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a booth where a priest sits to hear confessions

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To date, Dashboard Confessional has a platinum album with their live release MTV Unplugged, three RIAA certified gold-selling albums (Swiss Army Romance, The Places You Have Come to Fear the Most, A Mark, A Mission, A Brand, A Scar), and has had numerous songs featured on TV (Cougar Town,One Tree Hill, Scrubs, All My Children, Laguna Beach, NCIS, Cold Case, Clone High) and in movies (Shrek 2, Spider-Man 2, Made of Honor, Sydney White).
LAHORE -- A twomember bench of the Supreme Court Thursday directed SP Umar Virk to produce alleged rapist before the magistrate and his confessional statement within one month.
Catholics are decrying a recent Louisiana Supreme Court decision that reaches into the most sanctified of church places, the confessional booth.
Indeed, if there is consensus between this party and the Speaker of Parliament for reasons of confessional agreement, its opposition to the work of this institution has appeared clearly in its efforts to obstruct it, in the past as well as today.
He covers visible and invisible, confessional identities, the church and the Jewish people as an example of confessional re-formation, biblical re-formations, the covenantal identity of the church, the practices of identity renewal, and towards the reformation of the church.
SEVERAL AUSTRALIAN lawmakers have brought up the confessional seal as it relates to mandatory reporting of suspected abuse cases.
Written by Rihab Abul Hassan Translated by Assd Mlouf Two months after Khoulud Sukariya and Nidal Darwish's civil marriage in Lebanon, and in accordance with a decision taken in 1936 by the French High Commission that organizes confessions and recognizes at the same time individuals, the High Committee for Consultations approved on the legitimacy of the civil marriage right in Lebanese territories for citizens, who do not belong to any confessional sect.
Summary: Hezbollah MP Ali Fayyad urged Sunday the rival political factions to put their sectarian divisions aside, warning that a confessional conflict would harm all the parties.
THE form of the Group 2 King George Stakes at Glorious Goodwood couldn't be working out much better, with the victorious Ortensia and the runner-up Spirit Quartz going on to occupy the same two positions in the Group 1 Nunthorpe at York three weeks later, and therefore fourth-placed Confessional holds attractive claims in the Listed Scarbrough Stakes (3.
Skinner's monograph examines confessional politics and tensions between the Uniates (Eastern-rite or Greek Catholics) and the Orthodox in the territories that today constitute Ukraine and Belarus.
She emerged on stage from inside a faux confessional booth.
As per reports, Monday, in his confessional statement Malik said that the blueprint of the blast was approved by HM commander Syed Salahuddin, who first rejected the plan, reported ZEE News.
Speaking for the first time, Kate Walmsley hit Brady out after Father paddy O'Kane said he would rather go to jail than break canon law and reveal the secrets of the confessional box.
Back in the 1860s Emily Dickinson seems to have been writing confessional poetry in ballad form.
METROPOLITAN magistrate Deepak Dabas asked Swami Asimanand at least six times whether he was voluntarily making his confessional statement to the court on December 18.