Holy Week


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Holy Week

n.
The week before Easter. Also called Passion Week.

Holy Week

n
(Ecclesiastical Terms) the week preceding Easter Sunday

Ho′ly Week`


n.
the week preceding Easter Sunday.
[1700–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Holy Week - the week before EasterHoly Week - the week before Easter    
hebdomad, week - any period of seven consecutive days; "it rained for a week"
church calendar, ecclesiastical calendar - a calendar of the Christian year indicating the dates of fasts and festivals
Translations

Holy Week

nla settimana santa
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But this was not so easy a matter, for the streets were thronged with people, and Rome was already a prey to that low and feverish murmur which precedes all great events; and at Rome there are four great events in every year, -- the Carnival, Holy Week, Corpus Christi, and the Feast of St.
While some went online to document their Holy Week activities, others went offline as a form of fasting.
Holy Week draws 1-M visitors to Intramuros !-- -- Catherine Talavera (The Philippine Star) - April 26, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines Manila's Walled city saw over a million visitors in this year's Holy Week observance, driven by the activities it offered, the Intramuros Administration (IA) said.
Orthodox Christians in Bulgaria and around the world mark on April 22 Holy Monday a the first day of the most important week in the church calendar, the Holy Week leading to Easter.
Fifty-six people have died while 128 others were injured due to various incidents during the start of April until the Holy Week break, Philippine National Police (PNP) chief General Oscar Albayalde said on Monday.
While millions of Catholic faithful in the country were on vacation to observe Holy Week, Vice President Leni Robredo was out of the public eye to spend her own Lenten break in her hometown of Naga City.
The day ushers in Holy Week, which will include Way of the Cross processions around the world to commemorate the Passion, or suffering, of Jesus on Good Friday and his death by crucifixion.
Summary: Agartala (Tripura)[India], Apr 15 (ANI): Christians in Tripura are observing the Holy Week. They held special prayers and mass on Sunday for Palm Sunday with full devotion to commemorate the triumphal entry of Jesus Christ into the Holy City Jerusalem.
Catherine of Siena Catholic Church in West Dundee announces its schedule of Easter Holy Week services, blessing of Easter baskets, and Easter Masses.
Lexington, KY, April 11, 2019 --(PR.com)-- It's easy to jump straight from Palm Sunday to Easter Sunday and miss the drama that unfolded on the streets of Jerusalem during Holy Week. Author, pastor, and speaker Sean Gladding has published his fourth book, A View from the Margins: Stories for Holy Week to invite readers to slow down and catch a view of Jesus through the eyes of some of the minor characters whose stories are often overlooked.
THE POLICE and military yesterday said that the Holy Week and Easter Sunday celebration was peaceful in the region.