A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M
  N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z
DICTIONARY (Y )

YAHWEL -- The Major name for God in the OT in Hebrew spelling.

YOKEFELLOW (COMPANION) -- A comrade or two fellow workers in a common cause. To help two women resolve their differences in Phil 4:3 Paul appealed to an unnamed "yoke-fellow" in Philippi.

YAKIMA INDIANS: - A Shahaptian tribe formerly dwelling on the banks of the Columbia, the Wenatchee, and northern branches of the Yakima Rivers, in the east of Washington

YAMASEE INDIANS: - A Muskhogean tribe, mentioned frequently in the history of South Carolina, residing formerly near the Savannah River and in Florida
YAQUI INDIANS: - A Cahita tribe, formerly dwelling near the Rio Yaqui

YARN -- Yarn was produced from .wool fiber, linen and hair of camels and goats Exodus 35:25-26
Yazoo Indians - A small tribe formerly living on the lower course of Yazoo River, Mississippi, in close connection with several other tribes, including the Tonica

Yellow Knives - A sub-arctic Dene tribe, called the Copper Indians by Hearne and other early English writers, and Red Knives by Mackenzie and Franklin

YOKE -- A collar of wood or harness place on the neck of animals and then agricultural tools were attached Jer 31:18 In 1st King 12:4-14 the word was used to denote servitude or oppression. Then in Matt 11:29-30 Jesus declared His yoke is not burdensome.

YOM KIPPUR: - A most solemn fast, on which no food could be taken throughout the day, and servile works were forbidden

YORK, ANCIEN SEE OF: York, Ancient See of - The seat of metropolitan jurisdiction for the northern province

YORK, CARDINAL OF: - Cardinal, Duke of York, known by the Jacobites as 'Henry IX, King of Great Britain, France, and Ireland'; born at Rome, 11 March, 1725; died at Frascati, 13 July, 1807

YORK, USE OF: Use of - Principle in medieval canon law that while as regards judicial matters, as regards the sacraments, and also the more solemn fasts, the custom of the Roman Church was to be adhered to

YOUGHAL: - The Wardenship of Youghal, in the Diocese of Cloyne, was founded by Thomas, Eighth Earl of Desmond

YOUVILLE, MARIE: -Marguérite d' - Biography of the founder of the Gray Nuns, or Sisters of Charity. She died in 1771

YOUNG MEN'S INSTITUTE: - A Catholic fraternal organization, founded on 4 March, 1883, at San Francisco, California

YSAMBERT, NICOLAS: - French theologian (1565-1642)

YUCATAN, ARCHDIOCES OF: - Located in the Republic of Mexico; Campeche and Tabasco are its suffragans

YUKON, PREFECTURE APOSTOLIC OF: - Occupies the extreme northwestern portion of the Dominion of Canada

YUN-NAN: - The Mission of Yun-nan includes the whole province, which is situated in the southwestern corner of China

YURACARE INDIANS: - A Bolivian tribe living between Santa Cruz de la Sierra and Cochabamba

YVES, SAINT: - Or St. Yves. Patron saint of lawyers, d. 1303

YVES: Saint - Essay on the life and writings of this bishop, who died in 1116