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saint

1. A person sanctified; a holy or godly person; one eminent for piety and virtue; any true Christian, as being redeemed and consecrated to god. Them that are sanctified in christ Jesus, called to be saints. (1 cor. I. 2)

2. One of the blessed in heaven. Then shall thy saints, unmixed, and from the impure far separate, circling thy holy mount, Unfeigned hallelujahs to thee sing. (milton)

3. One canonised by the church. [Abbrev. St] Saint Andrew's cross A cross shaped like the letter X.

chorea; so called from the supposed cures wrought on intercession to this saint.

Origin: F, fr. L. Santcus sacred, properly p.p. Of sancire to render sacred by a religious act, to appoint as sacred; akin to sacer sacred. Cf. Sacred, Sanctity, Sanctum, Sanctus.


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... b. MIRACLES DO EXIST: THE UNCORRUPTIBLE BODIES OF THE SAINTS UNDER NORMAL CONDITIONS OF (NON) CONSERVATION ARE PUBLIC AND PERMANENT MIRACLES. Ex. Saint Bernardette of Lourdes (even smells parfum, I think) or the anti modernist ideologies, Saints Padre Pio and Pope Pius X... TO BE TRUTH, LOGICAL ...

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Saint Nicholas's dwarfs. And many inquisitors who are quite an ancient clan. :shock: :? What are you talking about ?

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Wed Dec 01, 2010 1:12 am
 
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Evidence? Saint Nicholas's dwarfs. And many inquisitors who are quite an ancient clan.

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by enarees
Tue Nov 30, 2010 5:58 pm
 
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... the evidence the same way--even those in the same camp. Can you distinguish a raccoon from say a chimpanzee i can distinguish Chihuahua and saint Bernard are they different species to say so requires a definition of species but biologist cant tell us what a species is So what do we call ...

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Tue Jun 30, 2009 1:31 am
 
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Why do you keep talking about species

Can you distinguish a raccoon from say a chimpanzee i can distinguish Chihuahua and saint Bernard are they different species to say so requires a definition of species but biologist cant tell us what a species is

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by gamila
Mon Jun 29, 2009 7:37 am
 
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