Animal sacrifice accompanies almost every ritual and ceremonial event in Nepali life.
All libations denote a sacrifice to the deity, but the one in the meal-context denotes a sharing with the god as all partake of the same drinking of wine.
Mrs James, whose parish includes Minety, Leigh and Ashton Keynes, has even gone as far as to try and change the shape of the crucifix a symbol of Jesus's ultimate sacrifice .
Animal sacrifice was at the heart of Ugaritic ritual.
A Jesuit priest of the party offered the sacrifice of the mass, which in that region of the world had never been celebrated before.
Abraham is commanded to take his son Isaac on a journey to a mount in the land of Moriah and there offer him as a sacrifice to God.
the ancient laws of animal sacrifice
The ‘guillotine card’ is to be used when your crazy partner makes a vulnerable sacrifice against non-vulnerable opponents.
In accepting money from Washington, religious groups will inevitably sacrifice a degree of independence.
It means you have to leave home and that requires a big sacrifice in terms of leaving your family behind.