Emmaus


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Emmaus,

borough (1990 pop. 11,157), Lehigh co., E Pa., a suburb adjoining Allentown; inc. 1859. It is chiefly residential, with some light manufacturing and printing and publishing. Emmaus was founded in 1740 by Moravians. The Bieber house (1734) is of historic interest.

Emmaus

(ĕmā`əs), in the Bible. 1 Place, outside Jerusalem, where Cleopas and another disciple met the risen Christ. 2 Place, where Judas Maccabeus defeated Gorgias. It is now called Imwas (West Bank) and lies halfway between Jerusalem and Jaffa, Israel.

Emmaus

where two disciples discover identity of Jesus. [N.T.: Luke 24:13–35]
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He knew now quite positively that there had been no painting of landscape before Monet; and he felt a real thrill when he stood in front of Rembrandt's Disciples at Emmaus or Velasquez' Lady with the Flea-bitten Nose.
Bulstrode had particularly wished to have a certain picture--a "Supper at Emmaus," attributed in the catalogue to Guido; and at the last moment before the day of the sale Mr.
Emmaus is the perfect paradigm of the triumph of experience over explanation, but too often it is the road to Emmaus rather than the dinner in the upper room that consumes us.
In an effort to expand our market share and continue to serve our customers, a new banking office, located on State Avenue in Emmaus, is projected to open in the spring of 2004.
STAFF from Coventry Building Society teamed up to complete a wet and muddy obstacle race for homeless charity Emmaus Coventry and Warwickshire.
US-based therapeutics developer Emmaus Life Sciences's marketing authorization application for Xyndari has been fully validated and is now under assessment by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) for the treatment of sickle cell disease, the company said.
Chris Grewcock, 33, is one of 16 formerly homeless people benefiting from accommodation and work offered by Emmaus Leicestershire and Rutland, based at Elm Lea on Ashby Road.
Amela EfendiA from EMMAUS explained that the application was created in the form of an online quiz, and it consists of two segments that can be used for initial knowledge checking, and after the training for online knowledge testing on social networks, as well as offline for the implementation within the framework of a regular classroom or on home computers.
M2 EQUITYBITES-January 19, 2018-GPB Capital concludes USD30m debt investment agreement with Emmaus Life Sciences
The Emmaus House of Apostolate in Barangay San Agustin, Malolos, Bulacan-a home to old indigent female patients from provincial hospitals-recently received visitors from the Senior Hub, Sunshine Place and music therapists from the College of Music and Performing Arts of Saint Paul University of Manila, led by Sherry Martinez and Cleofe Buenavista.
Homelessness charity Emmaus welcomes people who have fallen on hard times into a unique community where they can live, work and restore a sense of meaning into their lives.