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v. con·cel·e·brat·ed, con·cel·e·brat·ing, con·cel·e·brates
To take part in a concelebration of the Eucharist.
To take part in (a Eucharist) as a joint celebrant.

[Latin concelebrāre, concelebrāt- : com-, com- + celebrāre, to celebrate; see celebrate.]

con·cel′e·brant (-brənt) n.
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1. (Roman Catholic Church) Christianity each of the priests celebrating the Eucharist or Mass jointly
2. (Protestantism) Christianity each of the priests celebrating the Eucharist or Mass jointly
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[kənˈselɪˌbrənt] N (frm) → concelebrante m
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(21) And you will be a concelebrant [i.e., you will conduct liturgical services together with other deacons and priests]." (22)
The concelebrant of the funeral, accompanying Cupich, will be the Rev.
I follow his slow effort to reach the altar where he presumes he's wanted as a concelebrant but no one has invited him .
Archbishop John Ward, chief concelebrant of the Mass, stood just under the post at the Westgate Street end to lead his team of nearly 100 priests.
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Father Hampton Davis presided over the Nuptial Ceremony with Brother Duaine Morgan serving as concelebrant.
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(11) His study on the eucharistic assembly in the Second Testament period and the early church yielded an intriguing assertion that the presider's authentic concelebrant is the laity.
TODAY I shall be a concelebrant at the celebration of the first ever Mass in Welsh at the newly-restored St Teilo's Church at the National History Museum at St Fagans.
Chapter 3 considers the distinct perspectives the two groups and their various members bring to the widely used language of "unity" and "what these perspectives on unity say about the struggles of each cultural community to adapt to the sharing of the parish." One of the most moving sections of The Shared Parish is Hoover's description of the profound impact on the Latino community of the Anglo pastor's washing his Chicano concelebrant's feet during the Holy Thursday liturgy