rite

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cleansing of the body, especially in a religious rite ablution
rub with oil, especially in religious rite anoint
christian rite using water to remove original sin baptism
sanction by a religious rite benefit of clergy
Jewish rite of circumcision performed on a male child on the eighth day of his life Berit , Berith , Bris , Briss , Brith
religious ceremony or rite, person participating in or officiating celebrant
name through a religious rite or similar ceremony christen
act of circumcising performed on males eight days after birth as a Jewish and Muslim religious rite circumcision
christian rite communion , confirmation
wood heaped for burning a dead body as a funeral rite funeral pyre , pyre
rite or body of rites prescribed for public worship liturgy
sequence of prayers constituting the Christian Eucharistic rite Mass
religious rite or service prescribed by ecclesiastical authorities office
secret rite in the cults of ancient Greek or Roman deities involving singing and dancing and drinking and sexual activity orgy
sacramental rite for admitting sin penance
baptism or church rite sacrament
christian rite or symbol sacrament
rite instituted by Jesus sacrament
religious tradition or rite sacrament
rite of staying awake for devotional purposes (especially on the eve of a religious festival) vigil , watch
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