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Holy Mysteries

plural noun
1.
(sometimes lowercase) the liturgy in the Eastern Church.
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  • Had some member of the Priests' Clan forgotten his sacred vows, and babbled to this woman matters concerning the Holy Mysteries?

    The Lost Continent C. J. Cutcliffe Hyne
  • O, for a deeper understanding of these precious and Holy Mysteries!

    Notes on the book of Exodus C. H. (Charles Henry) Mackintosh
  • And I wish these most Holy Mysteries to be honoured above all and revered, and to be placed together in precious places.

  • Its obvious inconvenience for celebrating the Holy Mysteries, however, caused its gradual modification.

  • This miraculous conversion of the elements has been one of the Holy Mysteries of the Church for ages past.

    The Christ Of Paul George Reber
  • Seek, therefore, some godly saint of great knowledge and experience in Holy Mysteries, and tarry not till thou hast found him.'

    A Noble Queen (Volume II of III) Philip Meadows Taylor
  • I desire above all things to honor and venerate all these most Holy Mysteries and to keep them precious.

  • They profaned the Holy Mysteries, administering baptism themselves, and using the wax out of their ears as chrism.

    Freaks of Fanaticism Sabine Baring-Gould
  • Two novices, torch in hand, preceded the Abbot, who carried the oil and the Holy Mysteries.

  • And why should they desire to partake in these Holy Mysteries, whose hearts and lives are so full of unholinesse?

    A Vindication of the Presbyteriall-Government and Ministry Ministers and Elders of the London Provinciall Assembly

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