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The sacred hens
|Other titles||Sacred hens and other legends of Samoa.|
|Statement||written, edited, and copyrighted by Glen Wright.|
|LC Classifications||GR385.S3 W75 1980z|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||105 p. :|
|Number of Pages||105|
|LC Control Number||84166165|
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The sacred chickens of Rome in their coop from an engraving of military insignia and instruments of war by Nicolas Beatrizet. The full engraving is found at Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae, [Image no. B], Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library.
The Savior speaking to the Nephites at the temple repeats the famous line from the Sermon on the Mount about a hen covering her chickens. Some have claimed that hens and chickens are anachronistic to Book of Mormon times. There is evidence to support mulitple views, including a potential loan-shift.
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From the Encyclopedia of Diderot & d'Alembert:Sacred chickens were chickens raised by priests in Roman The sacred hens book, and which were used for making auguries.
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Kids will love following along as the hen, with no help from her friends the duck, the dog, and the cat, goes through the steps of making a pizza-shopping for supplies, making the dough, and adding the toppings.
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The sacred is all around us, and in finding connections with it we affirm the unity and kinship of all the living. Once, in a muddy, ill-smelling chicken yard noisy with cackling hens, I held in my hand one half of a fertilized chicken egg accidentally broken.
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In the end, both the hens and the peacock come to a fresh respect for what they do. An incident is recorded that during the First Punic War (between Rome and Carthage, BC) a Roman consul Publius Claudius Pulcher ordered the pullarius (type of priest) to consult the sacred hens before the naval battle of Drepana ( BC) to see if the Roman navy should engage the enemy.
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