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CHRISTIANITY. The religion established by Jesus Christ.
     2. Christianity has been judicially declared to be a part of the common law of Pennsylvania; 11 Serg. & Rawle, 394; 5 Binn. R.555; of New York, 8 Johns. R. 291; of Connecticut, 2 Swift's System, 321; of Massachusetts, Dane's Ab. vol. 7, c. 219, a. 2, 19. To write or speak contemptuously and maliciously against it, is an indictable offence. Vide Cooper on the Law of Libel, 59 and 114, et seq.; and generally, 1 Russ. on Cr. 217; 1 Hawk, c. 5; 1 Vent. 293; 3 Keb. 607; 1 Barn. & Cress. 26. S. C. 8 Eng. Com. Law R. 14; Barnard. 162; Fitzgib. 66; Roscoe, Cr. Ev. 524; 2 Str. 834; 3 Barn. & Ald. 161; S. C. 5 Eng. Com. Law R. 249 Jeff. Rep. Appx. See 1 Cro. Jac. 421 Vent. 293; 3 Keb. 607; Cooke on Def. 74; 2 How. S. C. 11 ep. 127, 197 to 201.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Gwyn, formerly of Pontypridd, dearly loved father of Christan and Sharon, a loving grandfather and uncle.
Completing the team are United's David de Gea, Tottenham's Jan Vertonghen, Christan Eriksen and Harry Kane, Chelsea's Marcos Alonso and Liverpool's Mo Salah.
Less than two hours later, though, it was undeniable who are the current kings of the capital as Spurs, shorn of Harry Kane from the start and having fallen a goal behind, still roared back to take all three points thanks to Christan Eriksen's wonder strike and a quickfire Dele Alli double.
Christan Eriksen wrapped up an impressive Spurs win after 82 minutes after being picked out by a clever backheel from Dele Alli.
He further said that representation will be given to all the minorities in proposed committee including Hindu, Sikh, Christan, etc.
The NOC of following housing societies have been cancelled, which include Real Garden Corporate Housing Society, NADRA Employees Corporate Housing Society, Christan Multipurpose Corporate Housing Society, Balistan Corporate Housing Society, Ahbab Multipurpose Corporate Housing Society and Islamic University Staff Corporate Housing Society.
* Jessica Hinton, BSN-RN, Stephanie Twait, BSN-RN, and Christan Zeit, RN, from Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City for their post-op ileus prevention program with the use of chewing gum.
The 20 injured were mostly bystanders and pedestrians, and also included the truck's driver Paul John Teston, 22, and his helper Christan Chua, 20.
Bride and groom: Christan Bowtell-Potter and Laura Winward, both 26, and both of Thornaby Married at: St Peter ad Vincula Church, Thornaby When?
In the Welsh version Christan goes up in this attic to see if that promotional "cut-out-and-keep" Max Boyce mask he got free with the May 1979 edition of Welsh Rugby World magazine can go another round.
Between his fights, charity galas and donations, Melson and co-founder Christan Zaccagnino helped raise close to $400,000.