It was reconsecrated in 1828 for worship, was again secularized in 1830, was once more a place of worship from 1851 to 1870, and was then a third time secularized.
- In English law, sacrilege is the breaking into a place of worship and stealing therefrom.
The tendency of the later law has been to put the offence of sacrilege in the same position as if the offence had not been committed in a sacred building Thus breaking into a place of worship at night, says Coke, is burglary, for the church is the mansion house of Almighty God.
The chapel was allocated as a place of worship by Queen Elizabeth to certain Protestant Walloon refugees.
The strict application of the word to a sanctuary containing relics was extended to embrace any place of worship other than a church, and it was synonymous, therefore, with "oratory" (oratorium), especially one attached to a palace or to a private dwelling-house.
The chapel served as the sanctuary of the relic lodged in the upper chapel, and the whole building was attached as the place of worship to the king's palace.
These privileges only attach where the place of worship of which he is a minister has been duly registered (the Places of Worship Registration Act 1855), unless in the case of bodies subject to special legislation, as Quakers.
There is religious toleration in Brazil, but down to the organization of the republic no non-Catholic church or chapel was permitted to have a spire or other outward symbol of a place of worship.
The cathedral of San Francisco, though not completed, has been used as a place of worship since about 1880.
The cities of the Latin league continued to hold general meetings or assemblies from time to time at the grove of the Aqua Ferentina, a sanctuary at the foot of the Alban Hills, perhaps in a valley below Marino, while they had also a common place of worship on the summit of the Alban Mount (Monte Cavo), where stood the celebrated temple of Jupiter Latiaris.
KHNTJM or KHNOUM, a ram-headed god, whose principal place of worship was the island of Elephantine (there associated with Satis and Anukis), but also revered elsewhere, e.g.
The principal Protestant place of worship is the Trinity church, built in 1726.
The word has thus come to mean in general usage an official caretaker of any place of worship whose duty it is to show the building to those who wish to view it, and to find seats for the congregation at a service.
318) on a Christian place of worship is Marcionite, and was found on a stone which had stood over the doorway of a house in a Syrian village.
At Gezer a pre-Semitic place of worship was found in which three such hearths stood together, and drained into a cave which may reasonably be supposed to have been regarded as the residence of the divinity.
The rooms for students seemed very commodious, and Dr. Johnson said, the chapel was the neatest place of worship he had seen.
There is a small place of worship for Protestant dissenters of all denominations, situated in the village, and recently erected.
inviolable place of Worship after this their year.
The Quarry Methodists were the first nonconformists in the whole of Headington to build their own place of worship.
Was it when you grew slack in your attendance at the place of worship?
It is a solid stupa of brick, in the form of a cone, raised over a relic chamber; and the place of worship is the surrounding platform with a perimeter of nearly 1400 ft.
Often a tree or group of trees would be chosen to become a place of worship or of thanksgiving prayers to ancestors.
Some religions require the ceremony take place in their place of worship.
If he or she was a religious person, spend time at place of worship looking up marriage and death records.
You may seek out fellow homeschooler in church or your place of worship.
Place signs or posters in your place of worship.
Along with hunting for Easter eggs, you may have participated in other activities like a program at your place of worship to celebrate what Easter means.
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