amen corner

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n amen corner area reserved for persons leading the responsive `amens'
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Usage

In literature:

LONDON: EDWARD MOXON, SON, AND CO. 1 AMEN CORNER, PATERNOSTER ROW.
"The Prose Works of William Wordsworth" by William Wordsworth
Vanity Fair, 1, Amen Corner, Paternoster Row, London, E.C.4.
"The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story" by Various
It had an Amen Corner, and Creed Lane is also near.
"Chatterbox, 1905." by Various
I would sit very still in my corner seat and listen to the prayer, and silently join in the Amen.
"The Promised Land" by Mary Antin
Outsiders called it the "Amen Corner" of Ithaca.
"Tess of the Storm Country" by Grace Miller White
S. ORR and Co., Amen-corner, Paternoster-row.
"Notes and Queries, Number 54, November 9, 1850" by Various
Marg'et Ann listened for Lloyd Archer's deep bass voice in the Amen corner.
"The Wizard's Daughter and Other Stories" by Margaret Collier Graham
London: W. S. ORR & CO., Amen Corner, Paternoster Row.
"Notes and Queries, Number 213, November 26, 1853" by Various
It looks like the Benningtons are taking the whole official board and the 'amen corner' home for dinner.
"Winning the Wilderness" by Margaret Hill McCarter
When the sermon gets over thirty minutes long, the Devil comes to church and takes a seat in the Amen corner.
"Oklahoma Sunshine" by Freeman E. (Freeman Edwin) Miller
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In news:

The enduring legacy of black theater: "The Amen Corner ".
Lthough not all the roles in James Baldwin's "The Amen Corner " are of the same weight, the strength of the revival now playing at the New York Arts Consortium is in its unified effect.
Lou Bellamy brilliantly directs James Baldwin's The Amen Corner at Guthrie Theater for a Penumbra Theatre Company/Guthrie Theater regional premiere.
A friend remembered at Amen Corner.
No ' Amen Corner' for SEC powers.
There is no " Amen Corner" on an SEC football schedule anymore -- certainly not among the teams competing for the conference championship or BCS bowl bids.
The Amen Corner Comes to Life for One Day.
The mood of " Amen Corner" was established the moment we took our seats at the Wurtele Thrust Stage.
John Brenkus and the Sport Science team examine what makes Amen Corner so difficult.
When he watches The Masters telecast this week, particularly the three holes of Amen Corner, banker Collin Howard figures he'll have a feeling of been there, done that.
Lthough not all the roles in James Baldwin's "The Amen Corner" are of the same weight, the strength of the revival now playing at the New York Arts Consortium is in its unified effect.
Nestled in a corner of Germantown , Ashbury Woods offers a private, natural setting updated units and many condo living amenities.
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