religious offering


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Noun1.religious offering - the act of offering the bread and wine of the Eucharistreligious offering - the act of offering the bread and wine of the Eucharist
religious ceremony, religious ritual - a ceremony having religious meaning
Offertory - the part of the Eucharist when bread and wine are offered to God
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Following the birth ceremony of Lord Krishna, the Prasad, a material substance of vegetarian food that is a religious offering in Hinduism will be distributed and celebrations will go on until midnight.
There is a Jewish religious idea that there is a somehow all of the Jews are some kind of the burned offering to the God, which is a horrifying idea; why would God want to kill millions of people as religious offering?
Chia, native to Mexico and Guatemala, has been an important food in South America for 5,500 years and has been used historically by the Mayan and Aztec civilizations as food, medicine, art, and religious offering. This tiny seed packs big nutrition as well as popularity.
There are also scenes depicting the fabrication of pottery and wine, making religious offering, musical performances, the manufacturing of the funerary furniture and hunting.
The rice was reportedly served as a religious offering to the congregation as they left the temple.
Segun Awolowo, to converge on kilometer 2 Benin City Bypass Road, Off Sapele Road in Benin, for the first fruits harvest, a ceremony that signposted a typical religious offering of the first agricultural produce of the harvest of Wells Hosa Greenhouse Farms Limited, a multi-billion naira venture under his chairmanship, to God.
To the ancient Egyptians it is was a religious offering, to the Greeks a cure-all.
Here in the market one can purchase religious offering utensils and jewelry.
It is understood that police suspect she carried out the killing as a religious offering, and had been playing a recording of the Koran at full volume as she committed the crime.
Police suspect she carried out the killing as a religious offering while she listened to the Muslim holy book on an MP3 player at full volume.
RARE Iron Age artefacts buried as part of a religious offering have been unearthed by an amateur treasure hunter.
AN AMATEUR treasure hunter has unearthed rare Iron Age artefacts buried as part of a religious offering.