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WORSHIP. The honor and homage rendered to the Creator.
     2. In the United States, this is free, every one being at liberty to worship God according to the dictates of his conscience. Vide Christianity; Religious test.

WORSHIP, Eng. law. A title or addition given to certain persons. 2 Inst. 666; Bac. Ab. Misnomer, A 2.

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Confession is one of the most sacred rites in the Church.
In my Lakota tradition, this sacred place is where White Buffalo Calf Woman instructed the people in our sacred rites.
In 1903, already famous as a contributor to the Secessionist publication of sacred rites and adolescent rut Ver Sacrum, Moser went on to cofound the storied Wiener Werkstatte, whose textile, furniture, ceramics, wallpaper, and jewelry ateliers mixed nature and geometry, their patterns symbolizing the rationalism and luxury of the Austrian haute bourgeoisie.
People could watch the sacred rites from these steps, but they could not get to the area near the opening.
I argue that Artaud was always after some "unknown forces" or the "catalyst of the universe" (Selected Writings 373) which pervaded the sacred rites and the vital realm of nature.
Figures from the 2012 Haj holiday, which finished earlier this week, suggest that almost four million Muslims visited Saudi Arabia to conduct the sacred rites, and the new construction will certainly go some way to relieving this.
Lest anyone think that the ceremonies in this book are revelations of tribal secrets, be assured they are not; each tribal nation has its own sacred rites, which are not for sale or for publication, and she reveres and respects those boundaries.
In addition to understanding the organisation of a medieval estate and the responsibilities of a lord, the background includes a new religion gaining influence against the old order with its traditional sacred rites and the paranormal aspects of the two different werewolf types.
had their altars or Cromleche on which they perform'd the Solemnities of Sacrifice and their sacred Rites of Aruspicy and Divination Mona Antiqua 1723
He learned the ways of buzzards, crows, prairie dogs, and rattlesnakes, and the sacred rites of native shaman.
It stands as a bridge between his buildings and later treatises, in which ruins represent, tragically, the military deeds and sacred rites of ancient Rome and olive oil springs miraculously from many Christian martyr tombs.
According to the court, the chief's statement of protocols for the seven sacred rites was a statement of goals, and the failure to appoint a specific pipe keeper did not impose a substantial burden on the inmates' exercise of their religious freedoms.