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Cruncher as much as I may be able to remember and understand of what you have so impressively said; and at all events you may be sure that I shall bear witness to your being thoroughly in earnest at this dreadful time.
Additional District and Sessions judge Zafar Iqbal Chaudhry issued non bailable arrest warrants of sub inspector Qurban Ali for not appearing in the court to bear witness in a murder after sexual torture case.
To bear witness is to see, hear, know and remember what has happened.
But with social media, we must bear witness and see with our own eyes, hear with our own ears, the pleas of a man pinned to the ground by police exclaiming, "I can't breathe," and then watch him pass into convulsions and death.
Bear Witness is a shifting work, a foot in the future and one a thousand years in the past, its head in rock dens and its heart in stars.
Summary: The UAE will bear witness to an extravaganza today, with thousands of people across the UAE stepping out with pride, in celebration of the country's 41st birthday.
When Jesus was questioned by Pilate, he explained his life's purpose: "For this reason, I was born and came into the world, that I should bear witness to the truth".
I bear witness that there is no God except Allah (said two times)
Now those girls are women and their broken bodies bear witness to the cruelty of a regime that pursued gold medals at any cost.
If we can't bear witness to enough costly messages they approve and pay for, we could very well forget they exist or, heaven forbid, resent them for forcing us to read their position papers.
Because the exegetical category of "promise" presupposes the hiddenness of God--even within God's revelation to human beings--to which the biblical texts bear witness in diverse ways, it can provide means for avoiding the injustices of hegemonic interpretation and for bearing witness to the God whose promises are simultaneously mysterious and sure.
The Catechism of the Catholic Church states that "Confirmation perfects baptismal grace; it is the sacrament that gives the Holy Spirit in order to root us more deeply in the divine filiation, it incorporates us more firmly into Christ, it strengthens our bond with the church, it associates us more closely with her mission, and it helps us bear witness to the Christian faith in words accompanied by deeds.
To bear witness to what isn't shown with the purpose of revealing an aspect of life no one expects to see is the challenge I took on.
Dokoupil left his native Czechoslovakia as a teenager in 1968, a break that still shapes his work today: The interruptions and jumps visible everywhere in this show bear witness to a loss of identity, which is replaced by playful appropriations of varying intensity, by what Judith Butler calls "performative identity.
In "Monday Sundown 9/17/01," she writes, "I bear witness to no thing / more human than hate / I bear witness to no thing/more human than love / apples and honey / apples and honey.