sacristan


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an officer of the church who is in charge of sacred objects

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screeched the sacristan, again shrinking back in horror.
At all events, at my hotel in Paris I received far more attention from the company after I had told them about the fracas with the sacristan.
I sneezed repeatedly groaned awakened and would have arisen, when the Sacristan and Abbot, full of terror, came running at the noise, surprised, doubtless, and no way pleased to find the man alive, whose heirs they had proposed themselves to be.
They went, however, and I waited long for food no wonder the gouty Sacristan was even too busy with his own provender to mind mine.
Both stood aghast; but when I knocked down the Sacristan with my fist, the other fellow, his pot-companion, fetched a blow at me with a huge quarter-staff.
sacristans, vergers, dervises, lectors, church wardens, cardinals,
Pervert church sacristan Martin Kerr is to be released after just six months of a one-year jail term.
Another character role I performed often enough to detest was that of the Sacristan in Tosca.
Quienes seran los delincuentes de cuello blanco que cometieron el fraude con las concesiones de las carreteras de cuota cuya quiebra, a decir del secretario de Comunicaciones y Transportes, Carlos Ruiz Sacristan, solo le va a costar a los mexicanos catorce mil de los dieciocho mil millones de pesos originalmente calculados?
The 25-year-old man, referred to in court as M, was abused by Martin Kerr, a former sacristan at St Peter's Cathedral in Belfast in the 1980s.
Acompanado por el licenciado Carlos Ruiz Sacristan, secretario de Comunicaciones y Transportes, y del doctor Javier Moctezuma Barragan, subsecretario de Trabajo y Prevision Social, el capitan Gonzalez Flores expreso que hoy en dia preocupa a los pilotos de ASPA la competencia desleal de companias que ofrecen el servicio con bajos costos laborales y operativos, la insensata intencion, por parte de algunos sectores del gobierno federal, de abrir los cielos de Mexico al poderoso competidor internacional, principalmente norteamericano, la guerra tarifaria que continua dandose en rutas como la de Tijuana, asi como la indeseable afectacion hacia nuestras fuentes de trabajo, derivadas de los recortes presupuestales, de la baja en los precios del petroleo, el Fobaproa y el conflicto en Chiapas.
The attacks on St Paul's include the smashing of an EUR18,000 window, excrement left outside the church and home of the sacristan, stones thrown at the sacristan's home and paint at Fr Leonard's home.
La Secretaria de Comunicaciones y Transportes concluira los trabajos en ejecucion no obstante los ajustes al gasto publico, afirma su titular, Carlos Ruiz Sacristan.
From 1993 to 2001, while living at the Brothers' retirement facility in Venice, FL, he served as the Cathedral sacristan.
Sacristan of the Church Of The Nativity in Leixlip Paddy Kennedy thought the bundle was a bag of rubbish when he arrived at 9am on Saturday.