has passed on.

  • Bless Monsoon for providing for the stage where the casual onlooker still has to wonder for a second if you have a flabby midriff.

  • I have to admit to getting quite misty-eyed when I got my copy of the book God bless Karl and his lens.

  • In the early 70's I purchased JM's album Bless The Weather solely on the premise of the wonderfully poetic cover art.

  • In verses 1-2 the people bless the priests and Levites, and in the verse 3 the latter reply.

  • prosperity gospel is an answer to the question " How does God want to bless us?

  • God Bless, who had stationed himself behind a large rhododendron to eavesdrop on the lesson, was choking with silent laughter.

  • All thy works shall praise thee, O Lord; and thy saint shall bless thee.

  • seventy cult tv guests included Sally Geeson and Carol Hawkins who both appeared in the seventies sitcom Bless this ouse.

  • May the Good Lord bless your shoes with a lasting shine.

  • Other cult tv guests included Sally Geeson and Carol Hawkins who both appeared in the seventies sitcom Bless this ouse.

  • Say " bless you " when you hear someone sneeze.

  • It worked, of course, and the following day Eric appeared in overalls, carrying a spade - Bless ' im!

  • Jenny has been incredibly supportive, bless her heart.

  • He's never threatening but he's not exactly tactful sometimes bless him.

  • I will say again thank u and God bless u with ur views.

  • Her children, too, in ages yet unborn, shall bless the donor of the peoples park " .

  • But come whatever may, come weal or woe I love thee, bless thee where so e'er thou go!

  • Henceforward she strongly urged him on in his political career; and it was the refusal of the Roman priests to bless their union that first prompted Kossuth to take up the defence of mixed marriages.

  • Their first and most notable victim was Philip, the saintly metropolitan of Moscow, who was strangled for condemning the oprichina as an unchristian institution, and refusing to bless the tsar (1569).

  • 10-19) contains a promise, enforced by a figure drawn from the priestly ritual, that God will remove famine and bless the land from the day of the foundation of the temple onwards.

  • It is held in high veneration by the Sinhalese, and numerous pilgrims ascend to the sacred spot, where a priest resides to receive their offerings and bless them on their departure.

  • 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.

  • Sacerdotal benedictions are not indeed sacraments - means of grace ordained by Christ himself, but sacramentals (sacramenta minora) ordained by the authority of the Church and exercised by the priests, as the plenipotentiaries of God, in virtue of the powers conferred on them at their ordination; "that whatever they bless may be blessed, and whatever they consecrate may be consecrated."

  • The power to bless in this ecclesiastical sense is reserved to priests alone; the blessing of the paschal candle on Holy Saturday by the deacon being the one exception that proves the rule, for he uses for the purpose grains of incense previously blessed by the priest at the altar.

  • That in this portion of their ritual, however, the Christians of that period were not universally conscious of its direct descent from Mosaic institutions may be inferred perhaps from the "benediction of the incense" used in the days of Charlemagne, which runs as follows: "May the Lord bless this incense to the extinction of every noxious smell, and kindle it to the odour of its sweetness."

  • Balak, king of Moab, became alarmed, and sent for Balaam to curse Israel; Balaam came after some hesitation, but when he sought to curse Israel Yahweh compelled him to bless them.

  • They try to get a more favourable result by sacrificing on a different spot, and by placing Balaam on the top of Pisgah to view Israel, but he is again compelled to bless Israel.

  • We praise thee, we bless thee, we worship thee, we glorify thee, we give thanks to thee for thy great glory.

  • Among his best-known hymns are: - "The Greatness of God," "The Will of God," "The Eternal Father," "The God of my Childhood," "Jesus is God," "The Pilgrims of the Night," "The Land beyond the Sea," "Sweet Saviour, bless us ere we go," "I was wandering and weary," and "The Shadow of the Rock."

  • May God bless them."

  • 34, 35); the use of the verb " to bless " (71-1) in the sense of cursing (1 Kings xxi.

  • Mar Mani will we bless.

  • Lord, we will bless.

  • He then lays his right hand on it and ordains it, with the prayer: "Lay, 0 Lord, Thy holy hand upon this emblem of the cross and bless it."

  • It appeals to common sense, saying in effect, " If it be a fact that a Divine Person came into the world to bless mankind, all men ought to know it, and have a right to know it.

  • Branches of palm, olive or sprouting willow (hence in England known as "palm") having been placed before the altar, or at the Epistle side, after Terce and the sprinkling of holy water, the priest, either in a purple cope or an alb without chasuble, proceeds to bless them.

  • Even the Bible Society, through which the emperor in his later mood of evangelical zeal proposed to bless his people, was conducted on the same ruthless lines.

  • Zealous defenders credit him with all virtues, and bless him as the instrument divinely ordained to restore the peace of the Church; virulent detractors charge him with ingratitude, cowardice and double-dealing.

  • These constituted his family, and these were they whom his Father will bless.

  • Unto a stranger thou mayest lend upon usury; but unto thy brother thou shalt not lend upon usury, that the Lord thy God may bless thee" (Deut.

  • to bless and sanctify these candles for the use of men, and the health of bodies and souls....

  • 22), after which Moses and Aaron enter the sanctuary, and on reappearing once more bless the people.

  • Picus was the God of fortune that was able to bless good fortune upon people and predict their future.

  • On our action now depends the question whether our children shall curse or bless us; whether we shall live in their memory as promoters of civil strife, with all its miserable consequences, or as joint architects of a happy, prosperous and united state.

  • And others held that any priest who took salary was excommunicate; and that boys could bless the bread as well as priests.

  • They are the friends of lovers, and bless marriages and make them fruitful.

  • Since the 9th century it has been customary for the popes to bless these cakes, and distribute them on the Sunday after Easter among the faithful, by whom they are highly prized as having the power to avert evil.

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