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Synonyms for bless

Synonyms for bless

to make sacred by a religious rite

Synonyms for bless

confer prosperity or happiness on

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make the sign of the cross over someone in order to call on God for protection


render holy by means of religious rites

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Le secretaire general de l'association Hichem Abessi a souligne que l'organisation de la campagne de don du sang intervient en signe de solidarite des habitants de Sidi Bouzid avec les blesses a Kasserine.
12 In Genesis 32:1, Laban blesses his sons (presumably grandsons) and daughters, the only instance of undefined blessings between humans prior to Genesis 47:7.
Jesus reverses roles, as God did with Abraham, becomes their host, and blesses the two disciples by his presence in word and action.
Charni a precise dimanche, dans une declaration a la TAP, a l'issue d'une rencontre avec les blesses de la revolution et les familles des martyrs a Zaghouan, que la liste preliminaire comporte 326 martyrs et 3976
And it helped us remember that we are always sons and daughters of Mother Church, who blesses us with drops from her fingertips lest we forget whose children we are.
For example, the church blesses (invoking God's favour on and support of) persons at baptism and confirmation.
Dans une declaration ce jeudi 12 novembre 2014, a Africanmanager , l'avocate Leila Haddad a indique que depuis presque cinq ans, les familles des martyrs et blesses de la revolution attendent encore l'annonce de la liste finale des martyrs et blesses de la revolution.
At the end of the service, Acuna blesses her followers one by one, placing her hands gently on their heads and praying for their eternal salvation.
In the New Testament, Jesus blesses people directly using physical actions such as the laying on of hands.
Le ministre de la Sante, Said Aydi a presente, ce mercredi 8 juillet 2015, la liste des 38 victimes et 39 blesses de l'attaque terroriste perpetree, vendredi 26 juin 2015, sur l'hotel Imperial Marhaba a Sousse.
1) The Dalai Lama blesses children Thursday at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Glendale before answering questions.