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The Horae

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Originally a trio Goddesses, the gatewardens of Olympus, they later evolved into representations of the seasons, and finally as spirits of
the twelve hours: Dike, Eunome, Irene.

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Pax Augusta and the Horae on the Ara Pacis Augustae - jstor
Pax Augusta and the Horae on the Ara Pacis Augustae. NANCY THOMSON DE GRUMMOND. Abstract.
Hobbes & the "Horae Subsecivae" - JStor
University of Michigan. The Horae Subsecivae, a book published anonymously in 1620 but most likely written by Hobbes, offers new light on the possible origins.
Horae Paulinae; or The Truth of the Scripture History of St. Paul.
____. INTRODUCTION. The "Horae Paulinae" was published in 1790, when Paley had been ...
Mount Angel Horae lecture_Dr. William Diebold.docx - In Mulieribus
books of hours [SLIDE] or, to use the Latin form that is this concert's title, Horae. ​ The phrase "book of hours" is short and it links two very common English words ...
Horae: A Musical Book of Hours - In Mulieribus
Mar 6, 2016 Horae: A Musical. Book of Hours. Friday, March 4, 2016 at 7:00 pm.

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Willamette Weekend: 20 Things to Do and See in Portland March 4-6
[CLASSICAL] Before the Amighty brought us YouTube and iPads, the closest thing to medieval multimedia experiences may have been worshiping in cathedrals, hearing sacred music surrounded by magnificent stained-glass windows or consulting Horae, ...
Go for March 4: Disaster prep, First Saturday, In Mulieribus
The music ensemble In Mulieribus presents “Horae: A Musical Book of Hours,” a concert inspired by the Middle Ages and the detailed religious devotionals known as books of hours.
Horae Oriental endows Gene Therapy Center at UMass Medical School with $2M gift
The Gene Therapy Center at UMass Medical School, a global leader in adeno-associated virus (AAV) gene therapy, has received a $2 million endowment from the Horae Oriental Shenzhen Investment Company of Guangdong, China, Chancellor Michael F.
The Jeweler Wallace Chan: 'The Stone Is Me'
His most famous Wallace Cut was an homage to the Horae, the Greek goddesses of the seasons, in blue topaz. A German dealer took one look at Horae and told Mr. Chan that he had to take it to Europe.
The Good Samaritan: A Veteran's Dog Tag Returned
A library archive page that took us to St. Paul's School in Concord, NH, where we found a newsletter, the Alumni Horae I believe it's called, from 1983. And, there in the pages of the Alumni newsletter, Richard Tilghman Jr.

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Horae - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Greek mythology the Horae or Hours were the goddesses of the seasons and the natural portions of time. They were originally the personifications of nature in  ...
HORAE : Greek Goddesses of the Seasons & the Natural Order ...
THE HORAI (or Horae) were the goddesses of the seasons and the natural portions of time. They presided over the revolutions of the heavenly constellations by ...
HORAE, TWELVE : Greek goddesses of the hours of the day ...
THE TWELVE HORAI (or Horae) were goddesses of the hours of the day and perhaps also of the twelve months of the year. They oversaw the path of the ...
Horae - Greek Mythology
The Horae or Hours were the goddesses of the seasons in Greek mythology. They were also considered to be the goddesses of order and justice, as well a...
Horae, the Goddesses of Seasons in Greek Mythology
Horae, the three goddesses of the seasons and prosperity and guards of the Gates Mount Olympus, the god's home in Greek Mythology.