rapture


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rapture

A state of great joy, delight, or ecstasy.
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Graham & Brown's Superfresco Easy collection lets you mix and match styles and we are offering you the chance to win their new Rapture design in black or mocha.
Rossing calls the Rapture - a word that never appears in the Bible - "a racket." The idea of the Rapture and a two-stage return of Jesus was invented by British preacher John Nelson Darby less than 200 years ago, yet for millions of Americans it has become the cultural context for understanding the Bible, Rossing said.
Experience chocolate and discover the difference among Euphoric Indulgence, Sweet Serenity, Pure Rapture, and Chocolate for the Vine.
In June Noemie Lafrance and her company took performance to new heights at Bard College, when they danced RAPTURE on the rooftops.
Upon entering you find a small submersible with which you descend into Rapture, a city hidden beneath the sea.
The liposomes eventually rapture, releasing the drug.
Based upon these highly favorable results from the Radiofrequency Ablation of Pulmonary Tumors Response Evaluation (RAPTURE) trial, planning is underway for a definitive, randomized controlled trial, he added.
Rapture by Sonia Icilyn; If Love Is Good to Me by Francine Craft; Finally, You and Me by Lisa Harrison Jackson; Secretly in Love by Loure Bussey.
Hard-line rapture righters are going to court to sue for what they believe is their constitutionally protected right to express their religion-based homophobia in public, to deprive gays and lesbians of equal rights, and to advertise their vile and misleading "ex-gay" programs.
Her fuzzy figurations and obscured landscapes survey the places in between emotional and spiritual rapture in these ill-defined communities: arms flail, faces yearn, hopeful, reaching, and vaguely ritualistic.
After the Hard Rapture, a cataclysmic war of machine against man, humans are spread across the galaxy.
Oh Rapture! The Enduring Phenomenon of Gilbert and Sullivan.