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While the owner said there were no definite plans, he could get the chance to see how good his promising chaser is at Cheltenham in March if the bookmakers are right - Paddy Power installed Hold Fast as 10-1 favourite for the Grand Annual Chase.
SEDGEFIELD: 1.30 Hold Fast, 2.00 Samsbro, 2.30 Do It For Dalkey, 3.00 Mischief Man, 3.30 I'm Your Man, 4.00 Sally's Idea.
Finally, there are those who embrace the opportunity and tenaciously hold fast to it, growing stronger all the time.
Nevertheless, says the Rabbi, we "must hold fast to monotheism in order to experience panentheism" as it ought to be experienced.
In the invitation of Jesus to hold fast through the shaking, our group felt a call to repentance, to turn from dead-end lives of sin and come to Jesus, through baptism and the meal and foretaste of life together in New Jerusalem that the gathered community of the faithful already shares.
For in spite of a willingness to play fast and loose with the law or to get their hands dirty walking around in some pretty messy moral ambiguities, these wisecracking investigators seek to hold fast to some inner sense of right and wrong, some personal code of ethics.
2.05 Sandown 32Red Handicap Chase 2m C4/RUK Card page 60 Key stat Paul Nicholls (Hold Fast) has had two winners from five runners What they say Nicky Henderson, trainer of Tanks For That and Dave's Dream "It was bad luck last time when they both went out at the same fence.
Exercise Hold Fast is an opportunity for Harriers and the ship to re-qualify for day operations.
Secondly, he says: "Let us hold fast to our faith without wavering." Many trials and temptations can weaken or break our faith.
Indeed, when this distinction is made, there generally is a suggestion that the word orthodoxy is to be disdained: those who hold fast to right doctrine are seen as people of narrow sympathy, rigid, potentially intolerant.
Denis O'Regan also landed a double with two fine front-running rides, winning the 2m4f maiden hurdle on Hold Fast for Howard Johnson and Graham Wylie, and following up on the well-backed High Stand Lad for trainer Martin Todhunter in the 2m handicap hurdle.
Hold fast to that which is good; render to no one evil for evil.
But prove ("test") all things; hold fast that which is good" (1 Thes 5:20-21).