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Church, Frederic Edwin (b. May 4, 1826, Hartford, Conn., U.S.— d. April 7, 1900,
near New York City), American Romantic landscape painter who was one of the
most prominent members of the Hudson River school. Church studied with the ...
Church Father 306 property was primarily used to augment the clergy's income.
The Church Commissioners took over all the rights, functions, and funds of the
two corporations. Church Father, any of the great bishops and other eminent ...
The town is dominated by the great pilgrimage church of Bom Jesus (1773) and
its chapels, which are set in 1 8th-century-style gardens. The main sanctuary is
renowned for. its impressive soapstone statues of the 12 Apostles, carved by ...
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