Pontifical Mass


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Pontifical Mass

n. Ecclesiastical
A celebration of the Eucharist performed by a bishop in all Roman Catholic churches, many Anglican churches, and some Lutheran churches.
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Pontifical Mass

n
(Ecclesiastical Terms) RC Church Church of England a solemn celebration of Mass by a bishop
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Pontifical Mass

nPontifikalamt nt
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Castrillon was scheduled to celebrate a pontifical Mass at the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C., on April 24.