prayer meeting


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prayer meeting

 (prâr)
n.
An evangelical service, especially one held on a weekday evening, in which the laypersons participate by singing, praying, or testifying their faith.

prayer meeting

(prɛə)
n
(Protestantism) chiefly Protestantism a religious meeting at which the participants offer up prayers to God
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.prayer meeting - a service at which people sing hymns and pray togetherprayer meeting - a service at which people sing hymns and pray together
divine service, religious service, service - the act of public worship following prescribed rules; "the Sunday service"
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prayer meeting

nincontro di preghiera
References in classic literature ?
It was an appropriate relief when the gong sounded for prayer meeting.
The Sunday services, the week-day prayer meeting, the missionary teas, even the suppers and socials were becoming less and less well attended.
He placed delicate tributes of spruce gum, molasses taffy, "conversation" candies and decorated slate pencils on her desk; he persistently "chose" her in all school games calling for a partner; he entreated to be allowed to carry her basket from school; he offered to work her sums for her; and rumour had it that he had made a wild statement to the effect that he meant to ask if he might see her home some night from prayer meeting.
Every Thursday evening when the store had closed she went to a prayer meeting in the basement of the church and on Sunday evening attended a meeting of an organization called The Epworth League.
Well, they used to have a prayer meeting on Sunday evenings, and all the church members present would get up and pray in turn, or say a few words on some Bible verse.
I can't think what it can be," said Anne in despair, "unless it's that Moody Spurgeon MacPherson saw you home from prayer meeting last night.
Church-run Radio Veritas is inviting netizens to join the online prayer meeting to be led by Manila Auxiliary Bishop Broderick S.
He explains to this paper that the incident occured when he was in the United State lobbying for support for his school that is located in the New Matadi Community while his was at a church prayer meeting.
1 (ANI): Residents of Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh organised a prayer meeting at the Durga Temple in which they worshipped for a "good"budget" for fiscal 2018-19.
A planned prayer meeting for dismissed Bomet workers has divided its leaders and forced a cancellation by the county commissioner.
Mohammad Yasin Malik addressing a condolence-cum prayer meeting at party's headquarters in Srinagar, said Sheikh Abdul Hameed Shaheed and his companions embraced martyrdom and wrote a new chapter of sacrifices and struggle.
The prayer meeting is meant to support the Matrics who will be starting examination on the 26th October 2015.