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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: congregation(0.01155 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to congregation.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: a group of people who adhere to a common faith and
habitually attend a given church [syn: fold, faithful]
2: an assemblage of people or animals or things collected
together; “a congregation of children pleaded for his
autograph”; “a great congregation of birds flew over”
3: the act of congregating [syn: congregating]
English → English (gcide)
Congregation \Con`gre*ga"tion\, n. [L. congregatio: cf. F.
1. The act of congregating, or bringing together, or of
collecting into one aggregate or mass.
The means of reduction in the fire is but by the
congregation of homogeneal parts. --Bacon.
2. A collection or mass of separate things.
A foul and pestilent congregation of vapors. --Shak.
3. An assembly of persons; a gathering; esp. an assembly of
persons met for the worship of God, and for religious
instruction; a body of people who habitually so meet.
He [Bunyan] rode every year to London, and preached
there to large and attentive congregations.
4. (Anc. Jewish Hist.) The whole body of the Jewish people;
-- called also Congregation of the Lord.
It is a sin offering for the congregation. --Lev.
5. (R. C. Ch.)
(a) A body of cardinals or other ecclesiastics to whom as
intrusted some department of the church business; as,
the Congregation of the Propaganda, which has charge
of the missions of the Roman Catholic Church.
(b) A company of religious persons forming a subdivision
of a monastic order.
6. The assemblage of Masters and Doctors at Oxford or
Cambrige University, mainly for the granting of degrees.
7. (Scotch Church Hist.) the name assumed by the Protestant
party under John Knox. The leaders called themselves
(1557) Lords of the Congregation.