Annunciation


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a festival commemorating the announcement of the Incarnation by the angel Gabriel to the Virgin Mary

(Christianity) the announcement to the Virgin Mary by the angel Gabriel of the incarnation of Christ

a formal public statement

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Holy Annunciation was the highest dynastic Roman Catholic order of knighthood of the House of Savoy and the Italian Kingdom.
Perched on an angular downtown block, Annunciation House, a 41-year-old Catholic-based house of hospitality, has operated entirely on donations and volunteers since its inception.
BEIRUT: Despite being a Christian holiday, the feast of the Annunciation is a boom time for business for at least one Muslim artisan in southern Lebanon.
Roman Catholics observe on Monday, March 25, the Feast of the Annunciation in solemn commemoration of the revelation to the Blessed Virgin Mary by the Archangel Gabriel that she "will be the mother of God" (Luke 1:26-38) and her complete submission to God's holy plan.
$17 million, 1325 Annunciation Street, Annunciation Development Company
The 3,500-capacity Church of the Annunciation in Finglas in North Dublin was opened in 1967 but has seen numbers wane in recent years.
Bulgarian Christians celebrate Sunday one of the most important Christian holidays - Annunciation, reported FOCUS News Agency.In Bulgaria, the day is marked by both the Bulgarian Orthodox majority and the Catholic and Protestant minorities.According to the Bible, Annunciation is the revelation to Mary, the mother of Jesus Christ, by Archangel Gabriel that she would conceive a child to be born the Son of God.
Harry Skelton (pictured) 28 rider of Niche Market & Al Ferof; Andrew Rosen 61 owner of Chief 's Crown & Icon Project; Jeremy Scott 56 trainer of Gone To Lunch & Melodic Rendezvous; Colin Astbury 66 rider of Pattered & Barbecue; Kieran O'Neill 30 rider of Hawaafez & Annunciation; Karen Rogers 55 leading US woman jockey 1979 & 1980; Simon Balding 45 co-owner of Throckmorton Court Stud; Cliff Woof 61 former agent to Frankie Dettori; David Yates 49 Newsboy of the Daily Mirror HORSE PLAY ANSWERS Easy as 1-2-3 1.
The court went up at Annunciation Catholic School, a small, multicultural, faith-based learning community with a 125-year legacy in the Cole neighborhood.
A scriptural annunciation is a literary device, akin to Shakespeare's soliloquies in his plays.
Mary Szybist explores the possibilities by making the Annunciation scene between Mary and the angel Gabriel the central encounter that is replayed in many different forms and modernized in a number of different contexts in her delicate, haunting collection.
His funeral will be at Albanian Orthodox Church of the Annunciation, 37 Washington Street, Natick, on Monday, March 17th at 10:30a.m.
Jihadists fighters (ISIL) linked to Al-Qaeda set fire to statues and crosses inside the Greek Catholic Church of Our Lady of the Annunciation in the northern city of Raqa.
The now-shattered, complex altarpiece cited in his Autobiography is a good example: "In those days or shortly before, I sent to the nuns of Sa[n]ta Maria Novella in Arezzo a panel containing the Annunciation of the Virgin by the Angel, with two saints at each side of the panel." The painting was done between 1563-64, at the request of his wife, Niccolosa Bacci.