According to the traditional view, which appears to be correct, it treats of a vision in which the Prophet receives an injunction to recite a revelation conveyed to him by the angel.
Filled with his religious ideas and visions, he might well fancy he heard the angel bidding him recite what was said to him.
The license plate was from Missouri and Howie managed to recite the numbers to us together with a detailed description of the car, an older Buick.
We would recite it to each other like a Homeric epic.
(4) Christ, when he was about to be baptized, did not recite the creed of the 318 fathers of Nice, therefore shall they not make profession of it.
For a while, indeed, I had to copy my Latin in braille, so that I could recite with the other girls.
All pupils were taught to recite portions of the Koran, and a proportion of the scholars learnt to read and write Arabic and a little simple arithmetic. Those pupils who succeeded in committing to memory the whole of the Koran were regarded as fiki (learned in Mahommedan law), and as such escaped liability to military conscription.
The priests stand before the urns in which the celestial fire is kept burning, and recite prayers for the soul of the departed.
He tells us that the law required the rhapsodists to recite " taking each other up in order (E v7roXip,GEcos E.r/)e ijs), as they still do."
As a papal delegate he had to visit all the Roman Catholic communities in Dalmatia, Herzegovina and Bosnia, and had numerous opportunities of hearing the bards recite songs on old national heroes.
On the one hand, it seemed to follow from the existence of such a family that Homer was a mere " eponymus," or mythical ancestor; on the other hand, it became easy to imagine the Homeric poems handed down orally in a family whose hereditary occupation it was to recite them, possibly to add new episodes from time to time, or to combine their materials in new ways, as their poetical gifts permitted.
Among the Zoroastrian Iranians, as among the Indian Aryans, the aid of a priest to recite the sacrificial liturgy was necessary at every offering (Herod.
The heroes are often the same: Serbs, Bulgars and Rumanians sing the heroic deeds of Baba Novak and recite the legend of the Monastery of Argesh, or the ballad of Iorgovan, found in the Malorussian Byliny.
Immediately on death the corpse is turned towards Mecca, and the women of the household, assisted by hired mourners, commence their peculiar wailing, while fikis recite portions of the Koran.
Although her parents were in easy circumstances, Joan never learned to read or write, and received her sole religious instruction from her mother, who taught her to recite the Pater Noster, Ave Maria, and Credo.
He was condemned, as "vehemently suspected of heresy," to incarceration at the pleasure of the tribunal, and by way of penance was enjoined to recite once a week for three years the seven penitential psalms. This sentence was signed by seven cardinals, but did not receive the customary papal ratification.
Has difficulty learning to sing or recite the alphabet.
During the night following the interment, called the Night of Desolation, or that of Solitude, the soul being believed to remain with the body that one night, fikis are engaged at the house of the deceased to recite various portions of the Koran, and, commonly, to repeat the first clause of the profession of the faith, There is no God but God, three thousand times.
I expected better of Alan than to recite such baloney.
recite from the holy books.
A priest will recite some hymns from the scriptures.
They also have to recite a poem by heart.
recite an incantation.
Talk about hard and fast rules, most women could recite this one in their sleep.
Memorize and recite poetry to your love.
Poetry format: Some poems are easier to recite than others.
Decide whether you want to recite the poem or give your significant other a written poem.
There's nothing worse than trying to recite poetry in a crowded, noisy location.
After teaching the directions, have the children recite the directions back.
To recite the creed is to reaffirm the tradition, to connect with the past, to glory in the poetry.
Teachers huddle in dark corners and in hushed tones recite words of wisdom gleaned from these pages.
It is traditional for the children to light a memorial candle, visit their parent's grave and recite the kaddish.
I defy anyone (without looking up the words on the internet) to recite the lyrics to Ace of Spades in full.
monologue the Secretary General can recite monologs on this subject.
He managed to recite the whole Psalter every day.
recite the rosary devoutly, applying himself to the consideration of its sacred mysteries shall never be conquered by misfortune.
recite the creeds?
recite at plays?
recite aloud the covered material.
Here's how: you cover your notes, then recite aloud the covered material.
recite in the name of the Lord, &c.
recite from memory a Burn's poem of their own choice to a team of three judges.
recite by heart.
recite is the use of merely reciting the written parts for the drum?
As a sixteenth century scribe put it: ' Those who observe the codices, those who recite them.
As for devotions and invocations, whoever wisheth may, after the Obligatory Prayers, recite other supplications of the Blessed Perfection.
unaccountable reason we all started to recite a few lines of poetry.
The other person said: You have taught me to recite this verse in this style.
Hence, after all the offerings had been collected, and before they were solemnly offered to God, it became a custom to recite the names both of the offerers and of those for whom they offered, the names being arranged in two lists, which were known as diptychs.
This Henry used to recite his tales before nobles, and thus received food and clothing as his reward" (Bk.
He gave the principal prayer, consisting of eighteen benedictions, its final revision, and declared it every Israelite's duty to recite it three times daily.
every Tibetan, or at least every native of Kham, who possesses any education, is able to recite or to chant passages of great length.
They were further to recite the Ambrosian office.
My fingers lighted upon a beautiful volume of Tennyson's poems, and when Miss Sullivan told me what it was I began to recite:
Whoever shall recite the Rosary devoutly, applying himself to the consideration of its sacred mysteries shall never be conquered by misfortune.
Or did he have a greater experience of the Holy, than many who piously recite the creeds?
Why do we play at recitals and recite at plays?
Here 's how: you cover your notes, then recite aloud the covered material.
BahÃ¡'u'llÃ¡h revealed an Obligatory prayer, which BahÃ¡'Ãs should recite daily.
Now the first Sura revealed to Mahomet was the 96th, Recite in the name of the Lord, &c.
Each student had to recite from memory a Burn 's poem of their own choice to a team of three judges.
They loved to hear him talk, sing, or recite from the holy books.
There is one Surah (Chapter 112) which even a seven year old child would recite by heart.
Poets and Actors, mingling with the general public, will stop you and read you love poems or recite Shakespearean soliloquies.
Is the poem easy to memorize and recite?
For some unaccountable reason we all started to recite a few lines of poetry.
At the shower, recite a certain portion of the lyrics, and ask the guests to continue the song.
Save the world and recite the mantra, ''Recycle, Reuse, and Reduce".
Fortunately, putting up websites listing all the wedding details keep loved ones informed without having to recite the information on a daily basis.
Some officiants may be willing to read vows for you, but other couples prefer to recite them from memory.
For some couples, the opportunity to write vows rather than simply recite traditional wedding vows is a way to personalize the wedding ceremony and express feelings that may not be adequately rendered in formulaic vows.
The words of the classic wedding vows have been so overused in popular culture, you could probably recite them right now.
If temperature concerns you, choose a dress made from lighter fabrics that don't have heavy detailing in order to stay cooler as you recite your vows.
A lapel microphone may also be valuable when it's time to recite the wedding vows, especially if the venue is loud or you're having an outdoor wedding.
If you aren't writing your own vows to recite in front of a crowd of people on your wedding day, you can borrow vows from other sources.
It is important to clear your vows with him or her before you recite them in the church or religious center.
For example, they may want to recite Star Wars vows or have a naked wedding renewal.
"The Seven Blessings:" During the ceremony, a priest or other honored family members will recite the Seven Blessings.
Toasts: Following the wedding feast, it is common for family, friends, or the priest recite blessings over wine to toast the bride and groom's new life together.
Producers let it go for a bit, but then Phillips began showing up to rehearsal not even able to recite her lines coherently.
As you're studying, remember the SQ3R Method: Survey, Question, Read, Recite, and Review.
Reform Jews will recite the Psalm 23 as the body is removed from the funeral home.
The rabbi will then recite Psalm 91 again, as well as the El Maleh Rachamim.
Most of these students can match colors and shapes, recite the alphabet and name the numbers from one to 10.
bards of the time could recite, or chant, long epic poems.
Aliyah is calling him or her up before the Torah to recite the blessings before the reading of the Torah portion.
Declare love for the intended and then recite the poem before getting down on one knee and proposing.
He'll not only have heard of the remote location, but will be able to recite various statistics about the country, politics, economy and the best places to eat.
After the rules are explained, have students recite them back or draw a picture of some rules to show that they understand them.
For small children, you'll probably need to repeat the story of America's independence several years in a row, but once they reach school age, they should be able to recite a simple version of the story to you!
If your church is organizing a program for Easter Sunday, teachers or group leaders may have a selection of Easter speeches they want children to recite.
Songs4Teachers features a selection of songs and poems that children can sing and recite for Easter programs.
One person will recite a quote from a movie and the others will be tasked with guessing what film the quote came from.
You'll probably be able recite your favorite quotes from a few, or maybe even sing some of tunes from the movies.
Sign up for the 10-day trial and get access to the premium member features, which includes recording your own voice, choosing a different voice from a list and picking a different character head to recite your message.
Digital watches make it easier for children to recognize and recite the time, and digital time can help to create a foundation for the real lessons on how to tell time, as kids have some basis on which to draw from.
Daniel Tammet is a famous mathematic savant who set a European record for the number of digits of pi he could recite from memory.
Some American math teachers have experimented with having their students recite multiplication tables while jumping on a mini trampoline.
There's also nothing like trying to recite your vows while wondering if your lingerie straps are going to pop violently and blind your groom before ricocheting back to leave a big red welt on your forehead for your wedding photos.
On the day of the bat mitzvah, the honoree usually will have to recite the haftarah, along with the chant that goes with it.
Everyone that's ever followed the show has probably heard the introduction so many times they can recite it from memory.
The apprentice then had to close his (or her) eyes and recite an incantation.
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