Nor have the Catholics been one whit behind them.
The latter is a beautiful Renaissance structure, with a magnificent facade and a delicate spire, and contains a grand hall, the Kaisersaal, in which every Whit Monday a play, Der Meistertrunk, which commemorates the capture of the town by Tilly in 1631, is performed.
country; (3) the Octave of Easter, during which the newlybaptized wore their white garments, which they laid aside on the Sunday after Easter, known as Dominica in albis depositis from this custom; another name for this Sunday was Pascha clausum, or the close of Easter, and from a clipping of the word "close" the English name of "Low" Sunday is believed to be derived; (4) Eastertide proper, or the paschal season beginning at Easter and lasting till Whit Sunday, during the whole of which time the festival character of the Easter season was maintained.
During the middle ages the Friday market and fair in Whit week, granted by the first charter, were centres for the sale of yarn and cloth called "Dunsters," made in the town.
The good deeds of a just man were a natural consequence of his justice; whereas a bad man was no whit the better, because he now and then deviated into doing right.
Throughout his reign the Czechs and the Germans were every whit as dangerous to Hungary as the Turks, and the political necessity which finally compelled Matthias to partition Austria and Bohemia, in order to secure Hungary, committed him to a policy of extreme circumspection.
Though married three times Casimir left no sons; but he had the satisfaction of knowing that his domains would pass into the hands of a nephew every whit as capable and sagacious as himself.
Law never made men a whit more just; and, by means of their respect for it, even the well-disposed are daily made the agents of injustice.
In 1792 two annual fairs were held, one on Whit Monday, the other on the 10th of October; and a market was held every Saturday.
The Prussian diet of 1862 was no whit more tractable than its predecessor, but fell to attacking the prof essional army and advocating the extension of the militia (Landwchr) system; on the 11th of March the king dissolved it in disgust, whereupon the Liberal ministry resigned, and was succeeded by the Conservative cabinet of Prince Hohenlohe.
The spiritual habit abated no whit of his inborn sagacity, and it is said that in his later years political leaders found no shrewder sage with whom to take counsel.
Some time afterwards Pierre d'Ailly became bishop of Cambrai (March 1 9, 1 397) by the favour of the pope, who had yielded no whit, and, by virtue of this position, became also a prince of the empire.
But irrepressibles like John Benton broke through the "non-mission law," and pressed forward through the "Adam Bede" country to Derby (which became the 2nd circuit in 1816); Nottingham, where a great camp-meeting on Whit Sunday 1816 was attended by 12,000 people; Leicestershire, where Loughborough became the 3rd circuit, with extensions into Rutland, Lincolnshire and Norfolk; and ultimately to Hull, which became the 4th circuit, and where a meeting which deserves to be called the First Conference was held in June 1819.
He taught, says Abelard, that the same thing or substance was present in its entirety and essence in each individual, and that individuals differed no whit in their essence but only in the variety of their accidents.
They wen decorated with blue under the glaze, but some were pure whit with exquisitely chiselled designs incised or in relief.
from the fortnight before Christmas to Whit Monday, prohibited them from continuing it.
For more than three years Lancaster practically reigned in his cousins name; it was soon found that the realm got no profit thereby, for Earl Thomas, though neither so apathetic nor so frivolous as Edward, was not a whit more competent to conduct either war or domestic administration.
The prince, who generally kept very strictly to social distinctions and rarely admitted even important government officials to his table, had unexpectedly selected Michael Ivanovich (who always went into a corner to blow his nose on his checked handkerchief) to illustrate the theory that all men are equals, and had more than once impressed on his daughter that Michael Ivanovich was "not a whit worse than you or I."
In the prose romances he is a monarch, the splendour of whose court, whose riches and generosity, are the admiration of all; but morally he is no whit different from the knights who surround him; he takes advantage of his bonnes fortunes as do others.
The annual fair, in September, is held under a charter secured by Geoffrey Fitz Peter, earl of Essex, in 1200, that on Whit Monday under a charter of 1614, secured by Edward, earl of Bedford, which transferred the Friday market, also granted under the earlier charter, to Tuesday.
Race meetings are held here on Whit Monday and Tuesday, and in August.
I hae the answer tae aa oor problems. ' ' Whit dae ye mean?
Scots language, if you ken whit ah mean?
An he gaed up til ane o thaim an spiert whit wey hir mou haed turnt sae ugsum.
aw ma richts an ye ask whit fir I dinnae let ye haud them.
Over Whit, the site " went " into a small chamber with further draughting digs in the floor which should be stabilized.
Hearing her he slams down the mallet and bellows, 'Ok Amber, those stones, whit difference dis it make?
Whit to congressional mirror was placed inert gases in.
jack snipe seemed not a whit less mysterious than partridge drumming.
kent whit hit him.
ken whit lies ahead, wi are aye keen tae work fur wur daily bread!
ken whit ye'll be seekin for thaim?
Tho ' wi dinnae ken whit lies ahead, wi are aye keen tae work fur wur daily bread!
ItÃ¢s lyke Ah didna ken whit wey ti turn.
Mebbe YOU wad lyke ti ken whit it feels lyke?
The love-song of the common jack snipe seemed not a whit less mysterious than partridge drumming.
He glares at me and angrily retorts, 'Don't gimme that crap, whit kinda life is it fur them?
Ye can dae whit ye lyke wi me Ã¢ ye canna dae skaith til ma Saul.
But whit div Ah hae ti gang thare for?
whit of difference.
A doot heÃ¢s deid aw richt Ã¢ niver kent whit hit him.
Sharon'll no know whit 's hit her then.
The rationale behind the changes matters not a whit.
I care not a whit for genre conventions or who shot John?
Wullie, Ah'll hae a word wi the Heid Byllie an see whit we can dae.
The fact that she had kids made not a whit of difference.
whit soud thay see but laund afore the ship?
whit DAE the bureaucrats dae oan a Saturday night?
whit thay did?
whit ah mean?
whit ti dae bi YOU.
whit ye want ti happen ti ye?
Ye can DAE whit ye lyke wi me Ã¢ ye canna dae skaith til ma saul.
Ah tell ye whit it is, Pompitie, sum fowk wad juist hae keepit it ti thairsells, an never lat on.
An sae he turned aroon, an walked back tae whit was left o his waddin.
By emphasizing the purely moral character of Yahweh's demands from Israel, by teaching that the mere payment of service and worship at Yahweh's shrines did not entitle Israel's sins to be treated one whit more lightly than the sins of other nations, and by enforcing these doctrines through the conception that the approach of the all-destroying empire, before which Israel must fall equally with all its neighbours, was the proof of Yahweh's impartial righteousness, they gave for the first time a really broad and fruitful conception of the moral government of the whole earth by the one true God.1 It is impossible to read the books of the older prophets, and especially of their protagonist Amos, without seeing that the new thing which they are compelled to speak is not Yahweh's grace but His inexorable and righteous wrath.
(See WHIT SUNDAY.) It is not easy to find definite parallels to this festival in other ancient religious cults.
He glares at me and angrily retorts, 'Do n't gimme that crap, whit kinda life is it fur them?
Whit Ah 've missed is twa hunner years o the malt.
An whit wad ye be eftir, littil ane?
But as the reid sun gaed doun, whit soud thay see but laund afore the ship?
Tell me, whit dae the bureaucrats dae oan a Saturday night?
GunlÃ¶d: Ah dinna care ti be telt whit ti dae bi YOU.
Gunnar: GunlÃ¶d, is that whit ye want ti happen ti ye?
Iberis Semperflorens - A shrubby plant, with dense corymbs of whit flowers, and not suited for border culture, though hardy enough to stand our winters when grown at the foot of a south wall or in a very sunny corner of the rock garden.
Naturally, the truly interesting design of this backpack carries with it a whit of ambience as the style looks like it was stripped straight out of Star Wars.
It offers quarts movement, a resilient sapphire crystal cover, stark whit edial, diamond bezel and an 18 karat gold case.
One of those people is Whit's love interest, Jay Lyon.
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