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acolyte

Christianity an officer who attends or assists a priest
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A wish for any change is time-wasting, as the Marxist-Leninist cabal ruling this party, with acolytes in this region, shamefully, have full control and the vile abuse against those not supporting the "Great Leadership" and Jewish MPs will continue.
WHILE fulminating against Paul Brannen's "cosseted lifestyle" in the European Parliament, I wonder whether your correspondent Peter Curtis (Journal Letters, May 5) could explain to us why Nigel Farage and his acolytes have, for many years now, continued to share that same cosseted lifestyle courtesy of an institution which they - and Mr Curtis - despise.
Les elements du service de la Brigade d'intervention rapide (BRI) de la surete de wilaya, assistes de policiers de la surete de daira d'Ain-El-Hammam, ont reussi a neutraliser et a mettre hors d'etat de nuire le baron de la drogue de la wilaya de Tizi-Ouzou avec douze de ses acolytes. Agissant sur des renseignements sur la presence de ce groupe dans une habitation a Ain Zebda, localite situee a cheval entre les wilayas de Tizi-Ouzou et de Bouira, les policiers ont mis en place une souriciere.
After arriving in the central London club at 1am Biebs, 21, picked around 20 girls to dance with him and his many acolytes.
Alas, Saunders Lewis and his acolytes, like Gwynfor Evans, were far more interested in raising the language issue than raising the living standards of the Welsh.
Faid recruits Acolyte from the Terror Hack to run an elite group of hackers called the Acolytes.
But self-styled "Man of God" Walter Masocha can today be unmasked as a fraud, a conman and a depraved pervert who preyed on the religious beliefs of his acolytes.
Book one, "The Acolytes of Crane" (ISBN: 978-1482547580) was published in early 2013 and is a story about a boy who sees beyond himself and into the galaxy.
"Modi Acolytes would again respond the way they have been trained to give Galis but these are authentic statistics from Planning Commission," he further tweeted.
THE euphoria which greeted Jose Mourinho's return to Chelsea - from Blues fans and media acolytes - was never shared here.
Hardly a rousing rendition though, not helped by former leader John Mutton and his acolytes apparently forgetting the words.
LED by acolytes on Twitter, there was much wailing and gnashing of London teeth at the news that the BBC had decided to can Danny Baker's London radio show.