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Gospel side

n.
The left side of an altar or a chancel as the congregation faces it.

[So called from the practice in some churches of reading the Gospel and the Epistle from different sides.]

gos′pel side`


n.
the left side of a church, facing the altar.
[1890–95]
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Part of a series of releases marking the 80th anniversary of the late, great country star's birth, this 2CD set concentrates on rare and unreleased gospel sides.
JOHNNY CASH Bootleg Volume 4: The Soul Of Truth Part of a series of releases marking the 80th anniversary of the late, great country star's birth, this 2CD set concentrates on rare and unreleased gospel sides.