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  • 1 act of contrition — ► act of contrition (in the Roman Catholic Church) a penitential prayer. Main Entry: ↑act …

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  • 2 act of contrition — noun (RC) A prayer expressing penitence • • • Main Entry: ↑act …

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  • 3 Act of Contrition — The Act of Contrition is a prayer recited by the penitent during the Latin Rite Roman Catholic sacrament of Confession.It is also used by some believers as a private devotional as part a daily examination of conscience. Full textLatin:Deus meus,… …

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  • 4 Act of Contrition — «Act Of Contrictión» Canción de Madonna álbum de estudio Like a Prayer Publicación 21 de marzo, 1989 …

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  • 5 Act of Contrition —    See contrition …

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  • 6 act of contrition — noun (in the Roman Catholic Church) a penitential prayer …

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  • 7 Act of Contrition (Battlestar Galactica) — Infobox Television episode | Title = Act of Contrition Caption = Starbuck embraces with Zak Adama in a flashback Series = Battlestar Galactica Season = 1 Episode = 4 Airdate = UK: November 8, 2004 US: January 28, 2005 Production = 104 Writer =… …

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  • 8 Contrition — • Lat. contritio, a breaking of something hardened Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Contrition     Contrition     † …

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  • 9 act — ► VERB 1) take action; do something. 2) take effect or have a particular effect. 3) behave in a specified way. 4) (act as) fulfil the function of. 5) (act for/on behalf of) represent on a contractual or legal basis. 6) …

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  • 10 Contrition — Saint Peter Repentant 1823 25 , Goya Contrition or contriteness[1] (from the Latin contritus ground to pieces, i.e. crushed by guilt) is sincere and complete remorse (i.e. regret with a sense of guilt) for sins one has committed. The remorseful… …

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  • 11 contrition — n. 1) to show contrition 2) to express; feel contrition 3) an act of contrition 4) contrition for * * * [kən trɪʃ(ə)n] feel contrition an act of contrition to express to show contrition contrition for …

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  • 12 contrition —    This word (from the Latin conterere, meaning to grind ) refers to repentance for wrongdoing. Genuine contrition includes three elements: sincere sorrow, detestation of sin, and a resolution not to sin again. An Act of Contrition is a… …

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  • 13 Contrition — Con*tri tion, n. [F. contrition, L. contritio.] 1. The act of grinding or ribbing to powder; attrition; friction; rubbing. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The breaking of their parts into less parts by contrition. Sir I. Newton. [1913 Webster] 2. The state …

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  • 14 contrition — noun /kənˈtɹɪʃən/ a) The state of being contrite; sincere penitence or remorse. b) The act of grinding or rubbing to powder; attrition; friction; rubbing …

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  • 15 The Sacrament of Penance —     The Sacrament of Penance     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Sacrament of Penance     Penance is a sacrament of the New Law instituted by Christ in which forgiveness of sins committed after baptism is granted through the priest s absolution to… …

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  • 16 Music of Battlestar Galactica (reimagining) — The music of the reimagined Battlestar Galactica is a body of work largely credited to the composers Bear McCreary and Richard Gibbs. The music of Battlestar Galactica displays a variety of ethnic influences and generally does not to conform to… …

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  • 17 List of minor characters in Battlestar Galactica (reimagining) — Military PersonnelZak Adama*Played by: Tobias Mehler, Clarke Hudson *First Appearance: Miniseries *Episode Count: 2 (in flashback)Zak Adama was Adama s son and Lee s brother. He was pressured into joining the military by his father, despite Lee s …

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  • 18 Dr. Cottle — BSG Character Doctor Cottle (left) and Medic Layne Ishay assisting a patient bgcolor = #fc0 fgcolor = #000 name = Dr. Cottle race = Human gender = Male rank = Major colony = Unknown affiliation = Colonial Fleet portrayed=Donnelly Rhodes first =… …

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  • 19 Like a Prayer (chanson) — Like a Prayer Single par Madonna extrait de l’album Like a Prayer Face A Like a Prayer Face B Act of Contrition …

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  • 20 Louanne Katraine — BSG Character caption = Capt. Louanne Katraine in Torn bgcolor = #fc0 fgcolor = #000 name = Louanne Katraine (Sasha) race = Human gender = Female callsign = Kat rank=Lieutenant (Episode 1.05 2.20) Captain (Episode 3.01 3.10) affiliation =… …

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