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An Pluiméir Ceolmhar BS: Whence 'Give up the Ghost'?! (21) RE: BS: Whence 'Give up the Ghost'?! 07 Mar 06


As far as I can recall, one of the Gospel accounts of the crucifixion, which is read during the Good Friday liturgy, refers to Jesus giving up the ghost, which is probably how the expression entered common usage.


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