Feast of the Dedication


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Noun1.Feast of the Dedication - (Judaism) an eight-day Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Temple of Jerusalem in 165 BCFeast of the Dedication - (Judaism) an eight-day Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Temple of Jerusalem in 165 BC
Judaism - the monotheistic religion of the Jews having its spiritual and ethical principles embodied chiefly in the Torah and in the Talmud
Jewish holy day - a religious holiday for Jews
Chislev, Kislev - the third month of the civil year; the ninth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in November and December)
Tebet, Tevet - the fourth month of the civil year; the tenth month of the ecclesiastical year (in December and January)
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The Catholic Church observes today the Feast of the Dedication of the Basilicas of Saints Peter and Paul in Italy, two of the four great Roman basilicas of the Catholic faith, the other two being St.
Today we celebrate the Feast of the Dedication of the Lateran Basilica, known as the "mother and head of all the churches of the city and the world.
It is also important to note that the pope's procession through the cathedral was in no way related to the feast of the Dedication of the Church with which the illumination is associated in the gradual.

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