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This important rite was just completed, when a packet was put into Ripperda's hand from Spain.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
By submitting to the rite, every one that received circumcision became a debtor to do the whole law.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
That the efficiency of this rite as a sign might be most complete, attention to it was enjoined under the greatest penalty.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
Had it not been for the Everlasting Covenant, the rite of sacrifice had not been instituted, and a priesthood had not been.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
The rite concludes by the recipient spitting on a consecrated host and the whole assembly piercing it in turn with stilettos.
DEVIL-WORSHIP IN FRANCEARTHUR EDWARD WAITE
This period of fasting and dreaming is deemed as essential by them as any religious rite whatever employed by Christians.
THE INDIAN IN HIS WIGWAMHENRY R. SCHOOLCRAFT
Besides, the rule existed then, that the rite should be administered one week after birth.
WILLIAM BRADFORD OF PLYMOUTHALBERT HALE PLUMB
In thim days our fav'rite spoort was playin' solytare, winnin' money fr'm each other, an' no wan th' worse off.
MR. DOOLEY SAYSFINLEY DUNNE
We ought to have made a solemn rite of it, you know,—a kind of sacrifice.
THE THREE PARTNERSBRET HARTE
He gifs me a rite py Tenver for vat I dit, und he gifs Matt a chob like vat he could ged anyvere for der same money.
MOTOR MATT'S MYSTERYSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO RITE

  • anatomies
  • beings
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  • figures
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  • frames
  • health
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  • outlines
  • persons
  • phenomena
  • physiques
  • shapes
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  • things
  • torsos
  • trims
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