chosen people

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any people believing themselves to be chosen by God

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com/topic/502555-romance-discussion/page-464#entry16743544) some rumours on the forum page of Bioware, Cassandra's romance option may be restricted based on the player's chosen race.
Let the Jews who claim to be the chosen race prove their title by choosing the way of non-violence for vindicating their position on earth.
The text's language of "aliens and exiles" can be read in multiple ways, and the letter's consistent appeals to typical Jewish markers of identity (exile, Passover, Babylon, a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God's own people, etc.
Yes, the Muslim Brotherhood has classified itself among the Egyptian people and turned its members from a movement to a class, from a faction to a "kind", and from a group to a chosen race.
However a victory for Ballabriggs in his chosen race on Saturday should see him back at the top, confirming the good impression he created winning both starts over hurdles this season.
Munz notes the Franks' delight in being a chosen race and, where their king-making was concerned, it was the choice of God as rubber-stamped by the Frankish aristocracy that mattered, not the initiative of popes.
With few exceptions, though, America's black playwrights write about race--when they choose to write about race at all--as it's lived within their own families and communities; precious few have chosen race relations as their main subject.
1 TEXT the words THE DERBY to 89808 before your chosen race starts.
This man's attitude seems similar to that of certain dictator in history Adolf Hitler, who killed and tortured the Jews because they were not the chosen race.
The shared basis for both medieval and modern movements was a belief in the end of history which was reached, via much battling, in a paradise on earth for the chosen race and, just as importantly, the destruction of their enemies.
No matter how often a lie is repeated, it never becomes truth: the world was never flat, Aryans are not the chosen race and there are no WMDs in Iraq.
I have no illusions that while I won the Formula Woman championship and the women in the series were incredibly competitive and talented, I am still a relative novice so need to be fully aware of the challenges I face all over again next year as I compete against the boys (and possibly a few girls) in my chosen race series.
As the newly baptized are anointed, they are reminded that they part of "a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation" that they "may proclaim the mighty acts" of God (1 Pet 2:9).
We, through our participation in Christ, become members of that community which is called to be a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation (1 Peter 2:9).
They saw themselves as 'a slightly chosen race of free and original spirits', resisting the conventions of their time and place.