- n. Plural form of prayer.
“_Obsecrations_ are the prayers which precede the Consecration," for in them we commemorate certain sacred things; "in the Consecration itself we have _prayers_," for then the mind is especially uplifted towards”
“Ay, said Isabel, with such gifts that Heaven itself shall share with you; not with golden treasures, or those glittering stones, whose price is either rich or poor as fancy values them, but with true prayers that shall be up to Heaven before sunrise, prayers from preserved souls, from fasting maids whose minds are dedicated to nothing temporal.”
“II. ii.157 (47,6) [For I am that way going to temptation, Where prayers cross] Which way Angelo is going to temptation, we begin to perceive; but how _prayers cross_ that way, or cross each other, at that way, more than any other, I do not understand.”
“Mitri crossed himself three times, turning towards the corner in which the ikons hung, and repeated some utterly meaningless words, which he called prayers, to the Trinity and the Virgin, the Creed and our Father.”
“The people who currently lead the main prayers for the “High Holidays” in our community have beautiful inviting voices and tunes, and have somehow replaced the awe and trepidation with a greater feeling of love, inspiration, and connection.”
“You're in my prayers" is a powerful thing to say and even more powerful when you show how you mean it.”
“I also did a phone interview with France 24 English channel the other [...] 11 August 2009, 5: 06 am buddhistindian buddha may bless them, prayers from the heart of india.”
“There was a guy who used to lead us in prayers and a couple of years later we found out that he was Baha'i.”
“The actions in imitation of the Mass -- the preparation of the consecrated Host upon the corporal, the preparation of the chalice, the incensation, the washing of the hands, and the prayers from the Offertory -- are no longer performed.”
“It is well take it to God in prayers, the third mainland traffic I just don't know a way out.”
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