sacrilege


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sacrilege

the offence of breaking into a place of divine worship.

SACRILEGE. The act of stealing from the temples or churches dedicated to the worship of God, articles consecrated to divine uses. Pen. Code of China, B. 1, s. 2, Sec. 6; Ayl. Par. 476.

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There are all of these pubs you see closing down every week and it's just sacrilege.
KARACHI -- Alleged sacrilege of graves in a Karachi graveyard on Saturday (September 30th) has sparked gotten the provincial government flak after administration's slackness caused a fire in the graveyard.
The Church of Ireland Bishop of Derry and Raphoe has described as a sacrilege the damage caused by the intruders at Christ Church in the city.
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Summary: Birbhum (West Bengal) [India], August 16 (ANI): West Bengal Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) vice-president Chandra Kumar Bose on Wednesday lashed out at Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee over the disfiguring of his grandfather and Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's statue, accusing the party goons of committing this act of sacrilege.
The World Macedonian Congress condemned the sacrilege of the consecrated foundations of the cross saying this "has already been seen in Syria by ISIS".
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In our country we can sum this up in a single word -- sacrilege," Dmitry Peskov told reporters, according to AFP news agency.
FURIOUS crowds accused a would-be thief of sacrilege yesterday after he damaged the statue of comedy legend Eric Morecambe while trying to swipe it.
Il a indique dans une declaration a la presse que le parti Aljoumhouri salue le soutien que lui apporte le mouvement Ennahdha ainsi qu'a son candidat aux elections presidentielles, Ahmed Nejib Chabbi, precisant que son parti s'en honore, et n'y voit aucun tort ni sacrilege mais une consecration de la confiance que le grand nombre temoigne a Nejib Chabbi '