Annunciation

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Related to Feast of the Annunciation: Feast of the Immaculate Conception, Feast of the Assumption
  • noun

Synonyms for Annunciation

Synonyms for Annunciation

a festival commemorating the announcement of the Incarnation by the angel Gabriel to the Virgin Mary

(Christianity) the announcement to the Virgin Mary by the angel Gabriel of the incarnation of Christ

a formal public statement

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This event was heralded by the angel Gabriel and commemorated on the feast of the Annunciation, as Berceo explains in his Miracle of the Chasuble (53abc).
English liturgical music for the feast of the Annunciation was richer than in other European countries.
She will be ordained and installed March 25, on the Feast of the Annunciation, She is currently rector of St.
This inevitably evokes Venice's other patron, for the city had been founded on the feast of the Annunciation.
For some, March 25 is Lady Day, or the Feast of the Annunciation.
but in the liturgy for the Feast of the Annunciation as well.
In England, the new year began on the Feast of the Annunciation (25 March), but in central Europe generally it began on the Feast of the Nativity (25 December).
It was during Mass on the Feast of the Annunciation this year that the dull stodginess of the religious calendar hit me foursquare.
NNA - 25/03/2012 Maronite Patriarch Beshara Rahi repudiated Sunday all forms of aggression in Lebanon and abroad and called for Lebanese to reconcile during a sermon celebrating the Feast of the Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary and the first anniversary of his election as Patriarch.
The celebration takes place every March 25, on the Feast of the Annunciation.
The parade is held on the closest Sunday to March 25, a dual celebration integrally connected with the Christian Feast of the Annunciation.
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