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17:15 Jan 25, 2004
German to English translations [PRO]
German term or phrase: patres
"Die Betreuung der Kirche erfolgte bis 1810 durch Benediktinerpatres der Universität."

I can't seem to find any English equivalent for "patres" - anyone familiar wit this? thanks!
georg schreiner
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English translation:fathers
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4 +7fathers
4paters: Benedictine Father



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see link

    Reference: http://www.google.de/search?hl=de&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&q=benedi...
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agree  Dr Andrew Read: yes, Benedictine fathers.
23 mins

agree  Jonathan MacKerron
1 hr

agree  Robert Schlarb
2 hrs

agree  Johanna Timm, PhD
4 hrs

agree  Nancy Arrowsmith
8 hrs

agree  Mario Marcolin
14 hrs

agree  xxxBrandis
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paters: Benedictine Father

typo for paters

National Catholic Reporter: Liturgical Institute president resigns ...
... National Catholic Reporter > Oct 27, 2000 > Article. Liturgical Institute president resigns.(Benedictine Father Cassian Folsom)(Brief Article) National Catholic ...
www.findarticles.com/cf_dls/m1141/ 2_37/67328647/p1/article.jhtml - 14k -

Note added at 2004-01-25 17:20:41 (GMT)

Sonntagsblatt Bayern - Artikel-ID: 2004_04_08_01
... Unter dem Einfluss eines Münsterschwarzacher Benediktinerpaters entstand eine klösterliche Gemeinschaft, beginnend mit dem Morgengebet von Schmid und Maria ...
www.sonntagsblatt-bayern.de/news/ aktuell/2004_04_08_01.htm - 19k

Note added at 2004-01-25 17:21:27 (GMT)

fathers (it is plural....)

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