devotions

(Roget's IV) n.
Syn. prayers, worship, religious observances, rituals; see church 2 , worship 1 .

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  • dévotions — ● dévotions nom féminin pluriel Faire ses dévotions, accomplir ses devoirs religieux. ● dévotions (expressions) nom féminin pluriel Faire ses dévotions, accomplir ses devoirs religieux. ● dévotions (synonymes) nom féminin pluriel Faire ses… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • devotions — Synonyms and related words: Angelus, Ave, Ave Maria, Hail Mary, Kyrie Eleison, Mass, Paternoster, aid prayer, appeal, beadroll, beads, bedtime prayer, beseechment, bidding prayer, breviary, camp meeting, chaplet, church, church service, collect,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • devotions — [[t]dɪvo͟ʊʃ(ə)nz[/t]] N PLURAL: oft poss N Someone s devotions are the prayers that they say. Normally he performs his devotions twice a day …   English dictionary

  • devotions — de vo·tion || əʊʃn n. faithfulness, dedication …   English contemporary dictionary

  • devotions — prayers or religious observances. → devotion …   English new terms dictionary

  • Devotions upon Emergent Occasions — is a 1624 prose work by the English writer John Donne, who dedicated it to the future King Charles I. It is a series of reflections that were written as Donne recovered from a serious illness, believed to be either typhus or relapsing fever.… …   Wikipedia

  • Devotions, Popular — • Brief explanation of the spiritual practices collectively called devotions or popular devotions. Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Dévotions catholiques — Les dévotions catholiques sont des types de prières et de pratiques qui n ont pas été élaborées officiellement par l Église catholique romaine mais qui sont issues de pratiques spirituelles développées par des particuliers (ou groupe de… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • devotions, liturgical —  Обряды литургические …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • devotions, personal —  Обряды личные …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

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