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The importance of names in this particular beatification case

The importance of names in this particular beatification case | Name News | Scoop.it
Provisions applying to canonizations and beatifications clearly stipulate that a candidate to be declared saint or blessed in the Catholic Church should be known by first and second name.
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Warning: contains an unpleasant true story. Essentially, can a person be beatified as a martyr if their name is not known?

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The Rise of the Nameless Narrator

The Rise of the Nameless Narrator | Name News | Scoop.it
some authors simply decide to leave their literary brainchildren completely nameless. Although this strategy may at first seem odd, there are in fact many excellent examples of works in which the main character remains stubbornly and utterly nameless.
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