Definition of Oratories. Meaning of Oratories. Synonyms of Oratories

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Definition of Oratories

Oratories
Oratory Or"a*to*ry, n.; pl. Oratories. [OE. oratorie, fr. L. oratorium, fr. oratorius of praying, of an orator: cf. F. oratoire. See Orator, Oral, and cf. Oratorio.] A place of orisons, or prayer; especially, a chapel or small room set apart for private devotions. An oratory [temple] . . . in worship of Dian. --Chaucer. Do not omit thy prayers for want of a good oratory, or place to pray in. --Jer. Taylor. Fathers of the Oratory (R. C. Ch.), a society of priests founded by St. Philip Neri, living in community, and not bound by a special vow. The members are called also oratorians.

Meaning of Oratories from wikipedia

- Public speaking (also called oratory or oration) is the process or act of performing a speech to a live audience. Public speaking is commonly understood...
- Birmingham Oratory London Oratory Oxford Oratory Saint Joseph's Oratory, Montreal, Canada Oratory of the Good Shepherd (Anglican) Oratory of Jesus, or...
- Oratorian resides in an Oratory community of his choosing and is permanently stable, i.e., he is not subject to transfer to other Oratories or communities. Oratorians...
- consent of the competent superior. The word "oratory" comes from the Latin verb orare, to pray. Oratories seem to have found their origin in chapels built...
- for founding a society of secular clergy called the Congregation of the Oratory. Philip was the son of Francesco di Neri, a lawyer, and his wife Lucrezia...
- four other Oratories in the UK, the Birmingham Oratory, the Manchester Oratory, the Oxford Oratory and the York Oratory. The London Oratory was founded...
- London Oratory). There are three other oratories in the United Kingdom, the Birmingham Oratory, the Oxford Oratory and the Manchester Oratory. Catholic...
- Retrieved April 7, 2008. Holmes, Stephanie (November 30, 2008). "Obama: Oratory and originality". The Age. Melbourne. Archived from the original on December...
- An Oratory School is primarily any of several schools founded or initially operated by the Oratorians (priests of the Oratory of Saint Philip Neri), a...
- The Birmingham Oratory is an English Catholic religious community of the Congregation of the Oratory of St. Philip Neri, located in the Edgbaston area...
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