house of worship


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Noun1.house of worship - any building where congregations gather for prayer
bethel - a house of worship (especially one for sailors)
building, edifice - a structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place; "there was a three-story building on the corner"; "it was an imposing edifice"
chapel - a place of worship that has its own altar
church building, church - a place for public (especially Christian) worship; "the church was empty"
meetinghouse, conventicle - a building for religious assembly (especially Nonconformists, e.g., Quakers)
masjid, musjid - (Islam) a Muslim place of worship
mosque - (Islam) a Muslim place of worship that usually has a minaret
shrine - a place of worship hallowed by association with some sacred thing or person
synagogue, tabernacle, temple - (Judaism) the place of worship for a Jewish congregation
temple - place of worship consisting of an edifice for the worship of a deity
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People tell us that we are designing this House of Worship.
ERZyNCAN (CyHAN)- Turkish President Abdullah GE-l paid a visit to cemevi, Alevi house of worship, on Friday to "listen to demands of Alevi citizens.
This is defined as "standing or sitting or walking in a repeated manner past or around a house of worship, by one or more persons while carrying a banner, placard, or sign.
We condemn this and any other attack on a house of worship and urge all parties in that holy city to refrain from actions that further inflame religious tensions.
The growing contribution made by the House of Worship to Indian society was noted by India's Minister for Tourism, Subodh Kant Sahai, who wrote how it "serves as a venue for non-denominational activities such as the spiritual and moral education for children and young people, as well as gatherings where adults systematical study spiritual principles and their application in daily life.
Wybron truly reflects the best of what a lighting manufacturer can deliver to the house of worship space," said Taylor.
A house of worship can't endorse or oppose candidates for office.
From architectural appointments to other structural elements, surfaces found on a house of worship require meticulous care," said Mark Parrish, president and CEO of Stuart Dean.
I found another Public House of Worship and decided to show the men my playing cards.
Although a serious house of worship, rat spotting has become prime tourist activity.
The diocese of New Westminster will participate in creating an "inter-spiritual centre" with a shared house of worship in a new "sustainable urban neighbourhood" planned on the southeast corner of Vancouver's False Creek.
Completed in 1887, the Synagogue is the first great house of worship built in the United States by East European Jews.