7-11); while the church sustains its official functions of healing and prayer, and reclamation of the erring (v.
The crystal sustains you for eternity and binds you.
A passage in Augustine seems to imply that in some way they shared in the Sacrament, "that which they (the catechumens) receive, though it be not the Body of Christ, is yet an holy thing and more holy than the common food which sustains us, because it is a Sacrament" (De peccatorum meritis, ii.
Besides commenting on various physical treatises of Aristotle's, he wrote some philosophical essays, notably one on the Republic or Regime of the Solitary, understanding by that the organized system of rules, by obedience to which the individual may rise from the mere life of the senses to the perception of pure intelligible principles and may participate in the divine thought which sustains the world.
AHAZIAH (" he whom Yahweh sustains"), the name of two kings in the Bible, one of Israel, the other of Judah.