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a bell in a church tower (usually sounded to summon people to church)

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The contribution that church bells make to the character and understanding of church buildings mainly derives for their function, which is to ring when services are being held and also to identify the time.
The church bells were taken by American soldiers as war booty during the Balangiga massacre where a number of Filipinos and Americans were killed.
London: Church bells are to win protection under new planning rules to stop people who move into towns and villages forcing councils to silence them.
During the procession, church bells pealed in a de profundis manner, described as a 'heartfelt cry of appeal expressing one's deepest feeling of sorrow and anguish,' said Fr.
On Monday, Skai TV showed a banner on the facade of a church in the city of Egio reading "Christian morals have been murdered" as church bells rang in mourning.
MANILA, PHILIPPINES * Manila Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle has ordered church bells to be rung in that archdiocese every evening starting Sept.
Gareth Payne agreed: "Here an idea if you dont like the sound of church bells dont buy a house near a church simples.
A P2 million worth of church bells have been acquired and installed by the St.
Those lyrics from Leonard Cohen's song "Anthem" may have captured something of the spirit of church bells ringing across the country on May 31, marking the closing of Canada's Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC).
Damascus/Hasaka, SANA -- Marking the Assumption of the Virgin Mary into Heaven, Church bells in Syria and Europe tolled on Saturday for peace in Syria, Iraq and the Middle East.
Church bells tolled across the nation every day for 22 days last month.
A Central Council of Bell Ringers spokesman said: "In England on the 8th of May 1945 a great celebration took place across the whole of the United Kingdom and to mark this event it was requested that all of the Church Bells which had remained silent throughout the war should be rung in celebration.
Priest Father Jamie MacLeod, who bought the portrait in a Cheshire antique shop, now plans to sell it to raise cash for new church bells.
Who puts the radio on to listen to church bells early on Sunday morning?
Summary: Church bells rang out in Lebanon Wednesday night as word spread that white smoke was billowing out of the Vatican chimney, signaling the election of a new pope.
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