Scourging

  • 1 scourging — index correction (punishment) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 Scourging — Scourge Scourge, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Scourged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Scourging}.] [From {Scourge}, n.: cf. OF. escorgier.] 1. To whip severely; to lash. [1913 Webster] Is it lawful for you to scourge a . . . Roman? Acts xxii. 25. [1913 Webster] 2.… …

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  • 3 Scourging —    (1 Kings 12:11). Variously administered. In no case were the stripes to exceed forty (Deut. 25:3; comp. 2 Cor. 11:24). In the time of the apostles, in consequence of the passing of what was called the Porcian law, no Roman citizen could be… …

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  • 4 scourging — Punishment by a lash of leather thongs inflicted on Paul several times (2 Cor. 11:24–5; Acts 16:22–3; 22:24). Jesus was scourged either as a warning (Luke 23:22) or as a severe punishment before crucifixion (Matt. 27:26) …

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  • 5 scourging — skÉœrdÊ’ /skɜːdÊ’ n. whip, lash; suffering, calamity, affliction v. lash, whip, flog; chastise, punish severely …

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  • 6 scourging — …

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  • 7 self-scourging — adj. * * * …

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  • 8 self-scourging — adj …

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  • 9 Flagellation — • Includes history and its use in scripture Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Flagellation     Flagellation     † …

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  • 10 Scourge — A scourge (from Italian scoriada , from Latin excoriare = to flay and corium = skin ) is a whip or lash, especially a multi thong type used to inflict severe corporal punishment or self mortification on the back. It is also an air unit in the… …

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  • 12 Synagogue — • The place of assemblage of the Jews. This article will treat of the name, origin, history, organization, liturgy and building of the synagogue Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Synagogue     Synagogue …

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  • 14 Crucifixion — For other uses, see Crucifixion (disambiguation). Crucifixion of Jesus of Nazareth, by Marco Palmezzano (Uffizi, Florence), painting ca. 1490 …

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  • 17 Pio of Pietrelcina — Infobox Saint name=Saint Pio of Pietrelcina birth date=birth date|1887|5|25|mf=y death date=death date and age|1968|9|23|1887|5|25|mf=y feast day=September 23 venerated in=Roman Catholic Church birth place=Pietrelcina, Italy death place=San… …

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  • 18 Crucifixion of Jesus — The Crucifixion , by Vouet, 1622, Genoa The crucifixion of Jesus and his ensuing death is an event that occurred during the 1st century AD. Jesus, who Christians believe is the Son of God as well as the Messiah, was arrested, tried, and sentenced …

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  • 19 Wiccan morality — ] Another element of Wiccan Morality comes from the Law of Threefold Return, which is understood to mean that whatever one does to another person or thing (benevolent or otherwise) returns with triple force. [Gerald Gardner, High Magic s Aid ,… …

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  • 20 Valerian and Porcian laws — The Valerian and Porcian laws were passed between Rome’s founding in 509 BC, and 195 BC. They exempted Roman citizens from degrading and shameful forms of punishment, such as scourging with rods or whips, and especially crucifixion. They also… …

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