altar : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n the table in Christian churches where communion is given
- n a raised structure on which gifts or sacrifices to a god are made
- Dorismond was "no altar boy," Giuliani reported, as if all non-altar boys are subject to summary execution on the sidewalks of New York.
- Cracow's altar is not only the largest Gothic altar in Christendom, but the greatest masterpiece carved by Veit Stoss, the German sculptor who.
- The abuse began one year later when he became an altar boy and continued until he was 15.
News & Articles
- Altar Identity Studios co-produces First Date with Tony Award winner Junkyard Dog Productions & Stem Productions
NEW YORK, June 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Altar Identity Studios, a Media Society company, today announced that they are co-producing FIRST DATE , Broadway's new romantic musical comedy, with Tony Award ...
June 20, 2013 - PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance
- NeNe Leakes, Tamra Barney, Kate Middleton and More Stars Married on TV
Celebrities are heading to the altar this summer and camera crews are following them close behind! In the past few weeks alone, Real Housewives castmembers Tamra Barney, Joanna...
June 20, 2013 - E! Online
- Confessed killer says did not dictate deal to turn on 'Whitey' Bulger
By Daniel Lovering BOSTON (Reuters) - An altar-boy-turned-gang-enforcer told jurors at the trial of accused mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger on Wednesday that he did not set the terms of a deal with prosecutors allowing him to serve just 12 years in prison for 20 murders in exchange for details against his former boss. The witness, John "The Executioner" Martorano, was the first member of the ...
June 19, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
- Barack Obama in Orlando Sentinel
Repeatedly linking McCain to Bush, Obama said, "our president sacrificed investments in health care, and education, and energy and infrastructure on the altar of tax breaks for big corporations and wealthy CEOs."
- Manmohan Singh in The Statesman
Taking a swipe at "some impatient editorials about the sacrifice of growth at the altar of inflation control", Dr Singh said he sees no reason why India cannot sustain high growth while successfully curbing inflation.
- Mike Huckabee in Washington Post
I think I've probably been asked far more questions about my faith than Mitt Romney's been asked about his,Huckabee said. "Maybe I ought to be doing the 'God speech' out there. I might even include an altar call and an offering with mine."