orate fratres

orate fratres

[aw-rah-te frah-tres]
noun Roman Catholic Church.
the call to prayer, addressed by the celebrant of the Mass to the people just before the Secret.

Origin:
< Latin ōrāte frātrēs pray, brothers

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