Some articles on priests, priest:
... The following people have been priests of Leksvik Church 1621-1648 Oluf Eriksen 1648-1957 Isak Johansen 1657-1671 Iver Olufsen 1672-1697 Søren Kristoffersen Røg 1697-1704 Peder Simonsen Hoff 1704-1716 Petter ...
... Anthraxus' priests, called degogs, dress in bright red robes with black hoods and sashes ... Higher ranking priests wear black robes and hoods with red and gold sashes ... The chief of the high priests is called the archdegog ...
... The largest group of crashers was a progressive group of priests, nuns, and laity from Northern California, most of whom were White American ... day of deliberations drafting a constitution that defined a priest's organization ... that they were welcome to do so, and to use the facilities, but that the organization of Chicano priests was meeting in the next room ...
... The priests are called Bhattas and the Chief Priest is known as Mool Bhatt or Raval. 2009, after the forced resignation by the chief priest of Pashupatinath temple, the Maoist-led government of Nepal "hand picked" Nepalese priests to lead the temple, thus bypassing the temple's long-stand ... of the temple, stating that they were not against the appointment of Nepalese priests but against the appointment without proper procedure ...
... in the aftermath of an earthquake in Lisbon, Portugal Catholic priests roamed city streets, hanging those they thought responsible for the quake ... Priests of the inquisition roamed the city, rounding up "heretics" and hanging them on the spot for angering God priests roved around the ruins, selecting at random those they believed guilty of heresy and ... The priests had them hanged on the spot ...
Famous quotes containing the word priests:
“We know what the animals do, what are the needs of the beaver, the bear, the salmon, and other creatures, because long ago men married them and acquired this knowledge from their animal wives. Today the priests say we lie, but we know better.”
—native American belief, quoted by D. Jenness in The Carrier Indians of the Bulkley River, Bulletin no. 133, Bureau of American Ethnology (1943)
“Wee image of my bonnie Betty,
I fatherly will kiss and daut thee,
As dear an near my heart I set thee
Wi as guid will,
As a the priests had seen me get thee
Thats out o hell.”
—Robert Burns (17591796)
“If the barricades went up in our streets and the poor became masters, I think the priests would escape, I fear the gentlemen would; but I believe the gutters would simply be running with the blood of philanthropists.”
—Gilbert Keith Chesterton (18741936)