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Show me the law that says tweeting the picture of a 7th century holy man is illegal.

Finding Islam late in life, he wanted to be a holy man, but he felt he needed to catch up.

In the TMZ video, he explains the name means grandfather or father or holy man.

To be released from it, to be like the holy man, is to find calm and peace.

An answer of sorts comes toward the end, in an encounter with a holy man sitting in the street.

The holy man thanked God incessantly for the blessings Providence heaped upon him.

But that holy man would refuse to cast his pearls before such swine.'

Immediately holy man and villagers threw themselves upon the ground, striking their foreheads against the damp clay.

The holy man had solemnly declared that it would take no less than ten years to bring about this miracle.

"An altogether wise and holy man, called St. Jerome," I said.


On this page you'll find 20 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to holy man, such as: cleric, elder, father, friar, lama, and monk.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.