Some articles on priests, priest:
... The largest group of crashers was a progressive group of priests, nuns, and laity from Northern California, most of whom were White American ... first day of deliberations drafting a constitution that defined a priest's organization ... to do so, and to use the facilities, but that the organization of Chicano priests was meeting in the next room ...
... The priests are called Bhattas and the Chief Priest is known as Mool Bhatt or Raval ... In January 2009, after the forced resignation by the chief priest of Pashupatinath temple, the Maoist-led government of Nepal "hand picked" Nepalese priests to lead the temple, thus bypassing the temple's long-st ... stating that they were not against the appointment of Nepalese priests but against the appointment without proper procedure ...
... that in the aftermath of an earthquake in Lisbon, Portugal Catholic priests roamed city streets, hanging those they thought responsible for the quake ... Priests of the inquisition roamed the city, rounding up "heretics" and hanging them on the spot for angering God priests roved around the ruins, selecting at random those ... The priests had them hanged on the spot ...
... The following people have been priests of Leksvik Church 1621-1648 Oluf Eriksen 1648-1957 Isak Johansen 1657-1671 Iver Olufsen 1672-1697 Søren Kristoffersen Røg 1697-1704 Peder ...
... Anthraxus' priests, called degogs, dress in bright red robes with black hoods and sashes ... Higher ranking priests wear black robes and hoods with red and gold sashes ... The chief of the high priests is called the archdegog ...
Famous quotes containing the word priests:
“Along the avenue of cypresses,
All in their scarlet cloaks and surplices
Of linen, go the chanting choristers,
The priests in gold and black, the villagers. . . .”
—D.H. (David Herbert)
“Yes, I am a Jew, and when the ancestors of the right honourable gentleman were brutal
savages in an unknown island, mine were priests in the temple of Solomon.”
—Benjamin Disraeli (18041881)
“Let judges secretly despair of justice: their verdicts will be more acute. Let generals secretly despair of triumph; killing will be defamed. Let priests secretly despair of faith: their compassion will be true.”
—Leonard Cohen (b. 1934)