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Synonyms for invocation



Synonyms for invocation

the act of praying

Synonyms for invocation

a prayer asking God's help as part of a religious service

an incantation used in conjuring or summoning a devil

calling up a spirit or devil

the act of appealing for help

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Barker, co-president of the Freedom From Religion Foundation, wanted to give a secular invocation before the House.
To ensure that [] (the "invocation speaker") is selected from among a wide pool of representatives...: The Clerk shall post a notice on the borough internet home page that all religious associations with an established presence in the Kenai Peninsula Borough that regularly meet for the primary purpose of sharing a religious perspective, or chaplains who may serve one of [sic] more of the fire departments, law enforcement agencies, hospitals, or other similar organizations in the borough, are eligible to provide invocations to the assembly, and that the authorized leader of any such association or chaplain can submit a written request to provide an invocation to the borough clerk.
Despite those remarks, DeSart earlier this month said she had no plans to seek a formal vote to eliminate the invocation this year because of the Republican majority.
Muslims throughout the country are hereby urged to embrace more Dhikr(remembrance of Allah), through glorification of Allah, Istighfar (seeking Allah's forgiveness) and ceaseless Du'a(prayers and invocations), for ease and relief.
TNT Boys singing 'Sino Ako' for the invocation. #PBALabanKungLaban
'Yes Bank has acquired 8,97,81,906 equity shares having nominal value of Rs 10 per share of the company pursuant to invocation of pledge on the said equity shares subsequent to default by promoter group companies in the credit facility provided by the bank,' Fortis Healthcare said.
They said invocation in engineering technology was vital to prepare students for the challenges and massive jobs opportunities in the pretext of billions dollars CPEC project that would benefit all the provinces besides AJK and Gilgit Baltistan.
Invocation of the forces of nature in the Loricas : One trope in the lorica.
These studies achieve performance improvements in comparison with traditional models; however, the temporal dynamics of user-service invocation records is not considered.
The invocation of the shares comes at a time when 17 lenders led by SBI and investigative agencies have stepped up pressure on Mallya for recovery of over Rs 9,000 crore loans given to the grounded Kingfisher Airlines.
Zamboanga City -- The controversy about the singing of the National Anthem ahead of the invocation, discarding the good practice of invocation, continues to draw massive negative reactions from the general public in this city.
Meanwhile, aerospace engineer and North Alabama Freethought Association board member Kelly McCauley delivered an invocation at the opening of the September 25 Huntsville City Council meeting.
-- An atheist cited the freedoms promoted by the Founding Fathers as he delivered the opening invocation Tuesday at a town meeting in a community whose leaders won a U.S.
Artists Rini Dhumal and Seema Kohli's art show 'Stories Of Invocation' was unveiled on the first day of Navaratri (5 October) at Tao Gallery in Mumbai.