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variant of MelchizedekMelchizedek
or Melchisedec
[Heb.,=king of righteousness], in the Bible, king of Salem and "priest of the most high God." He blessed Abraham after the defeat of Chedorlaomer, and Abraham gave him tithes from the enemy's spoils.
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17 For he testifieth, Thou art a priest for ever after the order of Melchisedec.
Melchisedec was arrested and charged with second-degree criminal contempt, and, what's worse, pretending to be someone he was not, for criminal purposes, a charge called "false impersonation."
He gave it to Melchisedec in Calitri, Italy on the occasion of his fitth birthday in 1897.
Melchisedec Thevenot's map of Australia appeared in his book of travels, which went through many editions as it was published in parts and at different times.
The position of the Romanian Orthodox Church towards the establishment of the Roman-Catholic Archbishopric was expressed within the spring session of the Holy Synod from the year 1883, in the paper of the bishop Melchisedec, Papacy and the present state of the Orthodox Church in the Romanian Kingdom.
We are not a nation, so much as a world; for unless we may claim all the world for our sire, like Melchisedec, we are without father or mother." (28) Here again we see the kind of quintessentially rhizomic metaphor that marks Melville's global consciousness.
Dans << Centre et peripherie dans le discours de Melchisedec Stefanescu (1823-1892) >>, Alexandru Jinga analyse la construction de l'identite roumaine au milieu du XIXe siecle, une periode de << reorientation culturelle >> durant laquelle les influences se sont deplacees, de Constantinople a Paris.
CONGO: Cannibalism is not part of Congo's culture, but reports that rebels have eaten their victims or forced others to eat family members shows the depths of depravity the four-year civil war is reaching, said Bishop Melchisedec Sikuli Paluku of Butembo-Beni, Congo.
Vadja (1943-1945), Melchisedec dans la mythologie ismaelienne in Journal Asiatique, pp.
"Melchisedec" will be the Bible class subject on Wednesday evening at 7.30pm.
Stefanescu, Melchisedec. Tratat despre cinstirea si inchinarea icoanelor in Biserica Ortodoxa si despre icoanele facatoare de minuni din Romania.