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  • 3, 9), "have this in common, that they accompany their sacred rites by a festal remission of labour."
  • 14); the remission of ordinary business belonged to both 1 See the Mishnah, tract.
  • Remission of post-baptismal sin) in the sense that any guilt unconfessed or left over after normal penances imposed by confessors is purged.
  • He painted in lurid colours the terrors of purgatory, while he dwelt on the cheapness of the indulgence which would purchase remission and his prices were lowered as each sale approached its end.
  • The railways showed an increase of 351,685; registration transfer and succession, 295,560; direct taxation, 42,136 (mainly from income tax, which more than made up for the remission of the house tax in the districts of Calabria visited by the earthquake of 1906); customs and excise, 1,036,742; government monopolies, 291,027; posts, 4I,3fo; telegraphs, 23,364; telephones, 65,771.

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