religious service

religious services

Definitions of religious service
  1. noun
    the act of public worship following prescribed rules
    synonyms: divine service, service
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    church, church service
    a service conducted in a house of worship
    a short religious service
    prayer meeting, prayer service
    a service at which people sing hymns and pray together
    chapel, chapel service
    a service conducted in a place of worship that has its own altar
    committal service
    service committing a body to the grave
    a service in the Roman Catholic Church formerly read or chanted at 3 PM (the ninth hour counting from sunrise) but now somewhat earlier
    a late afternoon or evening worship service
    watch night
    a devotional service (especially on New Year's Eve)
    (Roman Catholic Church) vespers of the office for the dead
    type of:
    religious ceremony, religious ritual
    a ceremony having religious meaning
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