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  • n  a person who sponsors someone (the godchild) at baptism

  • Almost any celebrity is glad to stand godparent to a child, a street, a monument, a steamship, a cocktail or a baseball bat.
  • Nearly everyone who was concerned with American abstract expressionismcritics, curators, the artists themselvesagreed on one thing: the movement, like its godparent .
  • Mark Lester, godparent to Michael's children, says he is not concerned by Joe's statements.
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  • Prince George: Will Prince Harry & Pippa Middleton Be Godparents?
    The new royal baby will have three sets of godparents, but who will William and Kate choose?
    July 28, 2013 - People Magazine
  • Lincoln religion briefs July 25, 2013 edition
    Our Lady of Fatima Baptismal Preparation - Saturday, Aug. 3 at 10 a.m. All parents who are planning to have a child baptized should attend a Baptismal Preparation session being led by Mary Peterson. Godparents are also welcome to attend. Please call the parish office to register.
    July 26, 2013 - The Lincoln Journal

  • Leah Remini in Sydney Morning Herald
    Lopez's close friend Leah Remini told People magazine: "Me and my husband, Angelo Pagan, have asked for an audition for godparent roles, so at the moment we are waiting to hear back. We need about a day to prepare though."
  • Scott Maslen in Digital Spy
    I have known Sam since I was 16 and I am Godparent to her kids,Scott told the Daily Star. "We're like: 'Urgh, I am going to have to kiss you!' My missus is her best friend and I and her fella are best mates, so it's really odd. If we do...

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