Definition of Holy Week. Meaning of Holy Week. Synonyms of Holy Week

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Definition of Holy Week

Holy Week
Holy water (Gr. & R. C. Churches), water which has been blessed by the priest for sacred purposes. Holy-water stoup, the stone stoup or font placed near the entrance of a church, as a receptacle for holy water. Holy Week (Eccl.), the week before Easter, in which the passion of our Savior is commemorated. Holy writ, the sacred Scriptures. `` Word of holy writ.' --Wordsworth.

Meaning of Holy Week from wikipedia

- In some traditions of Christianity, Holy W**** (Latin: Hebdomas Sancta or Hebdomas Maior, lit. 'Greater W****'; Gr****: Ἁγία καὶ Μεγάλη Ἑβδομάς, romanized: Hagia...
- Holy W**** in Spain is the annual tribute of the P****ion of Jesus Christ celebrated by Catholic religious brotherhoods (Spanish: cofradía) and fraternities...
- Holy W**** is a religious celebration in Christianity. Holy W**** may also refer to: Holy W**** (album), a 2005 album by Duke Garwood Holy W**** (film), a...
- Holy W**** in Málaga (in Spanish Semana Santa en Málaga), is the annual commemoration of the P****ion of Jesus in Málaga, Spain. It takes place during the...
- Holy W**** in Seville is known as Semana Santa de Sevilla. It is one of the city’s two biggest annual festivals, the other being the Feria de Abril (April...
- Christian High Holy Day of Pentecost is celebrated on the 50th day (the seventh Sunday) from Easter Sunday. It commemorates the descent of the Holy Spirit upon...
- A Holy W**** procession is a public ritual march of clergy and penitents which takes place during Holy W**** in Christian countries, especially those with...
- Holy W**** in the Philippines (Filipino: Mahal na Araw; Spanish: Semana Santa) is a significant religious observance for the country's Catholic majority...
- Wednesday.) Fasting continues throughout the following w****, known as P****ion W**** or Holy W****, and does not end until after the Paschal Vigil early in...
- observed during Holy W**** as part of the Paschal Triduum. It is also known as Holy Friday, Great Friday, Great and Holy Friday (also Holy and Great Friday)...