St. Luke

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Noun1.St. Luke - (New Testament) the Apostle closely associated with St. Paul and traditionally assumed to be the author of the third GospelSt. Luke - (New Testament) the Apostle closely associated with St. Paul and traditionally assumed to be the author of the third Gospel
New Testament - the collection of books of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, the Pauline and other epistles, and Revelation; composed soon after Christ's death; the second half of the Christian Bible
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After a brilliant career at St. Luke's Hospital he was put on the staff, and presently began to earn money in considerable sums.
Hilton Soames, tutor and lecturer at the College of St. Luke's.
We have had a very painful incident at St. Luke's, and really, but for the happy chance of your being in town, I should have been at a loss what to do."
"Well, Watson," said he, "it is time we went down to St. Luke's.
They also showed us a portrait of the Madonna which was painted by St. Luke, and it did not look half as old and smoky as some of the pictures by Rubens.
These, and a dark-complexioned young woman, with a habit of snorting, who was servant to the family, and informed me, before half an hour had expired, that she was 'a Orfling', and came from St. Luke's workhouse, in the neighbourhood, completed the establishment.
This definition of the word has the authority of ignorance, Mary of Magdala being another person than the penitent woman mentioned by St. Luke. It has also the official sanction of the governments of Great Britain and the United States.
"We can scare hope," said Nigel, "to have all ready for our start before the feast of St. Luke, for there is much to be done in the time.
From its humble beginnings - a simple six-pack, to appearances on The Late Show with David Letterman and America's Got Talent, the St. Luke's Bottle Band has been entertaining audiences for 40 years.
The practice, St. Luke's OB/GYN-Complete Women's Care, is presided over by Dr.
And the pressure on's very valuable," says Rachel Robinson, executive director of St. Luke's Table, a drop-in day program run by the diocese of Ottawa.
Several months after St. Luke's Health System said it planned to relocate its cancer care treatment facility closer to its Nampa medical center, the project now is moving closer to reality.

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