church bench


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Noun1.church bench - long bench with backschurch bench - long bench with backs; used in church by the congregation
bench - a long seat for more than one person
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The young man brought to the church even managed to lift and throw an entire church bench.
I sat on the intricately carved church bench and looked around, catching the eye of the other smiling guests.
, the air thick with molasses, piss-stained stones, a church bench
She praises the kindliness and generosity of many who seek not the heights of the electronic pulpit but the hardness of the church bench. She prefers Christ's more humble followers to his moguls.
I sat on the intricately carved church bench and looked around catching the eye of the other smiling guests.
The third room, with artificial grass, a feature brick wall and old church benches - named the indoor/outdoor room - will be home to the new cocktail and gin bar.
And the ultimate trophy for a performance space, where in a former age, audiences sat on old church benches, with the odd protruding nail guaranteed to designer-rip their jeans.
For many, these church benches will be beds tonight, while they hope for better news tomorrow.
More than just an anecdotal episode of inter-ethnic rivalry, the conflict over the Binondo church benches is a window into a politically and socially complex period in Manila and its outlying towns.

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