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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.

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Teresa represents the 'feminine genius' in the history of Christian spirituality.
Following the explanation of the CCBT model, Christian spirituality is introduced by referencing three elements--beliefs, practices, resources.
They are all a collection of devotional stories that are rooted in nature and the Word, which seems like a very Canadian way of studying and encouraging Christian spirituality.
At the turn of the twentieth century, particularly around the time of the great Korean revival of 1907, the Korean church effectively changed popular Daoism into Christian spirituality, including the very popular dawn prayer meetings.
Christian readers will find her journey engrossing, making this a pick for any Christian spirituality holding.
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I was particularly moved when a stranger wrote to me on Facebook, saying that he was an atheist who was intrigued by my particular expression of Christian spirituality.
Acting Provincial of the Jesuits in Switzerland, Rutishauser teaches Christian spirituality and Jewish studies and works on Jewish-Christian relations.
He took his first church history class to the Abbey of Gethsemani where he met Thomas Merton, whose disarming statement, "I believe in prayer," set the young historian on a lifelong path of developing books, courses, and retreats devoted to Christian spirituality.
Lisa Dahill, professor of Worship and Christian Spirituality at Trinity Lutheran Seminary at Columbus, Ohio, juxtaposes three unlikely subjects in this revision of her doctoral dissertation: female victims of domestic violence, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, and Christian spirituality.
His younger brother provides a fine biography that traces Anthony's journey from his early life in India to his blended approach to Christian spirituality that embraced eastern and western traditions.
AN Asian cleaner bullied by her boss at a Christian spirituality centre has won PS43,000 compensation.

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