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manoeuvre the apostles

obsolete To borrow or take money from one person or source to repay the debt of another (i.e., rob Peter to pay Paul). Mr. Hardy's firm has fallen into arrears of late, and the solicitor has been manoeuvring the apostles just to keep the business viable.
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Evoking these pictorial and rhetorical traditions and conceits, the twisting figure in the Transfiguration fulfills the same role as Alberti's interlocutor; however, she directs her address to the apostles within the painting, rather than to the viewer, as an appeal to them to interpret the demoniac boy.
Second, we list under the word [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], or ecclesiastical traditions, the individual constitutions of the churches from the death of the apostles all the way to the present time that either have indeed been handed down by the apostles and ordained in the church but are not contained in the canonical books, the decisions that later at different times were enacted by synods, both general and local, or even those practices that were introduced and established by individual bishops with the consent of their churches and that do not disagree with the Holy Scriptures but pertain to the operation, order, and edification of the church.
The Apostle himself seems to believe that his moral failure, in some twisted way, worked out God's plan.
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Pilch (Visiting Professor at the Stadium Biblicum Franciscanum, Hong Kong and at the University of Pretoria, South Africa), Social-Science Commentary: On The Letters Of Paul is a truly in-depth study of the God of Israel and the apostle Paul's commentaries on the God of Jews and Christians.
I will begin with the Apostle Paul's self-characterization.
Barnabas the Apostle Anglican Church, ``O Come All Ye Faithful'' is an invitation to Christians searching for the liturgical stability found at congregations that are part of Diocese of the West, Anglican Church in America.
acknowledges elements of parody but rightly maintains that Paul's intent here is serious: the apostle insists that God's power comes to perfection in weakness.
Philip the Apostle Catholic School in Addison, started her day by with a special breakfast hosted by Bishop R.
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More drama has continued to unfold in the Stephanie Otobo saga as Mr Festus Keyamo, SAN, lawyer to Stephanie Otobo, the Canada-based night club stripper and musician, has sought to withdraw as counsel in the Otobo vs Apostle Suleman's s3x case.