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Saint Jerome (c. 347 – 30 September 420; (also Hierom or Jerom) (Latin: Eusebius Sophronius Hieronymus; Greek: Εὐσέβιος Σωφρόνιος Ἱερώνυμος) was a Roman Christian priest, confessor, theologian and historian, and who became a Doctor of the Church. He was the son of Eusebius, of the city of Stridon, which was on the border of Dalmatia and Pannonia. He is best known for his translation of the Bible into Latin (the Vulgate), and his list of writings is extensive.

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List Of Songs Composed By Jerome Kern
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Strait Is The Gate - Plot
... Jerome and Alissa as 10-11 year olds make an implicit commitment of undying affection for each other ... Nevertheless, she is happy to enjoy Jerome's intellectual discussions and keeps him hanging on to her affection ... Jerome thereby fails to recognise the real love of Alissa's sister Juliette who ends up making a fairly unsatisfactory marriage with someone else ...

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