Holy Joe


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Holy Joe

n
1. (Ecclesiastical Terms) a minister or chaplain
2. any sanctimonious or self-righteous person
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Noun1.Holy Joe - a chaplain in one of the military servicesHoly Joe - a chaplain in one of the military services
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
chaplain - a clergyman ministering to some institution
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Well-known preachers of the time were nicknamed Holy Joe and Jimmy Jesus.
The blind man selling matches He was there for many years, And 'Holy Joe' we all did know Shouting out his prayers.
The proposal: Stormin'The Castle bike rally, then had a blessing done in Holy Joe's Cafe.
Like all young people, cadets called each other names such as squeaker (small and noisy), wreck (weakling) or Holy Joe (good at Scripture).
* I attended the modern version of the nativity story, Holy Joe, put on by Hawthorn Primary School of Pontypridd.
Coward runs top-rated Oedipe (Jack Greenall, Tom's cousin) and Holy Joe (Harry Bannister) in the novice riders, but will not be sending former Christie's winner Amicelli to Thorpe Lodge, a meeting that will draw extra runners if Eyton is postponed.
"HOLY JOE" Scales has completed an incredible unbroken 50 years as a Teesside churchwarden.
A 27-year-old man is fighting for his life with serious head injuries after the incident near Holy Joe's bar, in Concert Square, during the early hours of Sunday morning.
Lindsey has been known to play porter for his Arizona colleague, while Holy Joe gets a prime-time speaking slot at McCain's coronation in St.
But the rider went racing for the first time since at the Devon track and proved a lucky omen for the chances of the Martin Pipe-trained 16-1 winner, who took the SiS Handicap Chase by a length from Holy Joe.