angelus bell

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the sound of a bell rung in Roman Catholic churches to announce the time when the Angelus should be recited


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A crane hoisted the biggest, the 1-ton Angelus bell, into place after Gabrielino-Tongva American Indians chanted a blessing and wafted smoke from burning sage over it with eagle feathers.
30pm The Angelus - a prayer which is said morning, noon and evening at the sound of the Angelus bell - is recited 6pm Cofton Park closes to pilgrims
A recent trip to Ireland reminded me of the custom, because Radio Telifis Eireann, the state television station, displays an image of Mary and her child, and rings the Angelus bell each day at 6 p m.
No doubt there were wry smiles when news of Ruairi's resignation on Today with Sean O'Rourke was cut short by the Angelus bells.
The three times that the Angelus bells call me to prayer are opportunities for conversion and peace.