Ezekiel tells of an extra bull to be sacrificed
as a sin offering on the seventh day of Nisan, which corresponds to the seventh day of the inauguration.
Goats and sometimes sheep are often sacrificed
at the start of winter in temples across Himachal Pradesh with the aim of pleasing Hindu deities.
We have sacrificed
much more than what they have sacrificed
In biblical times, pilgrims came to Jerusalem from all parts of the Land of Israel, each family bringing with it a lamb, which was sacrificed
in the Temple.
The terms used for sacrifice are quite similar to those in the Bible, and the pig was not sacrificed
also at Ugarit.
Animals were followed for a total of 11 weeks after cessation of lead exposure, corresponding to 8 weeks after the first chelation regimen ended and 4 weeks after the second regimen ended As depicted in Figure 1, animals were sacrificed
at various time points throughout the study to assess the efficacy of succimer in reducing blood and brain lead levels.
You remember the story of how Iphigenia was sacrificed
by her father Agamemnon so that the winds would blow to carry the Greek fleet to Troy?
As far as the first aspect, the legitimacy of the sacrifice, is concerned, the Liji is not coherent: in the "Jiao tesheng" [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] and "Liyun" [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] chapters, the sacrifices performed by the dukes of Lu are presented as usurpations (only the Son of Heaven had the privilege to sacrifice to Heaven and Earth), whereas in the "Mingtang wei" [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] chapter, for instance, these are portrayed as legitimate: in the beginning of spring the dukes of Lu sacrificed
to Houji [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] in the suburbs and to their ancestor, Duke of Zhou, in the ancestral temple.
The dissection was difficult to perform because of the partial tumor encasement; as a consequence, the common, internal, and external carotid arteries ultimately had to be sacrificed
Doing so, it occurred to me that the secret of this challenge is the paradox that the Akedah presents, that national salvation requires that a cherished son of God, as all of humanity is, must be sacrificed
We sacrifice this girl today because we sacrificed
her yesterday, last year, a thousand years ago, it is a tradition of holiness.
In locating the text's final and most decisive act of female intransigence on the night of December 24, a day earlier than the birthday of Christ-the-Savior in the Christian calendar, Naylor seems to reclaim messianic intervention into a gendered space by suggesting rather niftily that, in the framework of gender and community redemp tion, sometimes ordinary (Black) women have been there and sacrificed
their lives in combating injustice, as does Willa, even before males show up, before those historical events and dates commonly conceded to male-redeemer figures.
In the centuries before the Spanish conquest in the early 1500s, the Aztecs of Mexico ritually sacrificed
at least 20,000 people a year.
If anything, he was relieved that none of his children was sacrificed
to such a beast.
We were encouraged to venerate those who sacrificed
for others, including fathers, who sacrificed
in their jobs to provide for children, and mothers, who sacrificed
of their time and energy to care for children.