processioner

processioner

(prəˈsɛʃənə)
n
1. a member of a procession
2. (Ecclesiastical Terms) a book of hymns and prayers for religious processions
3. (Surveying) US an officer who determines land boundaries by procession
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It belongs to the only complete processioner of Beneventan influence and origin within that southern Italian region: Rome, Vatican Library, Reginensis lat.
(24) So theatrical was this setting of Tollite portas at Narbonne, in fact, that it prompted Thomas Kozachek to call its witness for the Dedication of a Church illustrative of a "drama." (25) For its part, Cure descendisset as included in the processioner, Vatican Library, MS Reginensis lat.
The importance of dialogue would seem to show the Beneventan processioner's early twelfth-century Cure descendisset as offering suitable material for a potential liturgical drama at the Elevatio, not simply Tollite portas dialogue, but Tollite portas as drama de persona, utilizing such impersonation as diabole.
Its use for Sarum is apparently nonexistent in local processioners; neither does the processioner of York contain it.
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On the facade of the Roxas City Hall, the submerged processioners of Martha Atienza's video installation "Our Islands 11deg16'58.4 N 123deg45'07.0 E" illuminated the wide town plaza.
The processioners paid tribute to the martyrs of Karbala by saying Marsia and Noha.
As processioners gather, an eerie festivity animates the night.
Some processioners bring contemporary interpretations to the event, bearing crosses for people killed in Central America, or people who have died from AIDS.