spiritual bouquet


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spiritual bouquet

n. Roman Catholic Church
A card indicating that the sender will undertake certain devotional acts on behalf of another person, as in honor of a special occasion or in memory of someone who has died.

spiritual bouquet

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(Roman Catholic Church) RC Church a collection of private devotional acts and prayers chosen and performed by one person for the benefit of another
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Noun1.spiritual bouquet - (Roman Catholic Church) a card indicating that the sender will perform certain devotional acts on behalf of another
sympathy card - a card expressing sympathy
Church of Rome, Roman Catholic Church, Roman Church, Western Church, Roman Catholic - the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
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She was also one of the main artists in the Spiritual Bouquet Department, giving many dedicated years to inscribing cards.
Ceremony: Bishop David McGough presents Canon Taylor with a spiritual bouquet.
The price of a Spiritual Bouquet varied depending both on how many Masses you wanted to buy and on how decorative you wanted the actual card to be.
They have never contributed to a spiritual bouquet.
The children also sent letters and a spiritual bouquet to the Holy Father for his anniversary.
So, when I puzzled over what I could do for Janine, I thought of a spiritual bouquet that would bring comfort to my bereaved Church of the Brethren friend.