Definitions for benedictionˌbɛn ɪˈdɪk ʃən
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the act of praying for divine protection
a ceremonial prayer invoking divine protection
A short invocation for divine help, blessing and guidance, usually after a church worship service.
Origin: From bene + dictio, from dico.
the act of blessing
a blessing; an expression of blessing, prayer, or kind wishes in favor of any person or thing; a solemn or affectionate invocation of happiness
the short prayer which closes public worship; as, to give the benediction
the form of instituting an abbot, answering to the consecration of a bishop
a solemn rite by which bells, banners, candles, etc., are blessed with holy water, and formally dedicated to God
A benediction is a short invocation for divine help, blessing and guidance, usually at the end of worship service.
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