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city in western Saudi Arabia; site of the tomb of Muhammad; the second most holy city of Islam Al Madinah , Medina
(Roman Catholic Church) a representative of the Holy See in a country that has no formal diplomatic relations with it apostolic delegate
short-handled device with a globe containing a sponge; used for sprinkling holy water aspergill , aspersorium
holy water sprinkler aspergillum
basin or other vessel that holds holy water in Roman Catholic Churches aspersorium
holy water basin aspersorium , font , stoup
radiance around head or body of holy person aureole
ring or halo around holy person's head aureole , gloria , gloriole , glory , nimbus
mountainous republic in central Europe; under the Habsburgs (1278-1918) Austria maintained control of the Holy Roman Empire and was a leader in European politics until the 19th century Austria , Oesterreich , Republic of Austria
Holy Roman Emperor from 1152 to 1190; conceded supremacy to the pope; drowned leading the Third Crusade (1123-1190) Barbarossa , Frederick Barbarossa , Frederick I
battle in the Thirty Years' War (1632); Swedes under Gustavus Adolphus defeated the Holy Roman Empire under Wallenstein; Gustavus Adolphus was killed battle of Lutzen , Lutzen
(Roman Catholic Church) an act of the Pope who declares that a deceased person lived a holy life and is worthy of public veneration; a first step toward canonization beatification
union of the Father and Son and Holy Ghost in one Godhead Blessed Trinity , Holy Trinity , Sacred Trinity , Trinity
territory of an Elector (of the Holy Roman Empire) that expanded to become the kingdom of Prussia in 1701 Brandenburg
pope who in 1122 forced the Holy Roman Emperor Henry V to sign a concordat that recognized the right of the church to choose its own leadership (died in 1124) Calixtus II , Guy of Burgundy
collection of books accepted as holy scripture especially the books of the Bible recognized by any Christian church as genuine and inspired canon
Bible books as Holy Scripture canon
capital and largest city of the modern state of Israel; a holy city for Jews and Christians and Muslims; was the capital of an ancient kingdom capital of Israel , Jerusalem
king of the Franks and Holy Roman Emperor; conqueror of the Lombards and Saxons (742-814) Carolus , Charlemagne , Charles , Charles I , Charles the Great
as Charles II he was Holy Roman Emperor and as Charles I he was king of France (823-877) Charles , Charles I , Charles II , Charles the Bald
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