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holy place


  1. the outer chamber of a Jewish sanctuary
  2. a place of pilgrimage

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“We thought no one could come here because it was a holy place,” Ruhinguka says.

Scripture tells us: There is a river whose streams make glad the city of God, the holy place where the Most High dwells.

Brother Lawrence of Sicily, over date January 17, 1451, records that with twenty others he had come to visit the holy place.

And they shed innocent blood round about the sanctuary, and defiled the holy place.

Establish thy people in thy holy place, as Moses hath spoken.

He beholds now the Holy place, the Most Holy, the side buildings, the hinder buildings and the interior of the temple.

There are curiosities and art treasures in abundance within the precincts of this holy place.


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