Associations to the word «Liturgy»

Wiktionary

LITURGY, noun. A predetermined or prescribed set of rituals that are performed, usually by a religion.
LITURGY, noun. An official worship service of the Christian church.

Dictionary definition

LITURGY, noun. A Christian sacrament commemorating the Last Supper by consecrating bread and wine.
LITURGY, noun. A rite or body of rites prescribed for public worship.

Wise words

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