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An aquilifer was a senior signifer bearing the eagle standard of a Roman legion. The name derives from the type of standard, aquila meaning "eagle" (which was the universal type used since 104 BCE), and fers, related to the Latin word for bringing or carrying. Before that time, the wolf, boar, bull and horse were also used. The eagle standard was the most important possession of the legion and its loss was a terrible disgrace. -- I chose this piece because to me it represents their…

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LCM Meaningful: I picked this because this photo makes me think of something deep. Like this photo was taken to mean something.

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Baal - ancient engraving. Baal is a Christian demon. According to Christian demonology, Baal was ranked as the first and principal king in Hell, ruling over the East. According to some authors Baal is a Duke, with sixty-six legions of demons under his command. The term "Baal" is used in various ways in the Old Testament, with the usual meaning of master, or owner. It came to sometimes mean the local pagan god of a particular people, and at the same time all of the idols of the land. It is...

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Chick-fil-A is on a mission to make sure that the true meaning of certain holidays are never forgotten. Those holidays, to be specific, are Veterans Day and Memorial Day. The restaurant chain made headlines last November when it began setting up Missing Man tables in locations throughout the country in honor of soldiers missing in...

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The inspiration for this post came from my trip the grocery store this past weekend. At the entrance to the store sat a WWII veteran and his wife, both dressed completely in red, white & blue. They were selling crepe-paper poppies for donations on behalf of the local American Legion. After donating and receiving a poppy, we chatted with them for a moment and I wondered what the meaning was behind the poppy. After a little research, here is the poppy story.

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72 Demons: DANTALION He is a powerful Great Duke of Hell, with thirty-six legions of demons under his command; a Jinn, he is the 71st of 72 spirits of Solomon. He teaches all arts and sciences, and also declares the secret counsel of anyone, given that he knows the thoughts of all people and can change them at his will. He can also cause love and show the similitude of any person, show the same by means of a vision, and let them be in any part of the world they will.

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The fourth Button Banner at St Lawrence Church, Eastcote uses the Cross, reminding us of Christ's sacrifice for us all at Easter. The backgr...

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