Translation of vestry in Spanish:


sacristía, n.

Pronunciation /ˈvɛstri//ˈvɛstri/

nounPlural vestries

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    sacristía feminine
    • Today the building has interesting features including stained glass windows, a carved rood screen, a pipe organ, a choir vestry and a beautifully carved pulpit.
    • They were married in the vestry of St. Patrick's Cathedral, in New York, one week after his first novel, This Side of Paradise, was published.
    • The new choir and organ loft will create a useful space underneath for a vestry with a secure area for valuables, kitchens, toilets and storage space.
    • It will also include two meeting rooms, a kitchen, an office, a vestry and toilets.
    • By the time the choir had gone into the vestry, the entire church was in complete and utter darkness.
    • Original plans to rebuild the vestry were estimated at £350,000, with £260,000 of that received from a legacy.
    • Albert had been working in the vestry and was caught.
    • The vestry includes a toilet for the disabled and baby-changing facilities.
    • The first hymn will provide the perfect cover for a quick dash to the vestry, where Andrew will swap the father's suit for his vicar's vestments.
    • This simple meeting room was opened in 1840, being a large room with a small vestry to the rear.
    • They have found neglected war memorials left in back rooms, museum stores and vestries, and hope that their work will persuade the relevant organisations to display them prominently once more.
    • After ransacking the vestry and attempting to tear a steel donation box from the wall the burglars left empty-handed.
    • The school opened with just nine pupils, using a church hall as a classroom and the vestry as an office.
    • How many boxes of candles are stacked in church vestries across Britain?
    • Almost every gravestone was flattened by the force of the water which even got into the vestry - two steps higher than the church floor.
    • This morning we had a working party to clear the existing vestry.
    • A system of smoke detectors is set to cover the entire cathedral including the soon to be completed new vestry and education room.
    • The new vestry (started August 1, projected completion date October 31) is just beginning to get its roof on.
    • Please inform your priest in the vestry before Mass if you wish to receive.
    • Outside is a small boiler house and the vestry with a single room of about 90 sq ft.