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Flying with an incorrupt relic, however, was more difficult than Regnier expected.
Therefore, the following day the body, found to be incorrupt, is buried in a proper way.
George's God is sadistic, Giles's is kinder, while Mary Magdalene's, not quite knowing what to do with her, is unreliable in granting her her miracles: a woman who becomes pregnant after praying to Magdalene dies during childbirth in spite of her prayers, remains dead but incorrupt for two years, to be finally restored to life in response to another prayer to Magdalene.
Individuals and capital are drawn to states with less regulatory burdens, lower taxes, and open, incorrupt and efficient administration.
Any government employee found involved incorrupt practices would out-rightly lose his job, he said adding therefore, the government employees who could live within their means and salary and can perform his duty to the expectations of the people is welcomed otherwise they are advised to quit the job and search for another employment.
The cult of the saints required the building of shrines, with churches, special liturgies, relics (everything from bits of bone to supposedly incorrupt corpses), hymns, statues, paintings, etc.
The event is to mark the 750th anniversary of the discovery of St Anthony's incorrupt tongue in 1263, which was 32 years after his death.
This relic tour is taking place to mark the 750th anniversary of the discovery of St Anthony's "incorrupt tongue" by St Bonaventure.
What was perhaps the greatest source of strength for the English-speaking peoples during the Cold War, and indeed in World War II before that, was a generally-accepted feeling that their governments--of which that of the United States was the most important--were, on the whole and despite the shortcomings of certain individuals, fair, honest and incorrupt. This enabled the West to not only survive the age of the Totalitarian State, but to emerge from it victorious and still largely free.
This account from the Chronicle is also elaborated by William of Malmesbury, who adds that AElfheah was decapitated and later found incorrupt. (13) AElfheah's sanctity is confirmed when his soul ascends to heaven after his physical posture descends to the earth.
Anthony is supposed to have attracted crowds by his extraordinary preaching talent and his tongue remains incorrupt in a reliquary even today for public worship in his basilica at Padua.