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made or declared or believed to be holy

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A famous abbey stood here once, and within what is left of its sanctified walls they brew bitter ale nowadays.
Described by Pope Pius X as the most important saint of the modern era, St Therese of Lisieux, who died in 1897, was sanctified for her belief that everyone was called to holiness through love.
Remember Ellis Island where our parents were checked out a million different ways before they were even permitted to set foot on the sanctified land of America?
MIRPUR -- In Azad Jammu and Kashmir all is set to celebrate Eid ul Fitr on June 16 (Saturday) along with the nation-wide observance of the sanctified festival across Pakistan with traditional religious zeal and devotion with the renewal of the resolve to continue acting upon and upholding the teachings of Islam.
In the Book of Numbers, that plague is given as the reason why the firstborn sons of Jewish mothers, as well as the firstborn male offspring of kosher animals owned by Jews, are consecrated to God: "On the day that I smote all the firstborn in the land of Egypt I sanctified for Me all the firstborn in Israel, both man and beast."
Exceptional security has been intensified across the district through the deployment of contingents of police which will remain alert till the time of reaching of the Zul'jinnah procession at its set destination, SSP Mirpur Riaz Haider Bukhari told media when contacted for elaborating the security arrangements given final touches to observe the sanctified day in the district with full respect and honor.
MIRPUR (AJK) -- In Azad Jammu and Kashmir, all is set to observe Youm-e-Ashur, the 10th of Muharram-ul-Haram on Friday, September 21, the sanctified day of the global history and a unique icon of the supreme sacrifices rendered by Hazrat Imam Hussain (AS) and his companions for the cause of Islam.
The owner of Sanctified Delight Bakery and Cafe in Bobonong, Mr Botsile Moreba says businesses that have good concepts are marketable and sustainable.
"Blessed are you, Lord, our God, king of the universe who has sanctified us with his commandments and commanded us to light the candles of the holiday." -- words recited while lighting candles.
NEW YORK:Yusuf Buch, a former Pakistani cabinet minister and diplomat, has said that Kashmiris will not "forsake" their struggle to achieve freedom from India, saying that objective has been "sanctified" by the suffering of the occupied people of the disputed state.
"I am not saying the religion [itself]; I am saying the ideology, texts and thoughts that have been sanctified for hundreds of years.
Luther writes in his Catechism concerning the Spirit's work, "I believe that I cannot by my own reason or strength believe in Jesus Christ, my Lord, or come to Him; but the Holy Ghost has called me by the Gospel, enlightened me with His gifts, sanctified and kept me in the true faith."
Even legislative assemblies in which pro-women laws are sanctified are not safe from everyday sexism.
We cannot sanctify others if we, ourselves, are not sanctified,' he said.
Sanctify them in the truth: thy word is truth./As thou didst send me into the world, even so sent I them into the world./And for their sakes I sanctify myself, that they themselves also may be sanctified in truth.