Low Mass

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Low Mass

n.
A Mass of simple ceremony that was recited rather than sung by the priest. No longer in official use.

Low Mass

n
(Ecclesiastical Terms) a Mass that has a simplified ceremonial form and is spoken rather than sung. Compare High Mass

low′ mass′


n.
(often caps.) a mass that is said rather than sung by the celebrant. Compare high mass.
[1560–70]
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Noun1.Low Mass - a Mass recited without music
Mass - (Roman Catholic Church and Protestant Churches) the celebration of the Eucharist
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