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 Glory Hand.Glossin (Lawyer) 
E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Glory be to the Father,
etc. The first verse of this doxology is said to be by St. Basil. During the Arian controversy it ran thus: “Glory be to the Father, by the Son, and in the Holy Ghost.” (See GLORIA.)   1

 Glory Hand.Glossin (Lawyer) 

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