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deathbed conversion

The adoption of a particular religion when one's death is near. A: "I didn't know Rita was Catholic." B: "She wasn't, not until her deathbed conversion." I see a lot of deathbed conversions when I work in the hospital—people seem to need religion especially as they near the end of their lives.
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The survey, performed by the Guttman Center for Public Opinion and Policy Research of the Israel Democracy Institute, comes amid a debate about conversions in Israel.
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'I am however, ready to make amendments to the bill if necessary and pointed out,' he assured, adding that the issue of forced conversion is important and should be addressed.
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The DAR chief added that land-use conversion is the opposite of agrarian reform, even as he admitted that the proposal of his predecessor, former DAR Secretary Rafael Mariano, for a two-year moratorium on land-use conversion 'was not extensively discussed.'
Mariano insisted it is the President's will to fast track-land conversion to benefit his associates describing it as a form of corruption.
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Also, the common stock closing sale price was USD17.50 per share on 14 August 2018, which marked the 20th trading day in the earlier 30 consecutive trading days that the common stock closed above USD15.04 (which is equal to 130% of the applicable conversion price for the series C preferred stock).
Today's decision by the country's highest court sets aside the Court of Appeal ruling in 2015, which had upheld the conversion of Indira's children, and follows the High Court that in 2013 allowed her application to set aside their conversion.
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Methods: This case-control study was conducted from February to June, 2014, at the Government College University, Lahore, Pakistan, and comprised schoolchildren and children with conversion disorder.
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