devote oneself to

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Kill her, take her money and with the help of it devote oneself to the service of humanity and the good of all.
The Glassell Park is a working-class neighborhood, and these songs celebrate the drive to devote oneself to labors of blood, sweat, tears, and love.
"May Almighty Allah help us seize the opportunity of this holy month of Ramadan which is a spiritual time to reflect on the year gone by, to observe self-sacrifice and to devote oneself to Allah," the envoy added.