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 Passion Flower.Pass’over. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Passionists.
 
Certain priests of the Roman Catholic Church, who mutually agreed to preach “Jesus Christ, and Him crucified.” The founder of this “congregation” was Paul Francis, surnamed Paul of the Cross. (1694–1775.)   1
 


 Passion Flower.Pass’over. 

 
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