divine service

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n divine service the act of public worship following prescribed rules "the Sunday service"
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Usage

In literature:

THEN also the first tabernacle had indeed regulations for the divine service, and a sanctuary furnished.
"A Translation of the New Testament from the original Greek" by T. Haweis
The old cathedral of Kassa had again fallen into the hands of the Protestants, and they now held divine service in it.
"Pretty Michal" by Mór Jókai
I often recalled the images to my mind during divine service, and at my grandfather's table where I dined.
"Tales from the German" by Various
On Sunday evening Divine Service is held in the harness-room, fitted up for that purpose.
"Here and There in London" by J. Ewing Ritchie
It will do you good to walk in there any Sunday during Divine Service.
"About London" by J. Ewing Ritchie
There are none outside now, for it is the hour appointed for Divine service.
"The Religious Life of London" by J. Ewing Ritchie
A description of the tabernacle, its furniture and ordinances of Divine service, follows.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Epistle to the Hebrews" by Thomas Charles Edwards
As he was once again preparing himself to hold divine service, this feeling over-mastered him.
"Klytia" by George Taylor
Why have churches and why have Divine service?
"The Expositor's Bible: The Gospel of St. John, Vol. I" by Marcus Dods
Several of our boys attended divine service at the M. E. Church.
"An Artilleryman's Diary" by Jenkin Lloyd Jones
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In poetry:

Then shall we shine before thy throne
In all thy beauty, Lord;
And the poor service we have done
Meet a Divine reward.
"Psalm 90 part 3" by Isaac Watts
"What dost thou hear?" O! Garibaldi,
Place and service are not thine—
Thine to serve the King Eternal
In a warfare more divine.
"Garibaldi's Mission" by Janet Hamilton
Thy will be done, whene'er he leads
The service in these courts of thine;
Thy will be done, whene'er he pleads
For truth or charity divine.
"Hymns for Ordination and Installation IV" by John Pierpont

In news:

A memorial service for Alvin Ailey , founder and director of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, will be held on Friday at 10:30 am at the Cathedral of St John the Divine, 112th Street and Amsterdam Avenue.
Business systems services provider divine, inc Tuesday acquired Synchrony Communications, a privately held provider of Web-hosted CRM suites, for an undisclosed amount.
A memorial service for Arthur Ashe , the former tennis star who died last Saturday, will be held in New York City on Friday at 1 pm at the Cathedral of St John the Divine, 110th Street and Amsterdam Avenue.
This sociological investigation into lived spiritual experiences, via surveys and interviews, focuses on how feeling divine love affects an individual's engagement in charity and community service.
John's Evangelical Protestant Church, 512 2nd Ave SE, Cullman 35055, will have Dr Robert Smith of Beeson Divinity School as guest minister at the 6 pm service Dec 5.
Sundays- 8:45 am Orthros (Matins) & 10:00 am Divine LiturgyWednesdays- 7:00 pm Daily Vespers or other special services according to the season.
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