prayer-service

prayer meeting

[prair]
noun
1.
a meeting chiefly for prayer.
2.
(in certain Protestant churches) a meeting in midweek, chiefly for individual prayer and the offering of testimonies of faith.
Also called prayer service.


Origin:
1810–20

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prayer meeting (prɛə)
 
n
chiefly Protestantism a religious meeting at which the participants offer up prayers to God

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