What does refreshment sunday mean?

Definitions for refreshment sunday
re·fresh·ment sun·day

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word refreshment sunday.

Wiktionary

  1. Refreshment Sunday(ProperNoun)

    Mid-Lent Sunday; the fourth Sunday of Lent, exactly three weeks before Easter Sunday

  2. Refreshment Sunday(ProperNoun)

    Mothering Sunday; a day in honor of mothers and/or one's mother church, especially in the United Kingdom and Ireland

Freebase

  1. Refreshment Sunday

    The Refreshment Sundays or Rose Sundays are Sundays within the two major fasts observed in Western Christianity, Lent and Advent. On these days, the fast was allowed to be relaxed, hence the name "Refreshment Sunday". Correspondingly, the liturgical colours of the season are replaced with rose, hence the name "Rose Sunday". The Refreshment Sundays are: ⁕Laetare Sunday, the fourth Sunday in Lent ⁕Gaudete Sunday, the third Sunday in Advent Of these, the better known is Laetare Sunday, and if reference is made to a single "Refreshment Sunday" or "Rose Sunday" it is usually this Sunday that is meant. It is also called Mothering Sunday, Mother's Day, Rose Sunday, and Laetare Sunday. As noted, on both Refreshment Sundays, the colour of vestments and church hangings is changed to rose. On Gaudete Sunday, where churches are using an Advent Wreath with purple candles, the candle for the third Sunday in Advent is also rose instead of purple.

How to pronounce refreshment sunday?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say refreshment sunday in sign language?

  1. refreshmentsunday

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of refreshment sunday in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of refreshment sunday in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Images & Illustrations of refreshment sunday

  1. refreshment sundayrefreshment sundayrefreshment sundayrefreshment sundayrefreshment sunday

Translation

Find a translation for the refreshment sunday definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Український (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Discuss these refreshment sunday definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"refreshment sunday." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 7 Apr. 2020. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/refreshment+sunday>.

Are we missing a good definition for refreshment sunday? Don't keep it to yourself...

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for refreshment sunday:


Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.