Adoration, Perpetual
Adoration, Perpetual
A term broadly used to designate the practically uninterrupted adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

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  • Perpetual Adoration — • A term broadly used to designate the practically uninterrupted adoration of the Blessed Sacrament Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Perpetual Adoration     Perpetual Adoration …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Perpetual Adorers of the Blessed Sacrament — • Founded in Paris in 1601 Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Perpetual Adorers of the Blessed Sacrament     Perpetual Adorers of the Blessed Sacrament …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Perpetual Adoration, Sisters of the — • An institute of nuns devoted to perpetual adoration of the Blessed Sacrament and to the education of orphan children Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Perpetual Adoration, Religious of — • A Belgian congregation founded in 1857 Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Perpetual Adoration, Religious of the — • Contemplative Benedictine congregation, founded in 1526 by Sister Elizabeth Zwirer in Switzerland Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Perpetual Adorers of the Blessed Sacrament — The Congregation of the Blessed Sacrament was an enclosed Roman Catholic religious congregation and a reform of the Dominican Order devoted to the perpetual adoration of the Blessed Sacrament [ [http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/02598a.htm CATHOLIC …   Wikipedia

  • perpetual adoration — noun : unceasing adoration of the consecrated Host as practised in the convents of several Roman Catholic orders of that name * * * Rom. Cath. Ch. uninterrupted adoration of the Blessed Sacrament …   Useful english dictionary

  • perpetual adoration — Rom. Cath. Ch. uninterrupted adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. * * * …   Universalium

  • Eucharistic adoration — is a practice in the Roman Catholic Church and in some Anglican churches, in which the Blessed Sacrament is exposed to and adored by the faithful. When this exposure and adoration is constant (that is, twenty four hours a day), it is called… …   Wikipedia

  • Sisters of the Perpetual Adoration —     Sisters of the Perpetual Adoration     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Sisters of the Perpetual Adoration     (Quimper, France).     An institute of nuns devoted to perpetual adoration of the Blessed Sacrament and to the education of orphan… …   Catholic encyclopedia

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