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gospel side

The left side of a church as one faces the altar.
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Before the festivities of La Naval, the Chinese mestizo authorities complained that after the native authorities of Binondo had petitioned the corregidor of Tondo, Manuel Varela, to let them sit on the Gospel side during the mass in honour of the Virgin, Varela had asked the Chinese mestizo principales not to attend that mass in order to avoid another clash.
(27) And while the authorities reviewed the native and mestizo claims and their written evidence, the decree gave specific instructions on how the authorities of both communities would sit in church: the two gobernadorcillos would toss a coin for the first seat next to the corregidor of Tondo on the Gospel side, and then the remaining authorities of both communities would sit in alternate seats on that same side.
To support their claims, Chinese mestizo authorities detailed and included copies of the various trials and verdicts regarding their privilege to sit at the Gospel side of the altar in the Binondo church, arguing that tensions between the communities continued because verdicts were never final, for new sentences could overturn them.
On the Gospel side two representations of Christ, crucified and risen, inhabit the landscape.
Although the Brazen Serpent appears in the law side in the Gotha panel, in subsequent versions of Law and Gospel, it consistently appears on the gospel side. In the story of the Brazen Serpent, God sends serpents to punish the Israelites fleeing from Egypt for their aspersions against God.
(50) The inclusion of the story on the gospel side in post 1529 versions of Law and Gospel emphasizes that grace exists in both the Old and New Testaments, just as judgment exists in both Testaments.
That brings us to sit on the gospel side. If others in our culture are to encounter the gospel, where will they encounter it if not in the church as a community shaped by the gospel and demonstrating what it is?
Also on the plan the archbishop showed Your Majesty, the position of the singers at the gospel lectern is marked, because Your Majesty's position is indicated on the epistle side, and Your Majesty organized it better, putting your canopy on the gospel side as it should always be and as it is in the royal chapel, and so it would be better for the singers to be on the other side (that of the epistle).
Originally the king was going to be in the transept by the epistle lectern and the singers at the entrance of the first chapel on the gospel side (i.e.
Permanent structures have been erected on the Gospel side fronting the town's public market.
Part of a series of releases marking the 80th anniversary of the late, great country star's birth, this 2CD set concentrates on rare and unreleased gospel sides. It's proof that even in his wilderness years, Cash's religious roots remained a source of musical excellence.
JOHNNY CASH Bootleg Volume 4: The Soul Of Truth Part of a series of releases marking the 80th anniversary of the late, great country star's birth, this 2CD set concentrates on rare and unreleased gospel sides. It's proof that even in his wilderness years, Cash's religious roots remained a source of musical excellence.