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Confirmed

Confirmation is a rite of initiation in Christian churches, normally carried out through anointing, the laying on of hands, and prayer, for the purpose of bestowing the Gift of the Holy Spirit.

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Dream (mixed Martial Arts) - History - Hero's Dissolution and Dream's Emergence
... Their new promotion was confirmed on February 13, 2008, along with Hero's dissolution ... All of Hero's' fighters were confirmed (such as Hero's champions Norifumi "Kid" Yamamoto, Yoshihiro Akiyama and JZ Calvan) to be part of the new promotion along with the additions of Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipović, Shinya ... notable announcement was Dream's partnership with M-1 Global, who confirmed that they would allow the last Heavyweight Champion of Pride FC (and the ...
Myth Busters (2006 Season) - Episode 45 – "Shredded Plane" - Fire Without Matches
... Confirmed While the Build Team—in their own words—cheated and used a drill and some gun powder, with a stick in place of a drillbit, the friction from the drill ... Confirmed Earlier tests using modern weaponry (and smokeless powder) were unproductive ... Confirmed Chocolate was used to buff out the wear marks and ink marking and give the can bottom a reflective shine that could focus light and produce heat ...
List Of Nominations To The Supreme Court Of The United States
... “confirmed”, if the nominee was confirmed and accepted the confirmation In this case, “Vote” is the result of the confirmation vote and “Date of Result” is the date of the confirmation vote ... to Senate Result Vote Date of Result President John Jay Inaugural CJ September 24, 1789 confirmed voice vote September 26, 1789 Washington John Rutledge ... September 26, 1789 Washington James Wilson Inaugural AJ September 24, 1789 confirmed voice vote September 26, 1789 Washington John Blair Inaugural AJ September 24, 1789 confirmed voice vote ...
Confirmed - Roman Catholic View - Rite of Confirmation in The West
... After the Fourth Lateran Council, Communion, which continued to be given only after Confirmation, was to be administered only on reaching the age of reason ... Some time after the 13th century, the age of Confirmation and Communion began to be delayed further, from seven, to twelve and to fifteen ...
Myth Busters (2003 Season)
... as the results of the experiments (the myth is Busted, Plausible, or Confirmed) ... Note The show's first season used "True" instead of "Confirmed" for the sake of consistency, "Confirmed" will be used on this page ...

More definitions of "confirmed":

  • (adj): Of persons; not subject to change.
    Example: "A confirmed bachelor"; "a confirmed invalid"
  • (adj): Having been established or made firm or received the rite of confirmation.
    Example: "Confirmed reservations"; "received confirmed reports of casualties"; "a confirmed Catholic"

Famous quotes containing the word confirmed:

    What is called resignation is confirmed desperation.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    He prayed more deeply for simple selflessness than he had ever prayed before—and, feeling an uprush of grace in the very intention, shed the night in his heart and called it light. And walking out of the little church he felt confirmed in not only the worth of his whispered prayer but in the realization, as well, that Christ had become man and not some bell-shaped Corinthian column with volutes for veins and a mandala of stone foliage for a heart.
    Alexander Theroux (b. 1940)

    Our manners have been corrupted by communication with the saints. Our hymn-books resound with a melodious cursing of God and enduring Him forever. One would say that even the prophets and redeemers had rather consoled the fears than confirmed the hopes of man. There is nowhere recorded a simple and irrepressible satisfaction with the gift of life, any memorable praise of God.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)