Crusade for

Crusade for someone or something

to campaign or demonstrate for someone or something. I can hardly crusade for the defeat of a friend. Ed went on a crusade for Eric, hoping to get him elected.
See also: crusade
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Mr Shiels, who died on Boxing Day, was thought to have been the last living person to have taken part in the famous crusade for jobs.
Campus Crusade for Christ in the United States (www .
Bill Bright and Campus Crusade for Christ: The Renewal of Evangelicalism in Postwar America.
The result was a curious and variable combination of crusade and mission rivaling the complexity of the crusade for Jerusalem.
Revolutionary Heart: The Life of Clarina Nichols and the Pioneering Crusade for Women's Rights is the amazing true life story of Clarina I.
Bob Johansson, chair of the crusade pastor's committee, agreed that this decision positions the Greater New York Crusade for global impact.
The Education Secretary told delegates: "I believe with all my heart that the crusade for genuine educational opportunity throughout life is an inspiring crusade for our party and for our country.
Unfortunately for him, the Slavs did not like slaving and drove the Master Race back to Berlin in their own Crusade for a Communist Workers' Paradise.
The lipsticks come in pink cases with a choice of six shades: Courageous Spirit, Crusade Pink, Faithful Heart, Inspirational Life, Strength and Triumph, priced at $4 each with $1 donated to the Avon Breast Cancer Crusade for cancer research.
The school board allows elementary, middle and high school students to attend the crusade for 90 minutes a day and distributes permission slips for parents to sign, Tracy said she was once given extra schoolwork as punishment for not attending the crusade.
Bright, 81, founder of Campus Crusade for Christ, July 19, 2003, in Orlando, Florida.
Ultimately, they negotiated a discounted price with the distributor, the Campus Crusade for Christ, then raised the $100,000 they needed by asking parishioners to dig a little deeper during weekly collections.
For 25 years, Christian Leadership Ministries, the faculty ministry of Campus Crusade for Christ International, has been equipping Christian professors across the U.
Bill Bright, founder and president of the international ministry Campus Crusade for Christ, was named the recipient of a $1 million religion prize Wednesday, an annual award whose value is designed to be larger than the Nobel Prize's.
Deluxe, a world leader in technology and media services for filmed and home entertainment, today announced a multi-year agreement with Campus Crusade for Christ to manage the manufacturing of the "JESUS" Film on DVD and VHS through Campus Crusade's JESUS Video Project America.