treasury the church

treasury of merits

noun Roman Catholic Church.
the superabundant store of merits and satisfactions, comprising those of Christ, the Virgin Mary, and the saints.
Also called treasury of the Church.

1920–25 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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