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Holy Places


Places in which the chief events of our Saviour’s life occurred, such as the Sepulchre, Gethsemane, the Supper-room, the Church of the Ascension, the tomb of the Virgin, and so on.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Holy Alliance
Holy City
Holy Coat
Holy Communion (The)
Holy Family
Holy Isle
Holy Land (The)
Holy League (The)
Holy Orders
Holy Places
Holy Thursday
Holy Saturday
Holy Wars
Holy Water
Holy Week
Holy Writ
Holy Maid of Kent (The)
Holy of Holies (The)
Holy Water Sprinkler
Holywell Street (London)