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have a meal, usually with company

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Let us break bread together on our knees; Let us break bread together on our knees; When I fall on my knees, with my face to the rising sun; O Lord, have mercy on me.
Help at hand: John Steventon, food bank development worker, at the Break Bread Food Bank.
We're honoured to be part of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee weekend, and we're sure millions of people will break bread together on June 3, making this the biggest Big Lunch yet.
Nowhere in my mind's eye do I see disciples protecting each other as they engage in sexual abuse of children, nor do I see Jesus refusing to break bread and share wine with those who would betray him.
then the wipe the In fact I'd rather swallow the civets' whole excrescence raw than to break bread with Rupert Murdoch and his cut-throat, bottom-dwelling reptiles any day of the week.
And sitting down in the middle of a gorgeous landscape to break bread with strangers who will become, by the end of the meal, new friends what could be better, or more beautiful?
Last night the highest bid to break bread with Rudd stood at 15,600 dollars, News.
More than 300 religious and political leaders met in New York in September to break bread with an unlikely dinner guest: Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.
The word "companion" comes from the Old French word "compaignon" with the first usage noted in 1297, derived from the Latin roots, com- ("with") and panis ("bread"), meaning literally, "someone you break bread with.
It is an old Roman custom to break bread over a bride's head to wish her good luck.
It is more offensive to break bread with the guy,' Mr.
in fact, with a paltry three per cent of votes he was the man Brits would least like to break bread with.
The Jews, the Muslims and Christians can live together, break bread together and not fear one another.
They could hope for a future when they could feel His touch, break bread with Him and watch Him preach to the crowds.
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