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ro·ga·tion

 (rō-gā′shən)
n.
1. often rogations Ecclesiastical Solemn prayer or supplication, especially as chanted during the rites of a Rogation Day.
2.
a. The formal proposal of a law in ancient Rome by a tribune or consul to the people for acceptance or rejection.
b. A law proposed in this manner.

[Middle English rogacioun, from Latin rogātiō, rogātiōn-, from rogātus, past participle of rogāre, to ask; see reg- in Indo-European roots.]
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rogation

(rəʊˈɡeɪʃən)
n
(Ecclesiastical Terms) (usually plural) Christianity a solemn supplication, esp in a form of ceremony prescribed by the Church
[C14: from Latin rogātiō, from rogāre to ask, make supplication]
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ro•ga•tion

(roʊˈgeɪ ʃən)

n.
1. Usu., rogations. solemn supplication, esp. as chanted during procession on the three days (Roga′tion Days`) before Ascension Day.
2. (in ancient Rome)
a. the proposing by the consuls or tribunes of a law to be passed by the people.
b. a law so proposed.
[1350–1400; Middle English rogacio(u)n < Latin rogātiō=rogā(re) to ask, entreat + -tiō -tion]
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Noun1.rogation - a solemn supplication ceremony prescribed by the church
invocation, supplication - a prayer asking God's help as part of a religious service
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rogation

noun
A formula of words used in praying.Often used in plural:
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Translations
litanie
rukous

rogation

[rəʊˈgeɪʃən] (Rel)
A. N rogationsrogativas fpl
B. CPD Rogation Days NPLRogativas fpl de la Ascensión
Rogation Sunday NDomingo m de la Ascensión
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rogation

n (Eccl: = litany) → Litanei f; (= period: also Rogation or Rogation-tide) → Bittwoche f
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The fact was that the clouds had that year withheld their moisture from the earth, and in all the villages of the district they were organising processions, rogations, and penances, imploring God to open the hands of his mercy and send the rain; and to this end the people of a village that was hard by were going in procession to a holy hermitage there was on one side of that valley.
Rogation Sunday is considered particularly appropriate because it has long been used as a special day to unite the whole community.
The tradition is that on Rogation Sunday (tomorrow) church members walk round the perimeter of the parish to check boundary markers are still in place.
It is supplying the green ribbons to churches throughout the country to raise awareness of the farming crisis on Rogation Sunday, May 28.
You could say that Rogation Processions have gone the journey but you may not remember them.
Tomorrow (Rogation Sunday) is the day we inspect our boundaries, checking that all landmarks are in position and that nobody has tried to annex part of our land.
It was taken in May 1935 on Rogation Sunday - the fifth Sunday after Easter.
St Mary's will be included in the Rogation Sunday walk, which leaves Hexham Abbey after the 10am service, returning in time for choral Evensong at 6.15pm.
On Sunday, June 9,2019, parishioners from several Winnipeg and area churches will celebrate Rogation at the historic church of St.
It commonly arises within the vaginal fornices, which may be difficult to fully visualize because of their puckered appearance, redundant vaginal tissues, and extensive vaginal rogation.
Inter rogation had played an important role in the Russian efforts to determine Hitler's fate, and Brisard and Parshina were able to study documents recording the outcome of those interviews.
Godalming: Afternoon workshop and Rogation Sunday service - May 6, 4.30pm-7pm: Both events take place at St Nicholas Church.