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Synonyms for Ascension

Synonyms for Ascension

the act of rising or moving upward

the act of moving upward on or along


Synonyms for Ascension

(Christianity) celebration of the Ascension of Christ into heaven

(New Testament) the rising of the body of Jesus into heaven on the 40th day after his Resurrection

(astronomy) the rising of a star above the horizon

the act of changing location in an upward direction

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It is much softer, more transparent, and contains more animal matter, than the natural incrustation at Ascension; but we here again see the strong tendency which carbonate of lime and animal matter evince to form a solid substance allied to shell.
Also I began to make balloon ascensions. On my balloon and on all the other articles I used in the circus I painted the two initials: 'O.
So, having nothing else to do, I joined a circus again, and made my balloon ascensions until the earthquake caught me."
"'Our' preparations; 'our' discoveries; 'our' ascensions."
Ascension launched its national Ascension Online Care platform, giving consumers 24/7 access to the compassionate, personalized care they need -- anytime, anywhere, the company said.
Hospital operator Ascension Saint Thomas Health and Kindred Healthcare LLC on Wednesday jointly announced that the Health Services and Development Agency of the State of Tennessee has granted Certificate of Need approval for the construction and operation of a freestanding rehabilitation hospital in Nashville, Tennessee.
On October 12th, 2019, Ascension Lutheran Church is holding a Charity Event for Alexa Mang of Palatine, Illinois to help assist with the costs of the little girl's medical bills.
FILE -- Church cross against the sky -- Public Domain Pictures/Peter Griffin CAIRO -- 6 June 2019: The Coptic Orthodox Church celebrates on Thursday the day of the Ascension of Jesus, which took place forty days after Easter (the resurrection of Jesus), according to the Christian belief.
Perhaps, the gospel account of the Ascension somehow inspires such symbolism.
Hoffman joins BCBSOK after 13 years with the Ascension St.
25 April 2019 - Florida, US-based emergency department management services provider Emergency Care Partners (ECP) has merged with Louisiana, US-based emergency department management services provider Ascension Emergency Physicians (AEP), the company said.
One of the most beloved novels in modern Syrian history, Mamdouh Azzam's Ascension to Death is a powerfully raw, emotionally charged narrative of a young woman's efforts to escape her life of oppression and torment in favor of freedom and love.
Plaintiff Lula Williams filed a complaint on behalf of herself and those similarly situated, alleging that corporate defendants Big Picture Loans LLC and Ascension Technologies Inc., along with individual defendant Martorello, violated the federal Racketeering Influenced Corrupt Organizations Act and Virginia's state usury laws.
WASHINGTON * Ascension, the nation's largest health care company, which operates 141 hospitals and medical facilities across the country, has dramatically reduced services at Providence Hospital, which serves some of the poorest sections of Washington, D.C.