|Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (18701938). Rogets International Thesaurus. 1922.|
|Class VI. Words Relating to the Sentient and Moral Powers|
|Section V. Religious Affections|
| 4. Acts of Religion|
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|NOUN:||WORSHIP, adoration, devotion, cult, aspiration, homage, service, humiliation; kneeling, genuflection, prostration; latria, dulia, hyperdulia.|
PRAYER, invocation, supplication, rogation, intercession, orison, holy breathing, petition (request) [See Request]; collect, litany, Lords prayer, paternoster; Ave Maria [L.]; Hail, Mary; rosary, bead-roll.
revival; anxious -, revival -, camp- meeting.
THANKSGIVING; giving -, returning- thanks; grace, praise, glorification, pæan, benediction, doxology, hosanna, hallelujah or halleluiah, alleluia or alleluiah; Te Deum, non nobis Domine, nunc dimittis; O Salutaris [all L.]; Sanctus, Agnus Dei [L.], Kyrie Eleison [Gr.], Gloria [L.], The Annunciation, Tersanctus, Trisagion.
psalm, psalmody; hymn, plain song, chant, chaunt [archaic], response, anthem, motet, antiphon, antiphony.
OBLATION, sacrifice, incense, libation, offering; burnt -, heave -, thank -, votive-offering; offertory, collection.
DISCIPLINE, self-discipline, self-examination, self-denial; fasting, penance, confession.
DIVINE SERVICE, office, duty; exercises; morning prayer; Mass, matins, nones, complin or compline, evensong, vespers, vigils, lauds; undernsong, tierce; holyday (rites) [See Rite].
PRAYER BOOK, missal, breviary, Virginal; ritual [See Rite].
WORSHIPER, congregation, communicant, celebrant.
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|VERB:||WORSHIP, lift up the heart, aspire; revere [See Respect]; adore, do service, pay homage; humble oneself, kneel; bow -, bend- the knee; throw oneself on ones knees, fall down, fall on ones knees; prostrate oneself, bow down and worship; beat the breast.|
intone, chant, deacon or deacon off [colloq., U. S.], lead the choir, sing.
PRAY, invoke, supplicate; put -, offer- up -prayers, - petitions; beseech (ask) [See Request]; say ones prayers, tell ones beads, recite the rosary.
GIVE THANKS, return thanks, say grace, bless, praise, laud, glorify, magnify, sing praises; give benediction.
propitiate, offer sacrifice, fast, deny oneself; vow, offer vows, give alms.
ATTEND SERVICE, attend Mass, go to church, attend divine service; communicate (rite) [See Rite]; work out ones salvation.
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|ADJECTIVE:||WORSHIPING &c. v.; devout, devotional, reverent, pure, solemn; fervid (heartfelt) [See Feeling].|
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|INTERJECTION:||HALLELUJAH or halleluiah! alleluia or alleluiah! hosanna! glory be to God! sursum corda [L.], Deo gratias [L.].|
O Lord! pray God that! God -grant, - bless, - save, - forbid!
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- Making their lives a prayer.Whittier
- Ora et labora.
- Prayer ardent opens heaven.Young
- Be comforted, thou wouldst not seek Me if thou hadst not already found Me.Pascal
- What greater calamity can fall upon a nation than the loss of worship.Emerson