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
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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.
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.
One time he stayed here all night and went to prayer meeting and Mr.
Again he heard himself called for as Brother Bulstrode in prayer meetings, speaking on religious platforms, preaching in private houses.
The prayer meeting is meant to support the Matrics who will be starting examination on the 26th October 2015.
I WENT every Sunday to morning service; to Sunday School in the afternoon; to the five o'clock meeting, where the young were taught how to pray aloud in public; to the evening service; to singing practice; to the prayer meeting (the seiat) each week; to the dawn service on Christmas morning; to a whole week of prayer meetings in the first week of January; to sit examinations in the Scriptures; and in summer I would go on the Sunday School trip to the seaside.
A MAN has been arrested over the killing of nine people, including the pastor, at a prayer meeting in a church in Charleston.
CHARLESTON, South Carolina, Ramadan 1, 1436, Jun 18, 2015, SPA -- A white man who joined a prayer meeting inside a historic black church and then fatally shot nine people was captured without resistance Thursday after an all-night manhunt, Charleston's police chief said, according to AP.
The suspect, a white male, reportedly was attending a prayer meeting at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church for an hour before he opened fire.
He said that the AAC is organizing a special prayer meeting and Quranic recitation session on Monday at the Mirwaiz Manzil, Rajouri Kadal, to mark the anniversary of Molvi Mushtaq.