Saint Peter's


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Saint Peter's

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(Placename) the basilica of the Vatican City, built between 1506 and 1615 to replace an earlier church: the largest church in the world, 188 m (615 ft) long, and chief pilgrimage centre of Europe; designed by many architects, notably Bramante, Raphael, Sangallo, Michelangelo, and Bernini
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Saxon Bruno, stoop, Whilst on thy back his Holiness ascends Saint Peter's chair and state pontifical.
To me and Peter shalt thou grovelling lie, And crouch before the Papal dignity.-- Sound trumpets, then; for thus Saint Peter's heir, From Bruno's back, ascends Saint Peter's chair.
Go presently and bring a banquet forth, That we may solemnize Saint Peter's feast, And with Lord Raymond, King of Hungary, Drink to our late and happy victory.
"To Saint Peter's first, and then to the Colosseum," returned Albert.
A feather from the wing of the Angel of the Annunciation once escaped during a sermon in Saint Peter's and so tickled the noses of the congregation that they woke and sneezed with great vehemence three times each.
Jellyby's household had been the only lodgers in Saint Paul's or Saint Peter's, the sole advantage they would have found in the size of the building would have been its affording a great deal of room to be dirty in.
All the goals came in the first half at Whitley Bay Baptist Church as they triumphed 3-1 over Saint Peter's Low Fell.
He and his bride Juliette Noel, his mistress's cook, whose freedom he purchased (she was fifteen years his junior), were happily married by Father Kohlmann in Saint Peter's Church, August 5, 1811.
Saint Peter's University has appointed Ginger Gold Schnitzer executive director for the Guarini Institute for Government and Leadership, effective March 4.
Bethany City Church and Saint Peter's Low Fell were tied 0-0 at the break, but Ryan Noble and Ian Davison then netted for a 2-0 result for Bethany.
She worked for many years as a cashier at the cafeteria in Saint Vincent Hospital and was member of Saint Peter's Church in Worcester.
Saint Peter's University is adding an esports specialization for students pursuing a bachelor's degree in its School of Business.Saint Peter's University is adding an esports specialization for students pursuing a bachelor's degree in its School of Business.

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