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regarded with particular reverence or respect

so annoying or detestable as to deserve condemnation

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highly favored or fortunate (as e.g. by divine grace)

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worthy of worship

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expletives used informally as intensifiers

Roman Catholic

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enjoying the bliss of heaven

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characterized by happiness and good fortune

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John Eudes Catholic Church, where animals will be blessed.
Inspired by the Holy Ghost, instructed by the Blessed Virgin as well as by his own experience, Saint Dominic preached the Holy Rosary for the rest of his life.
In Canada, this is done through the "Save Me O Holy Queen, by the Grace of Jesus" campaign, which reaches coast to coast by means of caravans of young people spreading devotion in parishes and on the streets, distribution of flyers and devotional material, maintaining contact with tens of thousands of members, and overseeing the travels of six pilgrim statues of the Blessed Virgin to private homes.
This is why the Church suggests a reverent bow (preferably from the waist) as an alternative way of acknowledging Christ in the Blessed Sacrament.
On December 9, 1531, in an area where much human sacrifice was then being practiced, the Virgin Mary said the following to Blessed Juan Diego: "I am your merciful Mother, the Mother of all who live united in this land, and of all mankind, of all those who love me, of those who cry to me, of those who have confidence in
The 17th-century Blessed Kateri needs to be the intercessor in one more miracle before becoming the first American Indian to be declared by the Catholic Church as a saint, according to the Catholic Archdiocese in Los Angeles.
Of particular interest to Catholics in the Archdiocese of Ottawa is the promulgation in June 2000 of Archbishop Marcel Gervais' Decree on Blessed Sacrament Chapels.
You've been blessed, dog, you're not supposed to do that,'' said the Rev.
He wonders just why the cheese makers should be so blessed.
Reverence for the Eucharist derives from profound belief in the Real Presence of Christ in the Most Blessed Sacrament.
GLENDALE - The Dalai Lama blessed a Tibetan-Buddhist shrine at Forest Lawn Memorial Park on Thursday that is the first of its kind in the United States.
Blessed Catherine Drexel, the American founder of the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament--noted for her work to educate American Indians and blacks--will be canonized on October 1.
He needed to be blessed,'' said Lara Plutte, 22, who now lives in Silver Lake.
At Baptism, the specially blessed baptismal water, first introduced in the African Church in the third century, was poured on my forehead, washing away the original sin I inherited.