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, city (1994 pop. 125,337), Bavaria, SE Germany, a port at the confluence of the Danube (Donau) and Regen rivers. In English it is known as Ratisbon. The city is a commercial, industrial, and transportation center; its manufactures include electronics, wood products,
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At a time when chant represented the "absolute correspondence to the Divine idea" Ratisbon was theologically out of step because the reinvigoration of Tridentine reforms only partially responded to the exigencies of divine simplicity.
Franz Xavier Haberl, "Notes on Plainchant and the Ratisbon Gradual," Caecilia 3 (January 1876): 4.
It was Stepney who recommended that Whitworth should go to Ratisbon, writing to the Secretary of State Charles Hedges, and assuring him that Whitworth had `been about with me thro' several Courts of Germany,' and that he had `acquired some knowledge both of their affairs and language.
Whitworth's appointment to the Diet of Ratisbon was occasioned by a letter from the Queen to that assembly, inviting them to join the Grand Alliance.
When the Elector of Bavaria's troops threatened Ratisbon, Stepney advised Whitworth to stay where he was until Lamberg left the city.
This one connects the motherhouse buildings: Weber Conference Hall, Madden Hall, Holy Rosary Chapel, Ratisbon House, Regina Residence and the new wing of the health care center.
The buildings remind us of our roots: Holy Rosary, where thousands of sisters made professions of vows; Madden, the first building erected by our community in the 1890s; Ratisbon, named for our Dominican ancestors who came to New York from Ratisbon, Germany, in the kite 1850s.
Principal battles: Neerwinden (near Liege) (1793); the Pyramids (1798); Aboukir I (Abu Qir) (1799); Mariazell, Austerlitz (Slavkov) (1805); Auerstadt (near Weimar), Golymin (1806); Eylau (Bagrationovsk) (1807); Eckmuhl (Eggmuhl), Ratisbon (Regensburg), Wagram (1809); Smolensk, Borodino, Maloyaroslavetz (near Kaluga), Krasnoye (Smolensk region), Berezina River (1812); and Hamburg (1814).
The Sisters of Sion were founded in Strasbourg, France, in the mid-nineteenth century by two priests, Theodore and Alphonse Ratisbon, converts from Judaism.
His diplomatic career began as English Resident at the Diet of Ratisbon in 1702.
Pole's ideas had been deeply influenced by the long years that he had spent as an exile in Italy amongst a circle of intimates that included almost all the prominent |advanced' Catholics of the time - Gasparo Contarini, who had urged the doctrine of |double justification' on the colloquy at Ratisbon in 1541; Girolamo Seripando, who repeated these arguments at the first session of the Council of Trent; the humanist poet, Marcantonio Flaminio, the noble patroness, Vittoria Colonna, and her protege and correspondent, Michael-angelo.
Principal battles: Dego, Bossano, Arcole (near Verona), Lodi (1796); Acre (Akko) (1799); Montebello (near Voghera), Marengo (near Alessandria) (1800); Austerlitz (Slavkov) (1805); Saalfeld, Jena, Pultusk (1806); Friedland (Pravdinsk) (1807); Tudela, Saragossa (Zaragoza), Eckmuhl (Eggmuhl), Ratisbon (Regensburg), Aspern-Essling (1809).