hierurgical

hierurgical

(ˌhaɪəˈrɜːdʒɪkəl)
adj
(Theology) of or relating to sacred rites
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With its religious iconography of water and candles, coupled with the actors' incantatory murmuring, this scene of redemption moves us into the hierurgical: we sense what Emile Durkheim termed the "collective effervescence" of ritual.