sacramentally


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sac·ra·men·tal

 (săk′rə-mĕn′tl)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or used in a sacrament.
2. Consecrated or bound by or as if by a sacrament: a sacramental duty.
3. Having the force or efficacy of a sacrament.
n.
A rite, act, or sacred object used by some Christian churches in worship.

sac′ra·men′tal·ly adv.
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It's a mystical experience, experiencing something of God's glory apart from our day-to-day lives, a contemplation that sacramentally makes present something of the hereafter.
The Church did have women deacons in the early part of its history but the pope said it still was not clear if they had been sacramentally ordained, as male deacons were.
Aided by three church members, she sees that the several wash cloths and towels used during the Masses are washed and ironed and that the vessels used for the communion wine are sacramentally cleaned after each Mass.
Ian Paul Filart said, the normal conditions must be met to attain indulgence such as making a pilgrimage to the church in Sugpon, sacramentally confessing sins, receiving communion, and praying for the Pope's intentions.
By a 3-to-2 margin, bishops thought it was not "theoretically possible" to sacramentally ordain women as deacons, and by a 2-to-1 margin, they did not believe the church should authorize it.
In the process, Langlois emphasizes that Christ's body is not only ecstatic but transformative: as it stands outside itself sacramentally, it gathers up the disciples and converts them into its likeness.
And the Father draws us in faith and love to Jesus, as He sacramentally makes Himself available to us until the end of time in the bread and wine of the Eucharist as our imperishable nourishment unto everlasting life.
If the Incarnation unites heaven and earth, the Eucharist makes that union sacramentally present in the poet's own life.
that of the sacramentally interconnected personal and social body.
What an Ecclesiastical Tribunal does is, that after carefully examining all the evidence placed before it, and after obtaining the sworn statements of witnesses, the Tribunal decides whether a marriage which was performed in a Church and which is considered to be sacramentally valid, was, in fact, a valid marriage.
To obtain a plenary indulgence, the faithful must commit to avoid all sins, even venial, sacramentally confess their sins, receive the Holy Communion, and pray for the Pope and his prayer intentions, said Father Pascual.
We are a global, sacramentally unified denomination, across race and culture, with a common Eucharist.