flesh and blood
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Catholic doctrine holds that the Eucharist, or the bread and wine consumed during communion, contains the literal flesh and blood of Christ.
Those who consider Mickelson hip are not limited to his flesh and blood.
Nowadays, the idea that this is the actual flesh and blood of Jesus Christ is not taken literally.
If the doors or windows blow in, your flesh and blood is no match.
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before 12th century
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