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It arises only if one imagines being the “single, messiah-like figure” whose intercession is the key to victory.
DELUSIONS, JUSTICE, ACCOUNTABILITY AND FREEDOM IN AMERICAPAUL TAYLORDECEMBER 18, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The key to meeting the right people was sifarish, an intercession from a well-connected friend.
REVISITING PAKISTAN’S TANGLE OF CONTRADICTIONS AND VIOLENCEBILAL QURESHIDECEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
He drew near to present an acceptable sacrifice; and as a priest, he makes intercession.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
From within the chamber came the sounds of a scuffle, a man's soft laugh, and a girl's softer intercession.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
He cannot so follow him as a Priest before the throne on high, making intercession for sinners.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
Through their intercession they obtain for us from Him the grace to lead a virtuous life and to gain heaven.
MARY, HELP OF CHRISTIANSVARIOUS
What else but the intercession of the saint whom he had befriended obtained for this heathen the grace of the Faith and martyrdom?
MARY, HELP OF CHRISTIANSVARIOUS
Hence the favor with which God regards her, and consequently the power of her intercession with Him is so much the greater.
MARY, HELP OF CHRISTIANSVARIOUS
Have recourse to the intercession of the immaculate Virgin and rest assured that you will obtain this mercy.
MARY, HELP OF CHRISTIANSVARIOUS
In all temptations, therefore, let us have recourse to Mary and through her intercession we shall overcome them.
MARY, HELP OF CHRISTIANSVARIOUS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO INTERCESSION

  • actions
  • alibis
  • allegations
  • apologies
  • arguments
  • causes
  • claims
  • cop-outs
  • explanations
  • extenuations
  • fish tales
  • justifications
  • mitigations
  • outs
  • palliations
  • pleadings
  • pretexts
  • rationalizations
  • rights
  • song and dances
  • stories
  • vindication
  • whitewash
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