Venerable man

  • 1 Venerable — Ven er*a*ble, a. [L. venerabilis: cf. F. v[ e]n[ e]rable.] 1. Capable of being venerated; worthy of veneration or reverence; deserving of honor and respect; generally implying an advanced age; as, a venerable magistrate; a venerable parent. [1913 …

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  • 2 Venerable Robert Southwell —     Venerable Robert Southwell     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Venerable Robert Southwell     Poet, Jesuit, martyr; born at Horsham St. Faith s, Norfolk, England, in 1561; hanged at Tyburn, 21 February, 1595. His grandfather, Sir Richard Southwell …

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  • 3 Venerable Cesare Baronius —     Venerable Cesare Baronius     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Venerable Cesare Baronius     Cardinal and ecclesiastical historian, born at Sora in the Kingdom of Naples, 30 August, 1538; died at Rome, 30 June, 1607; author of Annales Ecclesiatici …

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  • 4 Venerable Angelo Paoli —     Venerable Angelo Paoli     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Venerable Angelo Paoli     Born at Argigliano, Tuscany, 1 Sept., 1642; died at Rome, 17 January, 1720. The son of Angelo Paoli and Santa Morelli, he was particularly distinguished for his… …

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  • 5 Venerable Ralph Milner —     Venerable Ralph Milner     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Venerable Ralph Milner     Layman and martyr, born at Flacsted, Hants, England, early in the sixteenth century; suffered at Winchester, 7 July, 1591. The greater part of his life was… …

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  • 6 Venerable John Bodey —     Ven. John Bodey     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Ven. John Bodey     Martyr, b. at Wells, Somerset: 1549; d. at Andover, Wilts., 2 November, 1583. He studied at Winchester and New College, Oxford, of which he became a Fellow in 1568. In June,… …

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  • 7 Venerable Louise de Marillac Le Gras —     Ven. Louise de Marillac Le Gras     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Ven. Louise de Marillac Le Gras     Foundress of the Sisters of Charity of St. Vincent de Paul, born at Paris, 12 August, 1591, daughter of Louis de Marillac, Lord of Ferri res,… …

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  • 8 Venerable Order of Saint John — This article is about the order after its revival in the 19th century. For the original Order of St. John, see Knights Hospitaller. Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of Saint John of Jerusalem Insignia of a Member of the Order of St John …

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  • 9 Venerable English College, Rome — The Venerable English College is a Roman Catholic seminary in Rome for the training of priests for England. Founded in 1579, it is the oldest English institution anywhere outside of England.Historyt Thomas Hospice (1362 1579)The English Hospice… …

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  • 10 venerable — [[t]ve̱nərəb(ə)l[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n A venerable person deserves respect because they are old and wise. Her Chinese friends referred to the Empress as their venerable ancestor. ...a venerable old man with white hair. 2) ADJ GRADED: usu… …

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  • 11 Venerable Order of Saint John — Das Kreuz des britischen Johanniterordens Der Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John (Johanniterorden) ist ein aus dem „Orden vom Spital des heiligen (St.) Johannes zu Jerusalem“ hervorgegangener britischer Ritterorden, vergleichbar dem …

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  • 12 Venerable Order of St. John — Das Kreuz des britischen Johanniterordens Der Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John (Johanniterorden) ist ein aus dem „Orden vom Spital des heiligen (St.) Johannes zu Jerusalem“ hervorgegangener britischer Ritterorden, vergleichbar dem …

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  • 13 Man'yōshū — Nukata no Ōkimi, a replica from vol.1 Man yōshū (万葉集, man yōshū? …

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  • 14 Man'yōshū — Nukata no Ōkimi, réplica procedente del vol.1. Manyōshū (万葉集, man yōshū? …

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  • 15 Archdeacon of Sodor and Man — The Archdeacon of Sodor and Man is the deputy to the Bishop of Sodor and Man in the Isle of Man. Until 1919 he was an ex officio member of the Legislative Council.Archdeacons*The Venerable William McCrystyn, 1546 1557 *The Venerable John Kippax,… …

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  • 16 Poem of the Man God — The Poem of the Man God (Italian title: Il Poema dell Uomo Dio ) is a multi volume book of about four thousand pages on the life of Jesus Christ written by the Italian mystic Maria Valtorta. The latest editions of the book, bear the title: The… …

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  • 17 The Venerable Bede —     The Venerable Bede     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Venerable Bede     Historian and Doctor of the Church, born 672 or 673; died 735. In the last chapter of his great work on the Ecclesiastical History of the English People Bede has told us… …

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  • 18 Duckett, John, Venerable — • Biographical sketch of the English priest and martyr Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Duckett, John, Venerable     Venerable John Duckett      …

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  • 19 Bede, The Venerable — (ca. 673–735)    The Venerable Bede was an English monk who, though he never traveled beyond the boundaries of his native Northumbria, gained an international reputation as perhaps the most learned man of his age. Though he wrote some 40 books on …

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  • 20 Leigh, Venerable Richard — • Article on this English priest and missionary to his native land, martyred in 1588 Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Leigh, Venerable Richard     Ven. Richard Leigh …

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