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Church most commonly refers to: Christian Church, body of Christians, taken as a whole Church (congregation), a local congregation of a Christian denomination Church service, a formalized period of Christian communal worship Church (building), a Christian place of religionChurch may also refer to:.

What does the word church mean? Find synonyms, antonyms and the meaning of the word church in our free online dictionary! Find words starting with church and anagrams of church.

Definitions of "church"

  • A building for public, especially Christian worship. noun
  • The company of all Christians regarded as a spiritual body. noun
  • A specified Christian denomination: the Presbyterian Church. noun
  • A congregation. noun
  • Public divine worship in a church; a religious service: goes to church at Christmas and Easter. noun
  • The clerical profession; clergy. noun
  • Ecclesiastical power as distinguished from the secular: the separation of church and state. noun
  • To conduct a church service for, especially to perform a religious service for (a woman after childbirth). verb-transitive
  • Of or relating to the church; ecclesiastical. adjective
  • A Christian house of worship; a building where religious services take place. noun
  • A Christian religious organization, local or general. noun
  • A group of people who follow the same Christian religious beliefs, local or general. noun
  • Religious service held at a church. noun
  • A time of public worship; a worship service. noun
  • To conduct a religious service for (a woman) after childbirth. verb
  • To educate someone religiously, as in in a church. verb
  • A building set apart for Christian worship. noun
  • A Jewish or heathen temple. noun
  • A formally organized body of Christian believers worshiping together. noun

The word "church" in example sentences

I am suggesting that the intention is to end "church weddings", meaning the end of marriage rites conducted in churches which the _church_ recognizes as religiously meaningful.. [Philocrites: Episcopal diocese: Get married by someone else.]

Last night I dreamed I went to a small church in the city, an accepting church… it was filled with gays and lesbians and sympathetic str8s, many of the gay men I counted as new friends.. [badger Diary Entry]

Saviour would have the controversy between brother and brother to be terminated in a peculiar church, and that its judgment should be ultimately requested, he saith, _Tell the church_, not churches.. [The Divine Right of Church Government by Sundry Ministers Of Christ Within The City Of London]

And after he gives them this charge, "Take heed therefore to yourselves, and to all the flock, over which the Holy Ghost hath made you overseers, to feed the church of God," ver. 28; all were but _one flock, one church_.. [The Divine Right of Church Government by Sundry Ministers Of Christ Within The City Of London]

The church here spoken of [_in the church_] is the Church of Christ now under the New Testament: for, 1.. [The Divine Right of Church Government by Sundry Ministers Of Christ Within The City Of London]

Its name is said to originate from a church built here by the Duns in 646, and in Flemish its name signifies the _church of the Duns_.. [A tour through some parts of France, Switzerland, Savoy, Germany and Belgium]

Christians, such as the Anglican, or the Lutheran, or the Scottish, or any other church, in its aggregate character, to be _a church_, or a distinct branch of the Catholic Church.. [On Calvinism]

English usage, especially when he substitutes congregation for church, and insists that the people understand by _church_ what they ought to understand.. [Early Theories of Translation]

Gradually these important cities evolved into the residences of a supervising priest or bishop, the territory became known as a _bishopric_, and the church as a _cathedral church_.. [The History of Education; educational practice and progress considered as a phase of the development and spread of western civilization]

It amused him to see himself going to church -- _to church_ -- to hear himself conversing on flowers and music with a young. [The Danvers Jewels, and Sir Charles Danvers]

Parisians boast a great deal of this church, as a gem of the renaissance style, and with reason, when it is regarded simply as a work of art, but the less they boast of it as _a church_, the better.. [Paris: With Pen and Pencil Its People and Literature, Its Life and Business]

And while the divine mystery approached its consummation, still upward arose the voice of the church in plaintive chants, interceding for the departed, who, in the "_suffering church_" rejoiced with a mournful rapture amidst its patient agony which would ere long be exchanged from dreary Calvary to an eternal Thabor.. [May Brooke]

It was to-day particularly impressed upon my heart that I ought to seek for more retirement, though the work should _apparently_ suffer ever so much; and that arrangements should be made whereby I may be able to visit the brethren more, as an _unvisited_ church will sooner or later become an _unhealthy church_.. [The Life of Trust: Being a Narrative of the Lord's Dealings With George Müller]

The divines of Geneva stated, that, "if a person obstinately refused to submit to the just decisions of the church, he might be proceeded against in two ways; the _magistrate_ might coerce him, and the _church_ might publicly excommunicate him as a violator of the law of God.". [The Life of Hugo Grotius With Brief Minutes of the Civil, Ecclesiastical, and Literary History of the Netherlands]

"The church congregation had submitted a request to the Bekasi administration for a building permit * for the would-be church* over a year ago, but never got a response," Jhonny said.. [The Jakarta Post Breaking News]

In 2000, they met at First Presbyterian Church of Wilmette, where the single mother worked as the church secretary.. []

Church Translates

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(i). kilise; kilise ayini; herhangi bir Hıristiyan mezhebi; cemaat; din adamlığı; dinsel örgüt. church'goer (i). kiliseye muntazam giden kimse. church'man (i). kilise azası. church'warden (i). kilise mütevellisi. church'yard (i). kilise bahçesi ve mezarlık.(i). kilise; kilise ayini; herhangi bir Hıristiyan mezhebi; cemaat; din adamlığı; dinsel örgüt. church'goer (i). kiliseye muntazam giden kimse. church'man (i). kilise azası. church'warden (i). kilise mütevellisi. church'yard (i). kilise bahçesi ve mezarlık.

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