Religious-services Sentence Examples
After they have performed their religious services they visit their relations and friends, when the ceremony of hamijur, or joining hands, is performed.
As recently as 1882,when the grand Llama of Tashilumpo was not relieved by the hot springs of Barchutsan, religious services were held to propitiate the serpent-deities (Oldham, 203).
While travelling with the grand-duke Lithold of Lithuania Jerome took part in the religious services of the Greek Orthodox Church.
In the surviving buildings of the convent religious services (Anglican, Scottish Presbyterian and French Protestant) are now held, while the more modern castle is occupied by offices of the Cantonal Government.
At Lourenco Marques the Chinese colony has its own temple and religious services.
Wenceslas decreed that they should be reinstated, and it was only after some hesitation that he even permitted that religious services according to the Utraquist doctrine should be held in three of the churches of Prague.
In December 1617, the archbishop of Prague and the abbot of Bfevnov (Braunau) ordered the suppression of the Protestant religious services in churches that had been built on their domains.
Legend says that Tauler nevertheless continued to perform religious services for the people, but though there may be a germ of historical truth in this story, it is probably due to the desire of the 16th-century Reformers to enroll the famous preachers of the middle ages among their forerunners.
In some of the New England States, it has been usual for the governor to appoint by proclamation at some time in spring a day of fasting, when religious services are conducted in the churches.
Attendance at religious services seems to be declining, and worshippers become more predominantly middle-aged.Advertisement
During the worst period of her illness she completed her conquest of the good-will of the Russians by declining the religious services of a Protestant pastor, and sending for Simon Todorskiy, the orthodox priest who had been appointed to instruct her in the Greek form of Christianity.
Shocking events unfold against a backdrop of meticulously observed religious services.
Whether you are inclined to attend traditional religious services or seek out other enriching activities, getting in touch with your spiritual side will help keep anxiety away.
However, if the boy in question wears dress clothes frequently - to religious services or as part of a school uniform - it's wise to invest in quality pieces that will hold up to frequent washing.
This is a good dressy casual look for spring and summer weddings or religious services.Advertisement
Others think of bygone days when wearing your Sunday best was a family tradition, a chance to wear your best clothes to attend religious services on Sunday morning.
Some women wear slacks to religious services and weddings.
A person may leave home for medical treatment or short, infrequent absences for non-medical reasons, such as a trip to attend religious services.
Shepherd's Care Center is a Christian facility that combines senior living assistance with Biblical study and religious services.
Besides Catholic Mass, most other Christian churches in Italy celebrate Christmas Eve with religious services to observe Christ's birthday, just as they do in the United States.Advertisement
Religion and services - Select a religion and how frequently you would like your date to attend religious services.
After the religious services of the morning the Brothers scattered for the day's work, the artisans going to the workshops in the city, - for the idea was to live and work in the world, and not separated from it, like the monks.
The Utraquist creed, frequently varying in its details, continued to be that of the established church of Bohemia till all non-Roman religious services were prohibited shortly after the battle of the White Mountain in 1620.
Worship. - The primitive belief in the immediate presence of the Spirit affected the religious services of the Church.
The monks spent all the time, not devoted to religious services or study, in manual labour.Advertisement
Family prayers were forbidden if any outside the immediate family were present, and religious services at the graveside were prohibited.