The New Testament notion of the church as an ecclesia, or open assembly transcending ethnic and class divisions, foreshadowed and called forth
in the Christian community (and, eventually, in the state itself) a more developed idea of what today we call "the public sphere.
The audience waves its arms, and you peer through them: at the way the drummer, shot from below, makes the beat, the way the guitarist frames Lane with his back to her, his zoot suit touching her skin, the way the black vocal quartet enters the ensemble, strolling and strutting as if they've been called forth
to walk it like she talks it.
Gemayel also stressed that the sole solution to the problems in Lebanon lies in returning to the cause called forth
by the late President Bachir, based on a pattern of civilized life, notably the building of the state of rights and law, strong and just state, modern institutions, free prosperous economy, stable politics, and preservation of plurality, diversity, consensual coexistence and unique identity of Lebanon.
Each element of existence, each aspect of life, is called forth
to raise its voice in praise of God.
NNA - Former president Michel Sleiman on Tuesday underlined that the imminent dialogue session, called forth
by House Speaker Nabih Berri, must include representatives of the civil society alongside attending politicians and parties, highlighting the necessity to elect a new head of the state at the Parliament before dialogue ends.
The peaceful demonstrations called forth
by activists and associations of the civil society to demand finding solutions to the trash predicament are in principle legitimate and justified," bloc said in a statement read out by Deputy Ammar Houri in the wake of the meeting.
Others are called forth
to meet halfway with President Berri and head to the House of Parliament, without preconditions, to craft solutions," he added.
Salam is called forth
to declare a return to the council of minister's constitutional mechanisms, and announce that the forthcoming cabinet session will be devoted for discussions on the citizens' crucial affairs, uch as the waste and salaries crises," Hout told "Orient" radio station.
The sit-in, called forth
by the Civil, Popular Committees and UNRWA Area Staff Union (ASU), was attended by representatives of the Palestinian factions and civil society organizations and associations.
The Lebanese political forces are called forth
to activate the government's work in preservation of the Lebanese state's constitutional institutions," Al-Atti said, reiterating as well Shekri's call on the Lebanese to swiftly reach agreement over the election of a new president.
NNA - Each political team and parliamentary bloc is called forth
to appoint its final candidate, provided that he is accepted by others, Maronite Patriarch, Mar Bechara Boutros Rahi, said on Friday as delivering a speech during the Christians of the Orient Conference.
Speaking at a commemoration ceremony in the town of Burj Al Shamali, the lawmaker said that all were called forth
to salvage Lebanon.