In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(attending service) fieles masculine(parishioners) feligreses masculinefalling congregations may lead to the closure of some churches — la disminución del número de fieles puede llevar al cierre de algunas iglesias
- the Lutheran congregation in Dayton — los miembros de la iglesia luterana de Dayton
- I find very few of these young adults in traditional worship services in congregations on Sunday mornings.
- All around the meeting place are blocks of flats and the congregation regularly does leaflet drops.
- Mass congregations for a religious purpose must be banned, to avoid such tragedies as well as to avoid communal conflagrations.
- There should be hymn-singing by ragis or by the whole congregation.
- The congregation regularly sponsors food bank drives and soup kitchens for the poor, many of whom are gambling addicts, and now faces eviction if the casino licence is approved.
- Bishop Ryan is disappointed at falling Sunday Mass attendances but he recognises that congregations are now attending out of conviction rather than convention.
- Slowly various people throughout the whole congregation got to their feet, until finally all were standing.
- What ought to be worship from a congregation has become entertainment for an audience.
- If they did, they, too, would die, and God's wrath would come upon the whole congregation.
- Society in general, and the general decline in the nation's moral responsibilities, is also named as the reason for dwindling congregations and religious desertion.
- And if some congregations are choosing denominationalism, who and where are they?
- The congregation is invited to attend this tragedy.
- The ministry and the budget need to reflect the assembled gifts of the congregation.
- The core congregation that regularly goes to church is considerably smaller.
- So she took her back home and she and her whole congregation prayed over her for her to heal.
- The congregation in Basra is doing better and meets regularly now.
- Now we have one or two homeless members that are a regular part of our congregation.
- In it the Epiklesis invokes the Holy Spirit over the assembled congregation, but not on the elements.
- Today's architects reach for new forms of expression that will shape the life and worship of congregations.
- It will not take long, however, for the whole congregation to learn all the words.
- This was a list of their religious and social demands and included demands that ministers should be elected by the whole congregation and that they should teach the Holy Gospel in a pure and simple form.
- For this service the whole congregation stands throughout, as the doors of the Ark are open.
- I struggled to attend worship and sing in the choir at my home congregation.
- This ethos also leads the faith-based programs to encourage extended social ties between their low-income clients and local religious congregations.
- Eighteen religious congregations have now formally agreed to contribute 128 million to the State's compensation scheme.
- In those jobs they have been well received and proved themselves to be excellent pastoral workers, attending to their congregations with no less compassion and intelligence than their male counterparts.
- The whole congregation was asked to stand and join in prayer for us.
- They typically offered a more prominent role to women in their congregations than did the Regular Baptists.
- From the point of view of the religious congregations, seizing all opportunities to bring lay Jews closer to Orthodoxy, the shaitl did not seem to be a theme worthy of reflection.
- It was observed too, that while some religious congregations even-handedly promoted vocations to the vowed life and the laity, this was not universal.
- Now people hop, skip, and jump among religious bodies and congregations, picking and choosing, paying their money and taking their choice.
- Can we believe this and still worship in congregations that aren't racially diverse?
- No longer will we sit silently in church conferences, conventions, assemblies or congregations where the Bible is used to caricature and condemn us.
- The congregation or assembly does not wait until worship is over before it proclaims the good news.
- For each song of the congregation throughout the worship service, the organist plays the same servant role.
- Often it seemed that the message had transformed not merely the lives of individuals, but even whole congregations.
- Gathered in worship, a congregation will hear things its members will not hear elsewhere.
- In the congregation assembled for worship, these two movements meet, and the heavenly angels join the children of God in festal celebration.
- You may find it impossible to buy or rent a building for your congregation's worship services, or even to conduct an open-air revival meeting.
- It brings much delight and refreshment to a congregation in the Prayer Meeting to hear one or two unfamiliar texts of the Bible quoted.
2(RC society)congregación feminine
- Last August I was summoned to our provincial headquarters where I was given a 14-page communication from the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith.
- There is, of course, secrecy over these general congregations.
- The primary duty and responsibility of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith is to promote and preserve the Catholic Faith throughout the Church.
- And, of course the cardinals will be in their general congregation.
- All matters of importance are referred to the general congregations, which since 1870 are held in the Vatican.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.