In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- With denominationalism on the rise, the Presbyterians established their own Board of Foreign Missions in 1837, and many other denominations followed suit.
- Again, initial analyses revealed no effect of denomination or religious conservatism on volunteering, and so these variables were not included in the final regression analysis.
- How can we expect these men to speak out in civil society for causes they have not supported in their own denominations?
- The building was used by various denominations for their services.
- Wilcox seems to have picked Protestants to study because their large number of denominations makes them relatively easy to classify by ideological and theological subgroup.
- The Roman Catholic Church and the Free Methodist Church and other denominations have their own rules for what constitutes a marriage in their eyes.
- The result of this analysis indicated that the patterns of social mobility were almost identical for all three religious denominations.
- I argue that, in addition to organizational dynamics, the analogy of family relationships may also be fruitful for understanding gender in modern religious denominations.
- The main Christian denominations have established fine churches in the town and congregations not only hold services but are involved in community care.
- Once a rallying cry of mainline churches in the 1960s, racially integrated churches number only 2 to 3 percent within mainline denominations today.
- The Protestant and Roman Catholic churches are the main Christian denominations.
- Far more often than they named any service the denomination provides to them, they talked about how their denominational mission and relief agencies do good work that they want to support.
- Many churches of all denominations and local organizations-from Girl and Boy Scouts to college student service groups-became involved.
- There is a commendable variety of selections, representing the various religious traditions and denominations in America, which generally run in length from eight to ten pages.
- Churches of all denominations and churchgoers of all ages offered their prayers.
- Hundreds of churches of various denominations across the country are using it as a resource to start these important conversations.
- Our concern in this article is not to comment on the importance of denominations but to examine denominational loyalty over time in a cross-denominational sample.
- Representatives of the churches in the denomination spent much of their time discussing issues involved with planting new churches around the country.
- The Council is an organisation for Christian churches of all denominations in the city.
- As this incident suggests, the move to the mainstream had significant ramifications for relationships with other denominations.
- Though many denominations and religious organizations have their own traditions and practices, I'll focus here on the mainline and evangelical versions of healing services.
- Perhaps the most remarkable finding thus far is the fact that these social mobility patterns were the same for all religious denominations.
- Sectarianism is about religious denominations.
- People are people, across denominations and religions.
- The name of the denomination was changed slightly: the Union of Evangelical Christian and Baptist Churches of Estonia.
- The first three articles in this issue reflect upon components of social action within religious denominations or local congregations.
- There are over 100 denominations and religious sects in Barbados.
- But the actual beliefs and practices of individual churches in these denominations depend on the local leaders.
- Under the Constitution, as interpreted by the courts, not only religions but also religious denominations are protected - for good reason.
- More than 1,400 churches of 82 denominations provided volunteers.
- Even within denominations, there are different interpretations.
- Yet, in days past, these issues were at the heart of wars between and within denominations.
- Until recently, social mobility of members of the various religious denominations has hardly received any attention.
- Think of the many denominations, sects or cults in America which function primarily as religions of individual salvation.
- A religious group includes denomination or mode of worship or a group sharing common beliefs.
- Pretty much all Christian denominations and traditions celebrate Christmas and so it's a good reminder of our common roots and ancestry.
- Mr Cobell is sure only a minority attend services but many people from all denominations attend services.
- Couples wanting a Christian wedding are married in a church of the denomination of their choice and the minister or priest of that church takes the service.
- These are some of the minor differences that are typically found within denominations.
- Around 20 churches, including all the main Christian denominations, have agreed a standard baptism certificate.
2.1(of currency)valor masculinedenominación feminine Latin Americabills in $10 and $20 denominations — billetes de 10 y 20 dólares
- By law, currency issued by the government, in any form and denomination is the acceptable medium for commercial transaction unless otherwise stated.
- The Government has done away with many of the lesser denominations of coins, but prices are not keeping up with the changes.
- Despite its apparent inefficiency, the current U.S. system of coin denominations has a striking advantage over many other possible systems.
- Gold and silver vessels served in effect as large denomination banknotes, and weighed round figures in terms of the prevailing currency standards.
- If the payment is to be made in cash (rounded off to the closest zero), the consumer slips currency notes of specific denominations into the machine through a slot.
- I had previously contemplated doing something evil by paying him in $0.05 pieces, but this was cut short when I only had $7 in that particular denomination.
- British currency had been de facto gold through much of the 1700s and until 1800 lacked small denomination coins.
- These coins were of various denominations and belong to different ages.
- The cards originally represented different denominations of money.
- The Central Bank had earlier withdrawn the highest denomination banknote to also stop hoarding.
- A euro consists of 100 cents and cents coins will be in denominations of one, two, five, ten, 20 and 50.
- The larger denomination coins and the notes are being spent but the vast majority of opinion regards them as having little spending power.
- You'll never know the difference on nickel and quarter machines, though, and it will take a year's worth of spins to feel the difference on the higher denominations.
- The drugs trade, for example, tends to make its illicit gains in the form of small denomination bank notes.
- After they finished, one of the classes separated the coins into denominations and counted them up for me.
- Five-dollar bills are now the lowest non-coin denomination and the increased handling has caused them to deteriorate.
- The problem is that the government refuses to acknowledge that a problem exists and simply prints banknotes with larger denominations.
- They received payment in the form of both paper currency and coins of various denominations.
- When the Euro was introduced, the denominations of the coins and the banknotes had to create some sort of compromise between the monetary habits of the various European countries.
- There's hardly a week passes that the school doesn't ask for money of some denomination, so why they don't help with the parking situation is a joke.
2.2(of system of measures)unidad feminine
3formal(heading)encabezamiento masculineacápite masculine Latin America
- Although at first the area received other denominations, this geographical characteristic finally inspired the actual name.
- One of the first denominations it had was Korinthos, but this name would change depending on different invaders and on who was in control of the town at different given periods.
- I've found myself categorized into a box when I mention denomination - either what I grew up with or where I currently serve.
- Its frame of coconut trees on either side, a title at the top and denomination at the base, is inverted, making it a highly prized specimen.
- Churches have dropped their denominational affiliation as part of their name and have actually given themselves a name which doesn't denote which denomination they're with.
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