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1. Of or relating to a congregation.
2. Congregational Of or relating to Congregationalism or Congregationalists.


1. of or relating to a congregation
2. (Protestantism) (usually capital) of, relating to, or denoting the Congregational Church, its members, or its beliefs
ˌcongreˈgationally adv


(ˌkɒŋ grɪˈgeɪ ʃə nl)

1. of or pertaining to a congregation.
2. (cap.) pertaining or adhering to a form of Protestant church government in which each local church acts as a self-governing body.
con`gre•ga′tion•al•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.congregational - relating to or conducted or participated in by a congregation; "congregational membership"; "congregational singing"
2.Congregational - of or pertaining to or characteristic of a Congregational church
faith, religion, religious belief - a strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny; "he lost his faith but not his morality"


[ˌkɒŋgrɪˈgeɪʃənl] ADJcongregacionalista


(of a congregation)Gemeinde-
References in classic literature ?
Why, said I, he's a member of the first Congregational Church.
I don't know anything about Deacon Deuteronomy or his meeeting, said I, all I know is, that Queequeg here is a born member of the First Congregational Church.
But nobody ever sang by moonlight on the upper deck, and the congregational singing at church and prayers was not of a superior order of architecture.
Bedford, a white man from Wisconsin, who was then pastor of a little coloured Congregational church in Montgomery, Ala.
It stood at one end of the main street, its classic portico and small-paned windows looking down a flagged path between Norway spruces to the slim white steeple of the Congregational church.
A socio-religious organization had announced that it will organize Eid-ul-Azha congregational prayers at the TRC Ground.
Jim Herrington and Trisha Taylor cofounders of "Faithwalking" worked in a collaborative effort to develop a process focused on personal and congregational transformation.
Devotees including men, women, youth and children visited the shrine throughout the day to offer prayers and have a glimpse of the holy relic which was displayed after every congregational prayer, KMS reported.
com)-- Institute for Congregational Trauma and Growth (ICTG) has been named an official member of National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (NVOAD).
MANHATTAN -- The third TransKansas Conference will be held at First Congregational United Church of Christ in Manhattan Sept.
For several years, Our Lady of Good Counsel Church and The First Congregational Church of West Boylston have supported IHN, an organization that unites the religious community (28 churches and synagogues in Worcester and surrounding towns) to serve and nurture homeless families, providing meals, shelter and hospitality regardless of income and family structure.
5 with a holiday concert by the Merrimack Valley Ringers followed by a Brownie Sundae Social at the Congregational Church ($5 suggested donation).

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