Some articles on raised:
... journal, Renaissance "e see that the Holy Qur’an clearly negates that Jesus (sws) was raised to heavens alive (355)." Yet Dr ... writes elsewhere that the Qur'an in fact states that "God raised him to himself" ... This is because the Qu'ran states that God "raised him to a lofty station", and that has been taken to be a term for ascending, upon which it is concluded that 'Idris' was 'Enoch' ...
... From 1976 to 1983, several states voluntarily raised their purchase ages to 19 (or, less commonly, 20 or 21), in part to combat drunk driving fatalities ... By mid-1988, all 50 states and the District of Columbia had raised their purchase ages to 21 (but not Puerto Rico, Guam, or the Virgin Islands, see Additional Notes below) ... lowering their drinking ages, while Guam has raised its drinking age to 21 in July 2010 ...
... He was raised in Christian schools his earliest performances were in this setting and in his home church of Southeast Christian Church, in Louisville ... Unger was raised on Christian music ... He was born and raised in Phoenix, AZ and is the middle of three brothers ...
... Funds for this school were raised in 1845 and it was opened the same year first as the Wesleyan Connexional School and later Wesley College, named after Charles Wesley, founder of Methodism ... It was only in 1855 that the idea was raised of founding a school specifically for the education of sons of ministers like the Methodist Church in England had at Kingswood School in Bath ... Funds were again raised with significant amounts coming from America and England ...
... in 1986, Swine Week is a week-long community service project at Edmond Memorial which has raised over $3 million ... In 2008 the Swine Week theme was Viva Hog Vegas, which raised over $265,000 (after expenses) for the Oklahoma Family Center for Autism ... In 2009, the theme was Pigelodeon (and it raised $318,919 (after expenses) for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation ...
More definitions of "raised":
- (adj): Leavened usually with yeast.
Example: "Raised bread"
- (adj): Increased especially to abnormal levels.
Example: "The raised prices frightened away customers"
- (adj): Above the surround or above the normal position.
Example: "A raised design"; "raised eyebrows"
Famous quotes containing the word raised:
“Our species successfully raised children for tens of thousands of years before the first person wrote down the word psychology. The fundamental skills needed to be a parent are within us. All were really doing is fine-tuning a process thats already remarkably successful.”
—Lawrence Kutner (20th century)
“Family scandals should not be raised outside.”
“But in fact Christ has been raised from the dead, the first fruits of those who have died.”
—Bible: New Testament, 1 Corinthians 15:20.