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  Patron Saints Quiz
Joseph of Arimathea is the Patron of undertakers.
Casimir is the Patron Saint of Poland and Lithuania.
Bede the Venerable is the Patron Saint for lectors.
www.franciscan-sfo.org /patrons.html   (7872 words)

 Patron saint - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Florian is the patron saint of firefighters, and St.
Joseph is the patron saint of Belgium, and St.
The Blessed Virgin Mary may be taken as a patron of any good activity; indeed, she is cited as the patron of all humanity.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Patron_saint   (1526 words)

A patron is one who has been assigned by a venerable tradition, or chosen by election, as a special intercessor with God and the proper advocate of a particular locality, and is honoured by clergy and people with a special form of religious observance.
The underlying doctrine of patrons is that of the communion of saints, or the bond of spiritual union existing between God's servants on earth, in heaven, or in purgatory.
There were patrons or protectors in various forms of illness, as for instance: Agatha (diseases of the breast), Apollonia (toothache), Blaise (sore throat), Clare and Lucy (the eyes), Benedict (against poison), Hubert (against the bite of dogs).
www.newadvent.org /cathen/11562a.htm   (4336 words)

 patron on Encyclopedia.com
Le patron des patrons vénézuéliens Carlos Fernandez L'arrestation du patron des patrons vénézuéliens, Carlos Fernandez, l'.
Le patron du géant allemand des médias Bertelsmann, Gunter Thielen Le patron du géant allemand des médias Bertelsmann, Gun.
Le patron du géant pétrolier russe Ioukos, Mikhaïl Khodorkovski, le 18 juin à Moscou Le patron du géant pétrolier russe Io.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/p1/patron.asp   (708 words)

 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Patron and Patronage
Thus, granting that a church is necessary to a benefice, three things are requisite: the assignment of land (fundatio in the narrow sense), the erection of the church at one's private expense (aedificatio), and the granting of the means necessary for the support of the church and beneficiaries (dotatio).
With regard to the one to be presented, in the case of a benefice involving the cure of souls, the ecclesiastical patron must choose from among the candidates for presentation the one he believes the most suitable, judging from the parish concursus.
In the case of a mixed patronage, the rights of which are exercised in common by an ecclesiastical and a lay patron, the same rule holds as in the case of a lay patronage.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/11560c.htm   (1878 words)

 Patron Graphics Services   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Our attention to detail in all facets of production has earned Patron Graphics a solid reputation for high quality and timely delivery of services regardless of the size or type of project.
As a growing company Patron Graphics continues to seek out the most innovative graphics talent and technological enhancements that result in saving you time and money on your projects.
Patron Graphics is the leader in graphic and digital technology serving the offset, flexographic, screen print, and point of purchase industries.
www.patrongraphics.com   (270 words)

When patrons present "other ID," or no ID, they should be asked to recite their address, so that staff can check it against the address in their Dynix patron record.
Patron presentation of library cards or barcodes will continue to grow in importance as more automated library services require it (patrons will need their barcode to look up their own record on OPACs, for example, or to renew their own materials from home using touch-tone phones, etc.).
In agencies where staff are familiar with many of their patrons, staff may [will?] give private data to patrons who are known to them, even though the patrons may not have their library card or other ID with them.
www.hclib.org /extranet/IS_policy_guide/AP3.html   (1348 words)

New Patrons are welcomed enthusiastically and enjoy the personal attention accorded to the mainstays of our theater.
Patron Room at intermission during performances in the Vivian Beaumont Theater.
A performance at LCT in your honor with eight center orchestra seats reserved for you and your guests to a Beaumont or Newhouse Theater show of your choice preceded by a private dinner for your party in the Sondra and Charles Gilman, Jr.
www.lct.org /patron.html   (484 words)

 Patron-Detroit Casino Dispute Information
Patrons that have a dispute with a casino may request the Michigan Gaming Control Board to investigate their complaint.
All patron disputes must be submitted to the Board in writing on the attached Patron Dispute Form within 21 business days of the incident.
Patron disputes shall be settled in compliance with this part.
www.michigan.gov /mgcb/0,1607,7-120-1382_7196---,00.html   (627 words)

 St. George, Patron Saint of Scouting
They (the knights of the Round Table) had as their patron saint St. George, because he was the only one of all the saints who was a horseman.
He is the Patron Saint of cavalry from which the word Chivalry is derived, and the special saint of England.
George is the patron Saint of Scouting and of the original Russian Scouts.
pinetreeweb.com /stgeorge.htm   (1312 words)

 Patron Saints for Modern Challenges by Thomas J. Craughwell- November 2002 Issue of St. Anthony Messenger Magazine ...
Lucy is the patron saint of eye ailments because in the course of her martyrdom her own eyes were torn out by her executioners.
Sebastian is the patron saint of archers, not because he was an archer himself but because he was the archers’ target.
Monica’s place as patron of lapsed Catholics was made official in the 15th  century when Pope Eugenius IV established a confraternity in her honor to pray for Catholics who strayed from the faith.
www.americancatholic.org /Messenger/Nov2002/Feature2.asp   (2573 words)

 Patron saint - Open Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In several forms of Christianity, a patron saint has special affinity for a trade or group.
St Florian is the patron saint of firefighters, and Saint Christopher is the patron saint of travellers, for example.
Patron saints can also be associated with geographical areas: Saint Joseph is the patron saint of Belgium, and Saint Patrick is patron saint of Ireland, for example.
open-encyclopedia.com /Patron_saint   (1265 words)

 ArtLex on Patron
In Europe, until the growth of the middle classes in the nineteenth century, when more and more patrons of the arts were wealthy merchants and industrialists, most patrons of the arts were either leaders of the aristocracy or of the Catholic church.
Harry Kessler was a German patron of avant-garde art and design who died in 1937.
When museum officials speak of patrons, they are referring to the people who support their institutions with donations of money and/or works of art.
www.artlex.com /ArtLex/p/patron.html   (395 words)

 Britannia Biographies: St. Andrew, Patron Saint of Scotland
One legend concerning St. Andrew is that when the Pictish King Angus, faced with a large invading army, prayed for divine guidance, a saltire (the diagonal cross) appeared in the shape of a white cloud against the blue sky.
Angus won a decisive victory and decreed that Andrew would be the patron saint of his country.
It was not until after Robert Bruce's victory at the Battle of Bannockburn (1314) however, that the Declaration of Arbroath named St. Andrew the patron saint of Scotland forever and the Saltire became the national flag in 1385.
www.britannia.com /bios/saints/andrew.html   (338 words)

 AllRefer.com - patron (Art, General) - Encyclopedia
Perhaps the most munificent patronage occurred in Italy during the Renaissance under patrons such as the Medici, the Sforza, and many popes.
Francis I of France and his sister Margaret of Navarre were distinguished patrons of art and letters; a famous English patron was Lord Chesterfield.
Since ancient times Christians have honored patron saints as tutelary guardians of persons, institutions, places, and crafts.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/P/patron.html   (289 words)

 AAS Abstracts: China Session 25   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
These groups became major patrons of Buddhism in the sixth century, alongside the aristocracy and the clergy, testifying to the spread of Buddhism to the popular level in the north.
Only rarely is the patron inside the space dominated by the Buddhist deity, and if so, the former is set off from the latter by significant disjunctions of scale.
By shattering that symmetry, the patron's image plays a dual role: as a kind of deified attendant who honors the deity, and as the initiated mediator, the source from which emanates the mandala visualization.
www.aasianst.org /absts/1997abst/china/c25.htm   (1346 words)

There is a "Le Patron" building manual and pricelist in English, which can be send to you for free by e-mail.
A new fuel tank is needed, also an inertia mudguard, the modification to the rear axle is performed by Importoon on an exchange basis.
Identical to the "Le Patron 3" in design and construction, but does not require modification to the rear axle.
www.lepatron.nl /engels.html   (584 words)

 Saint Joseph - Patron of Mary's Gardeners
For every kind of workman, meditation on St. Joseph's life and work is a source of insight and inspiration, and for gardeners and farmers it affords a profound sense of the loving stewardship we should exercise for God's plant creatures, making humble submission to their needs and giving watchful attention to growth and the seasons.
This statue is identified as that of St. Joseph, most chaste spouse of the Blessed Virgin and foster father of Jesus, by the flowering staff, the traditional emblem of St. Joseph, clasped in the left hand.
St. Joseph, patron of all workmen and provider for the Holy Family, is represented in a special manner for garden and farm workmen as kneeling at garden work with a small cultivating tool in his right hand.
www.mgardens.org /JS-SJPOMG-SJ.html   (1224 words)

 Test Records for Summit-patrons
Identify or make at least one record for a patron with a PType that is not eligible for Summit Borrowing.
A "210" patron may belong to any Alliance member and make a request from new, and "210" may be a patron at the new member site and request materials from other members.
Each Alliance institution creates and keeps in their local database patron records that will be used by, or "loaned to", other Alliance institutions.
libweb.uoregon.edu /orbis/staffhome/test_records-patrons.htm   (503 words)

 Administration Help: Patron surveys
Patron survey forms gather information about your patrons' satisfaction with your library's reference service.
Patron survey reports summarize and list the responses to the survey forms.
When a patron responds to a survey about a question assigned to you or a chat session with you, QuestionPoint sends a message to your e-mail address (My QuestionPoint > Settings > E-mail address) and to your library's e-mail notification address (Administration > Institution > Settings > E-mail Notification).
www.questionpoint.org /crs/html/help/en/admin/ad_surveyform_ovrvw.html   (247 words)

 FAQ: DOCLINE -- Deleting a Loansome Doc Patron Record
Currently, there is no way for a library to delete a Loansome Doc patron's record.
The philosophy behind not allowing an institution to delete a patron's record is that the record belongs to the user and not the institution.
NLM is also considering running a batch program periodically to delete the records of patrons who have not placed a request within a certain time period.
www.nlm.nih.gov /services/doc_delete_ld_patron.html   (224 words)

 Patron Saints Quiz   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In addition, he is the Patron Saint of The Community of The Monks of Adoration.
Gertrude of Nivelles is not the Patron of actors.
Jerome isn't the Patron on preachers although St.
www.monksofadoration.org /patrons.html   (7827 words)

 Patron Membership
Patron membership in OSCO is available for persons and organizations with an interest in scholastic chess.
Each Patron Member has one OSCO member vote regarding OSCO officer elections, bylaws changes and other items as described in the bylaws.
Only directly associated representatives may be the proxy vote for Patron members that are not individuals (companies, organizations, etc).
www.okschess.org /members/join/patron.htm   (282 words)

 Catholic Online - Saints & Angels - Patron Saints
Patron saints are chosen as special protectors or guardians over areas of life.
Patron saints are often chosen today because an interest, talent, or event in their lives overlaps with the special area.
Clare of Assisi was named patron of television because one Christmas when she was too ill to leave her bed she saw and heard Christmas Mass -- even though it was taking place miles away.
www.catholic.org /saints/patron.php   (273 words)

 Father Pat's Place  :  :  :  Saint Peregrine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
He died in the year 1345 at the age of 85 and was canonized a Saint by Saint Benedict XIII in 1726.
He is the patron of many of us who have Cancer.
Peregrine is the patron saint of those who have cancer.
frpat.com /stperegrine.htm   (1458 words)

 ARL Announces... Publication of SPEC Kit 278
The protection of patron data from disclosure has a long history in the ethics of the library profession.
This SPEC survey focused on privacy policies and procedures--and staff and patron awareness of these--in preparation for an institution's review and update of their current policies and procedures.
The survey was divided into three areas: general statements on the privacy of patron data, a review of the treatment of specific patron transaction data records, and privacy policy development.
www.arl.org /pubscat/pr/2004/announcespec278.html   (516 words)

 More Patron Saint Trivia quiz
He is the patron of sailors because, according to a medieval legend (let's hope it was only a legend!), he was tortured by having his entrails extracted using a windlass.
Their patron is this twentieth century priest who died as the result of a lethal injection.
Actually, he was a metalsmith by trade and is the patron of that profession, as well as of jewelers and bankers.
www.funtrivia.com /playquiz.cfm?qid=143318&origin=   (630 words)

 Compare Prices and Read Reviews on Patron Anejo Tequila at Epinions.com
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I first tried Patron many years ago, while it was one of the only premium tequilas available in America and probably one of the...
Patron Anejo is still at the top of my list of great tequilas.
www.epinions.com /fddk-Spirits-By_Name-All-Patron_Anejo_Tequila/display_~reviews   (462 words)

 Who's the Patron Saint of Pancakes? | MetaFilter
From this I learned that King Olav II, the patron saint of Norway, is one of twenty-five patron saints of difficult marriages.
I knew a patron saint of masturbation was too much to hope for.
Therese of Lisieux is also a patron saint of television; same story as St. Claire except it was a trick with a window.
www.metafilter.com /mefi/25858   (553 words)

 WilsonWeb Administrator's Manual - User Classes > Access > Patron ID Access
The administrator can either enter a Patron ID range or single Patron IDs, and a message will be returned to let the administrator know that the action was a success.
Once a Patron ID range is assigned to an administrator-defined group, the administrator cannot assign any of the included Patron ID ranges to another administrator-defined group.
Once a patron ID range is deleted, ownership of that patron ID range returns the default user group.
www.hwwilson.com /Documentation/WilsonWeb/wweb_ng_admin/wweb_ng_admin21.htm   (277 words)

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