Definition of Chrism. Meaning of Chrism. Synonyms of Chrism

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Definition of Chrism

Chrism
Chrism Chrism, n. [OE. crisme, from AS. crisma; also OE. creme, fr. OF. cresme, like the AS. word fr. LL. chrisma, fr. Gr. ?, fr. ? to anoint; perh. akin to L. friare, fricare, to rub, Skr. gharsh, E. friable, friction. Cf. Chrisom.] (Gr. & R. C. Church?s) 1. Olive oil mixed with balm and spices, consecrated by the bishop on Maundy Thursday, and used in the administration of baptism, confirmation, ordination, etc. 2. The same as Chrisom.

Meaning of Chrism from wikipedia

- with chrism. Newly ordained priests are anointed with chrism on the palms of their hands, and newly ordained bishops receive an anointing of chrism on their...
- Thursday is notable for being the day on which the Chrism M**** is celebrated in each diocese. The Chrism M**** is one of the most solemn and important liturgies...
- CHR or chr may refer to: Canadians for Health Research, a national not-for-profit organisation Centre for Human Rights, an organisation promoting human...
- 2017 Jalbert, Jason. "Chrism M****", Diocese of Manchester (New Hampshire) "Chrism M**** 2017", Diocese of Green Bay "What is the Chrism M****?", The Monitor...
- when they baptized. This same chrism is in use to this day, never being completely depleted but newly consecrated chrism only being added to it as needed...
- Apostles Chrism consists of a "mixture of forty sweet-smelling substances and pure olive oil" sanctified by a bishop with some older chrism added in,...
- Chrisma can refer to: Chrism "ointment" Charisma, a trait found in certain human personalities usually including extreme charm and a "magnetic" quality...
- be called "chrism" (from Gr**** χρῖσμα, khrîsma, "anointing"), although Christianity usually distinguishes a particularly sanctified chrism from other...
- Chr. Hansen A/S is a global bioscience company based in Hørsholm, Denmark that develops natural solutions for the food, beverage, nutritional, pharmaceutical...
- Contemporary hit radio (also known as CHR, contemporary hits, hit list, current hits, hit music, top 40, or pop radio) is a radio format that is common...
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