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... Powers Lake is a city in Burke County, North Dakota in the United States ... Powers Lake was founded in 1909 ...
... a term used in specific reference to a number of treaties imposed by Western powers, during the 19th and early 20th centuries, on Qing Dynasty China and late ... after suffering military defeat in various skirmishes or wars with the foreign powers or when there was a threat of military action by those powers ...
... There were 124 households out of which 14.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 40.3% were married couples living together, 5.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 52.4% were non-families. 45.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 28.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older ...
... The Allied Powers took no definite steps to forbid this consummation, but they issued a declaration that King Constantine would not be recognized, and ...
... Shazam has many superhuman powers and abilities as the result of his magical skills as well as powers bestowed to him as the representative of the various gods whose powers the Wizard gives to certain representatives ... As such, he is infused with the duty to keep the power and the magic of the earth realm in balance ... Pre-Crisis, he once claimed to get his powers from his magic mantle which protected him from evil harm and enabled other powers ...
Famous quotes containing the word powers:
“And as the sun above the light doth bring,
Though we behold it in the air below,
So from th eternal Light the soul doth spring,
Though in the body she her powers do show.”
—Sir John Davies (15691626)
“Religion differs from magic in that it is not concerned with control or manipulation of the powers confronted. Rather it means submission to, trust in, and adoration of, what is apprehended as the divine nature of ultimate reality.”
—Joachim Wach (18981955)
“The powers that be are ordained of God.”
—Bible: New Testament St. Paul, in Romans, 13:1.