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knee

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

1 Short brace or bracket between a post and a tie-beam, post and rafter, or any stiffener in a similar position in a timber frame.

2 Corbel or other...

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Christians Receive the Gospel on their Knees

George Herring.

in The Oxford Movement in Practice

May 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of Christianity. 4479 words.

This is a short chapter designed to introduce those following which consider the liturgical practices of parochial Tractarian clergy. The main sources for exploring the theological context...

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Anti-Masonry and the Public Sphere, 1826–1850

David G. Hackett.

in That Religion in Which All Men Agree

January 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Christianity. 5408 words.

At the peak of the fraternity’s influence in the 1820s, the lodges were brought to their knees by the purported murder of someone who threatened to reveal their secrets. Within a matter of...

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mantelletta

Overview page. Subjects: Christianity.

A short cloak reaching to the knees worn by certain dignitaries in the RC Church.

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mantelletta

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 16 words.

A short cloak reaching to the knees worn by certain dignitaries in the RC Church.

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mantelletta

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 16 words.

A short cloak reaching to the knees worn by certain dignitaries in the RC Church.

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Pietà

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 19 words.

A representation of the BVM lamenting over the dead body of Christ, which she holds on her knees.

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genuflexion

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 32 words.

A momentary kneeling on the right knee, with the body erect, used in the W. Church as a ceremonial reverence

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Pietà

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 19 words.

A representation of the BVM lamenting over the dead body of Christ, which she holds on her knees.

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genuflexion

Edited by E. A. Livingstone.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 32 words.

A momentary kneeling on the right knee, with the body erect, used in the W. Church as a ceremonial reverence

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mantelletta

Edited by F. L. Cross and E. A. Livingstone.

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2005; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 91 words.

In the W. Church a short cloak open in front and reaching to the knees which, since 1969, has

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