You Might Like

Lazarite

- Noun

One of the Congregation of the Priests of the Mission, a religious institute founded by Vincent de Paul in 1624, and popularly called Lazarists or Lazarites from the College of St. Lazare in Paris, which was occupied by them until 1792.


More related articles

  • Nazarite vow

  • Lazarice

    Lazarice (Serbian: лазарице), also known by its Bulgarian name Lazaruvane (Bulgarian: лазаруване), is a traditional procession during the Eastern Orthodox feast of Lazareva Subota (corresponding to, but distinct from Lazarus Saturday in other Orthodox churches ), the day before Palm Sunday. Traditionally, a girl who has never participated in the ritual may not marry or be engaged.

  • Lazurite

    Lazurite

    Lazurite is a tectosilicate mineral with sulfate, sulfur and chloride with formula: (Na,Ca)8[(S,Cl,SO4,OH)2|(Al6Si6O24)]. It is a feldspathoid and a member of the sodalite group. Lazurite crystallizes in the isometric system although well formed crystals are rare. It is usually massive and forms the bulk of the gemstone lapis lazuli.

  • Silvia Lazarte

    Silvia Lazarte (born 1964), a Bolivian Indigenous woman from Quechua ancestry, became the President of the Constituent Assembly on August 6, 2006. Ms. Lazarte is a peasant leader representing the Santa Cruz department, although she was born in the Cochabamba Department. She became the principal authority of this important conclave through an agreement between social organizations and President Evo Morales that considered the presence of an Indigenous woman to be of capital importance in the design of a new State.

  • David Lazari

    David Lazari

    David Rafael Lazari (Chinese: 大衛拉菲爾; born 30 April 1989) is a Brazilian professional footballer who currently plays as an attacking midfielder for Hong Kong Premier League club Pegasus.

  • Steve Lazarides

    Steve Lazarides (born c. 1969) is a British art gallery owner best known for once being the agent for the graffiti artist Banksy. He is noted as one of the first figures to help popularise street art, and as an authority on the latest trends in underground art.

You Might Like