This inherited capacity is a sort of sixth sense--a soul-sense which sees, hears, feels, all in one.
Later, he hears his sister cry out upstairs!
After sitting a while, she suddenly hears someone coming... a sleigh drives up with harness bells; she hears him coming!
She converses with angels, sometimes even with the Lord, and both hears and see mysteries."
Howie thinks he hears movement outside at one point but sees nothing.
There are law, medical and engineering schools in the country, but one rarely hears of them.
It has oversight of all the congregations within its bounds; hears references from kirk-sessions or appeals from individual members; sanctions the formation of new congregations; superintends the education of students for the ministry; stimulates and guides pastoral and evangelistic work; and exercises discipline over all within its bounds, including the ministers.
The general assembly reviews all the work of the Church; settles controversies; makes administrative laws; directs and stimulates missionary and other spiritual work; appoints professors of theology; admits to the ministry applicants from other churches; hears and decides complaints, references and appeals which have come up through the inferior courts; and takes cognizance of all matters connected with the Church's interests or with the general welfare of the people.
When Jude Bryce hears how his brother died, presumably avenging their arrest, he's going to announce it was the psychic tipster who killed him!
The synod hears appeals and references from presbyteries; and by its discussions and decisions business of various kinds, if not settled, is ripened for consideration and final settlement by the general assembly, the supreme court of the Church.
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As these " secondary waves " return to S their distance apart is nearly equal to twice the distance between the rails, and the observer then hears a note of wave-length nearly 2EF.
But if an observer is stationed at S' the waves will be about half as far apart and will reach him with nearly twice the frequency, so that he hears a note about an octave higher.
But even there it does not find the Highest, the One; it still hears a voice saying, " not we have made ourselves."
The western slope of the Sierra Nevada hears fine forests similar to those of the Cascade Range and of the Coast Range, but of more open growth, and with the redwood exchanged for groves of big trees (Sequoia gigantea) of which the tallest examples reach 325 ft.
22, hears suits for nullity of marriage on physical grounds in camera, but not petitions for dissolution of marriage, which must be heard in open court.
Personal tithes are now rare, except of fish caught at sea, when they are payable to the church where the taker hears divine service and receives the sacraments.
The verbal stem is here followed by the subject-suffix or substantivetdm-f, he hears; t~mw itu, the king hears.
It is varied by the addition of particles, &c., n, In, ~lr, tw, thus: i~m-f, he hears; .idm-w-f, he is heard (p1.
Thus tdm.t-f may mean she whom he hears, she who~se praises] he hears, she reigned in different countries forming a compact and not very large areaperhaps from South Arabia to Asia Minor, and from Persia to Crete and Egypt.
The words of the Imam are echoed in every heart, and every Moslem hears only the cry of the Faith..
ISHMAEL (a Hebrew name meaning "God hears"), in the Bible, the son of Abraham by his Egyptian concubine Hagar, and the eponym of a number of (probably) nomadic tribes living outside Palestine.
One who feels pained or pleased, who feels hot or cold or resisting in touch, who tastes the flavoured, who smells the odorous, who hears the sounding, who sees the coloured, or is conscious, already believes that something sensible exists before conception, before inference, and before language; and his belief is true of the immediate object of sense, the sensible thing, e.g.
The dragon hears Beowulf's shout of defiance, and rushes forth, breathing flames.
But even so one hardly hears anything about state or court except great enterprises and anecdotes.
Another day he falls in with a decrepit old man, and stricken with dismay at the sight, renews his questions and hears for the first time of death.
A board of railway commissioners, which in 1907 succeeded a commissioner (whose office was created in 1873) hears complaints, has power to issue various orders and permits of minor importance to railway companies, and reports annually to the governor.
Besides the ordinary chancery jurisdiction it hears all applications for divorce or nullity of marriage.
In the former case he neglects the study of savage myths; in the latter he unconsciously accommodates what he hears to what he calls " the truth."
(2) Words terminating in s surd or sonant and in x anciently formed their plural by adding to the singular the syllable es (bras, brasses; pres,, preses; maleix, maleixes), but subsequently, from about the 15th centui-v, the Castilian influence substituted Os, so that one now hears brrissos, presos, ma~eixos.
A curious fact, and one which has arisen since the 15th century, is the addition of a paragogic C to those infinitives which are accentedon the radical; in a portion of the Catalan domain one hears creurer, veurer.
Subsequently the perfect of the three conjugations has admitted forms in -r (anidres, amdrem, amdreu, amdren), derived from the ancient pluperfect amara, &c., which has held its ground down to the present day, with the meaning of a conditional in some verbs (one still hears fora, haguera).
L mouillde (written be) represents not only the Latin l, ii, ij, but also, at the beginning of words, the combinatioos ci, gi, Pt, hi, fi: llama (f I ~ m ma), have (c I a vi s), ilorar (p1 o r a r e); the tendency of the modern language is, as in Catalan, to reduce Il to y; thus one readily hears yeno (p I c n u m).
In "The Lesson," the young boy hears of the news of his father's death in a very abrupt way.
The district judge hears the case and if satisfied makes the nisi order absolute.
accumulated inclinations how deeply he will consider what he hears.
In each book, the writer quickly befriends the " players " of the respective communities and hears the gossip.
The friend who attends the bridegroom waits and listens for him, and is full of joy when he hears the bridegroom's voice.
So now whenever she hears anyone coming, she justs carries on doing whatever she was doing, normally cleaning herself.
curdleou care that he still hears the blood curdling screams?
December 19: the Security Council hears an initial, closed-doors assessment of the Iraqi dossier from Blix and ElBaradei.
A real trumpet is actually played by an artificial embouchure, the visitor controls air pressure and the valves and hears the results.
Beside teddy hears, Susanna uses pigs. crocodiles, squirrels, rabbits and other creatures to portray human foibles.
In the first case, Smith hears some malicious gossip about the past career of Jones.
It depends on someone's accumulated inclinations how deeply he will consider what he hears.
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An example would be a player with 11 points whose partner opens in third seat and hears a 1NT overcall on his right.
sob stories he hears helping out at his local legal advice center pro bono!
Did I mention the weathercock on Queen Camel church, which goes to drink for the river when it hears the clock strike twelve?
vicarage garden playing on a swing, he hears them calling " My turn next!
Now, she hears the shout of Bannockburn; and now, the long wail of Flodden.
Well, I fought along, and directly I hears the whoop behind me.
In his own home a man hears only worldly talk; the disease of worldliness has become chronic with him.
Alberich broods over what he hears, and already the theme changes its character as he thinks of such mastery of the world as he might gain by it (Melody, Ex.
In popular usage "conscience" is generally understood to give intuitively authoritative decisions as regards the moral quality of single actions; this usage implicitly assumes that every action has an objective or intrinsic goodness or badness, which "conscience" may be said to discern much in the same way as the eye sees or the ear hears.
The ordinary mycelium is the gametophyte since it hears the ascogonia and aritheridia when present; the cqe Two questions of great theoretical importance have been raised over and over again in connexion with yeasts, namely, (I) the morphological one as to whether yeasts are merely degraded forms of higher fungi, as would seem implied by their tendency to form elongated, hypha-like cells in the veils, and their development of "ascospores" as well as by the wide occurrence of yeast-like "sprouting forms" in other fungi (e.g.
To appreciate it, we must distinguish the lower mythologic aspect of him, in which he appears as an amorous and capricious deity lacking often in dignity and real power, and the higher religious aspect, in which he is conceived as the All-Father, the Father of Gods and men in a spiritual or moral sense, as a God omnipotent in heaven and earth, the sea and the realms below, as a God of righteousness and justice and mercy, who regards the sanctity of the oath and hears the voice of the suppliant and sinner, and in whom the pious and the lowly trust.
The time that one of Miss Keller's friends realizes most strongly that she is blind is when he comes on her suddenly in the dark and hears the rustle of her fingers across the page.
He hears others speak, and he tried to speak.
If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.
Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away.
The little princess, like an old war horse that hears the trumpet, unconsciously and quite forgetting her condition, prepared for the familiar gallop of coquetry, without any ulterior motive or any struggle, but with naive and lighthearted gaiety.
While still in the anteroom Prince Andrew heard loud voices and a ringing staccato laugh--a laugh such as one hears on the stage.
It depends on what you hear; hammering and knocking--that's bad; but a sound of shifting grain is good and one sometimes hears that, too.
What will Nicholas, dear noble Nicholas, do when he hears of it?
No. Whosoever hears these sayings of mine, and (what?
He 's also a sucker for the sob stories he hears helping out at his local legal advice center pro bono !
Melanie Bien hears both views Questions of Cash: Can we sue over our endowment shortfall?
Thus, on hearing children in the vicarage garden playing on a swing, he hears them calling My turn next !
As she hears your words, she is learning different sounds, and as she grows and develops, she'll try to copy those sounds.
A newborn is learning from everything he sees, hears, touches, and even tastes.
Although not all odd baby names are necessarily bad names, they may raise an eyebrow or two when everyone hears the big announcement.
Names that sound gorgeous to you and your spouse may sound like a train wreck to everyone else who hears them.
The Cat in the Hat is certainly one choice, but Horton from Horton Hears a Who could make for a playful and whimsical nursery.
Dr. Seuss Crib Sheets from Pottery Barn Kids include characters from Cat in the Hat, Horton Hears a Who, and Green Eggs and Ham.
The Moro reflex: Also known as the "startle" reflex, this happens when an infant hears a sudden loud noise or feels that he's falling.
The question "Should I buy a Mac or a PC notebook?" is a common one when someone hears there are basically two options when it comes to buying computers.
After shooting the year's Wedding Daze and recording a voice for Horton Hears a Who!
Selena Gomez also voiced the character of the mayor's daughter, Helga, in the Dr. Seuss movie Horton Hears a Who.
The guitarist would then tune to the tone he hears.
Using this tone, the guitarist will tune to the sound he hears.
If enemies can hear your movements, developers wanted to make sure that the gamer hears them as well.
When the MRI machine is scanning, the child hears loud clanging and whirring noises.
The child eats, speaks, sees, and hears with parts of the head.
Mild, in which a child hears sounds from 26-40 dB.
Moderate, in which a child hears sounds from 41-70 dB.
Severe, in which a child hears sounds from 71-90 dB.
Physical changes occur in the mother after birth, such as hormonal increases triggered by the infant licking or sucking her nipples and increased blood flow to her breasts when she hears the infant cry.
Vary this by asking the student to write the consonant or vowel that he hears in each word.
During a sing-along of her popular song Crash, she told the audience, "I want you to say it loud enough so the baby hears it."
Will you be the last voice she hears at night before she goes to bed or the first voice she hears when she awakes?
We have talked about my feelings and he always says he hears me but a part of me doesn't believe that.
Put on some tunes, and let your child try to draw the music he hears.
So what happens when his wife hears mocking laughter from the upstairs bedroom while she's alone in the house?
The psychic hears sounds, words, sentences, phrases and, in some cases, clear conversations with those not of this realm.
The couple hears a news broadcast about an escaped convict with a hook hand.
Finally, one night, she walks into the room and hears the usual sounds of heavy breathing and groaning.
Even though the child hears the parent, they do not turn to engage the parent.
However, if a child hears her parent say more than once that they "hate broccoli" and that parent stops for fast food meals a few times a week, this is the behavior that will be learned.
If your friend hears something great and wants you to check it out, he can upload it to your computer without waiting around for you to download it from him.
She did voiceover work in Horton Hears a Who and appeared with Lovato in the Disney movie Princess Protection Program.
The person hearing the description has to draw the picture based on what she hears from her partner.
Am I the only one who hears me?
The conversation he hears in his home stimulates his mind and suggests topics and calls forth the spontaneous expression of his own thoughts.
One hears such improbable wonders about you.
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