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Synonyms for almoner

an official in a British hospital who looks after the social and material needs of the patients

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She probably didn't intend to stay in Africa but the children changed her mind LAWRAIN AUMONIER in bangor yesterday
Rien a voir avec les aumoniers de type moralisateur de certaines associations catholiques d'antan, ces clercs qui cherchent a poursuivre leur sacerdoce en prenant part aux luttes de leur communaute, deviennent, dans bien des cas, les chefs de file d'associations et de mouvements neonationalistes.
Patrick Dowd, pss, was one of the executors of O'Brien's will; he had been recruited to compensate for the losses of English-speaking priests in the epidemic of 1847; he filled the task of aumonier des pauvres or, as the will styled it, "trustee to the Irish poor.
Cette derniere, qui a commence a se familiariser avec les organisations ouvrieres, grace au travail de ses aumoniers a l'interieur de societes de secours mutuel et a sa participation a des evenements festifs, comme les fetes de saints patrons et la fete du Travail, se decouvre une ardeur a encadrer les travailleurs.
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The bulk of contributions is on major authors but there are contributions for lesser known writers although none for Mrs Humphry Ward, William Hale White, Hugh Walpole, Marie Corelli or Stacey Aumonier.
Rather than hoping that numbers of nobles would learn Greek, the king sought a more realistic expedient, that of having the Greek texts he acquired made accessible in French translation, often by men--such as Salel, who was the king's maitre d'hotel and aumonier (15)--associated with the king's household.
Exactly that happened to singer/songwriter Kate Aumonier during her guest spot with the New Orleans blues legend and the tunes which comprise Here I Am help explain the hype.
WORD has it that Dr John's band were so impressed by supporting songbird Aumonier that they secretly learned her set and joined her on-stage for the last gig of their UK tour.
Mr Aumonier, with a lifetime in commercial radio, won't be specific.
The trio secured places in the top eight of the MasterCard Tour despite finishing well behind winner Franck Aumonier, of France, in the final event at Aston Wood, Birmingham.
Frenchman Franck Aumonier has a three-shot lead after shooting a 68 for 205.
So I got the lowdown on Lawrain Aumonier, pictured right.