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Worship

Meanings and phrases

worship

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the activity of worshipping
  2. a feeling of profound love and admiration; adoration

worship

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. love unquestioningly and uncritically or to excess; venerate as an idol; idolize; idolise; hero-worship; revere
  2. show devotion to (a deity)
  3. attend religious services

ancestor worship

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. worship of ancestors
E.g.
  • This bears resemblance to modern ancestor worship.
  • These included royal ancestor worship and the specific vodun practices of the kingdom.
  • Masubia religion is based on ancestor worship, wherein the deceased ancestors are regarded as guardian spirits.

hero worship

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. admiration for great men (or their memory)

house of worship

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any building where congregations gather for prayer; place of worship; house of prayer; house of God
E.g.
  • It remained the only house of worship for thirteen years.
  • Although it no longer functions as a Jewish house of worship, it is open to the public.
  • Built in 1891, it is the oldest house of worship in Statesville and the third oldest synagogue building in the state.

idol worship

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the worship of idols; the worship of images that are not God; idolatry

nature worship

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a system of religion that deifies and worships natural forces and phenomena

place of worship

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any building where congregations gather for prayer; house of prayer; house of God; house of worship
E.g.
  • In 1566 the place of worship was destroyed again.
  • This place of worship was the residence to many monks.
  • It operated as a place of worship until December 2011.

worship of heavenly bodies

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the worship of planets or stars; astrolatry

worship of man

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the worship of human beings; anthropolatry

places of worship

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There are several places of worship in this village.
  • Delphi and Actium were his primary places of worship.
  • It is one of the largest places of worship in Armenia.

worship services

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Anglican worship services are open to all visitors.
  • Currently, worship services are held from June through September.
  • The lower inner court is used primarily for various worship services.

public worship

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, it is rarely recited in public worship.
  • In its 200th anniversary year (2016) the chapel was closed for public worship owing to declining membership.
  • In 1906, a royal commission effectively nullified the act by admitting that more pluralism in public worship was needed.

worship service

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Many people attend church for Christmas Eve or Christmas morning worship service.
  • During a typical worship service, the Forest Hill auditorium is only filled on the lower section.
  • Lee, instituted a third worship service in Mandarin Chinese, the lingua franca of the Chinese world.

worship music

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He is known for his soulful gospel and rock-infused contemporary worship music.
  • I Will Sing I Will Sing is an album of contemporary worship music recorded by Don Moen.
  • Released in October 2008, this is Smith's third album of worship music, and his fourth live album.

houses of worship

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There are no Islamic houses of worship in the town.
  • Today in most villages, houses of worship of different shapes and sizes may be found.
  • Two of these houses of worship are national while the other three are going to be local temples.

religious worship

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Nor were the objects so decorated used as part of religious worship".
  • Temples were not just places of religious worship; rather, they were an integral part of a Chinese village.
  • To carry out her mission, she created a house for religious worship, run and organized by other women like her.

worship leader

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He is also a worship leader and has regularly led worship at major Christian events including Soul Survivor and New Wine.
  • Brian Doerksen Brian Robert Doerksen (pronounced "durkson") is a Canadian Christian singer-songwriter and worship leader.
  • He was a featured worship leader on many Vineyard worship CDs and has also taught extensively on worship leading and song writing.

freedom of worship

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Women were allowed full freedom of worship.
  • Æthelberht was a pagan at this point but allowed his wife freedom of worship.
  • Stone and his council, however, were required to agree not to interfere with freedom of worship.

used for worship

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The 1867 chapel was still being used for worship in 1979.
  • Until now it is used for worship and sacrifice by traditionalists.
  • These schools were also used for worship and other evangelical programs.

contemporary worship

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He is known for his soulful gospel and rock-infused contemporary worship music.
  • I Will Sing I Will Sing is an album of contemporary worship music recorded by Don Moen.
  • The main musical genres featured are Christian rock, contemporary worship music, gospel and Christian rap.

praise and worship

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It contains 34 praise and worship songs performed by top Christian artists.
  • It’s one of the most adventurous listens too, an uncommon distinction for praise and worship affairs.
  • Anna Hockley, reviewing for Eden.co.uk says that "Blackout" is "not your average praise and worship CD.
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