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a hymn or verse in Christian liturgy glorifying God

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2) Each letter includes "ritualistic, liturgical language, such as prayers, petitions, thanksgivings, benedictions and doxologies," with Paul functioning as a worship leader "by performing various acts of epistolary worship within the letters" (180).
Tate: to which are added hymns for the celebration of church holy days and festivals, contained 86 psalms and hymns and 2 doxologies.
The final two verses contain one of the great Pauline doxologies (cf.
To produce an English translation of the most significant sections of the text (some sections being in the form of doxologies or praise language and others which are not really translatable) and summarizing the remainder.
Under Jeffrey Skidmore's clear, fluent direction, Victoria's timelessly evocative sonorities rolled warmly around this wonderful basilica, plainsong chants leading seamlessly into Victoria's richly-composed settings (as many as 12 separate voices brought into play), and all conjuring the sensuous ecstasy of the composer's characteristically hispanic mix of mysterious darkness and blazing light, nobly flowing harmonies and dancing doxologies, summoning at times quasi-Arabic melisma and angular medievalism.
The Revelation to John is permeated with doxologies and hymns of praise.
The edition concludes with excellent tabulations: the incipits of hymns in the order of the Old Hymnal, the incipits in the order of the Leofric Collectar (the list also provides a concordance to the New Hymnal) with the liturgical use of the hymns, an excellent bibliography, a general index to the introduction, an index of hymn incipits with references (bold for New Hymnal numbers), a table of hymn numbers, an index of abbreviated Doxologies, an index of manuscripts cited, and an index of Old English words discussed in the chapter on the language.
As Saliers points out, both early Christian liturgies and the letters of Saint Paul are littered with canticles, psalms, doxologies, and fragments of eucharistic hymns.