Incensation In`cen*sa"tion, n. (R. C. Ch.) The offering of incense. [R.] --Encyc. Brit. [1913 Webster]

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  • incensation — in·cen·sa·tion …   English syllables

  • incensation — ˌinˌsenˈsāshən, ˌin(t)sənˈ noun ( s) Etymology: Late Latin incensatus (past participle of incensare) + English ion : the action of censing …   Useful english dictionary

  • Consecration — • An act by which a thing is separated from a common and profane to a sacred use, or by which a person or thing is dedicated to the service and worship of God by prayers, rites, and ceremonies Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006.… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Incense — • An aromatic substance which is obtained from certain resinous trees and largely employed for purposes of religious worship Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. incense     Incense   …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Thurible — A thurible is a metal censer suspended from chains, in which incense is burned during worship services. It is used in the Catholic, Eastern Orthodox, Anglican, Episcopal, Old Catholic, and some Lutheran churches, as well as in Christian and non… …   Wikipedia

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  • Religious use of incense — have their origins in antiquity, and may have their roots in the practical and aesthetic uses considering that many religions with not much else in common all use incense. One common motif is of incense as a form of sacrificial offering to God or …   Wikipedia

  • Formula missae — et communionis pro ecclesia Vuittembergensi (1523) was a 16th century Latin liturgy of a Protestant Reformer Martin Luther for Lutheran churches in Wittenberg. Formula missae was based on medieval mass, only omitting the sacrifice of the mass. It …   Wikipedia

  • Weihrauch [1] — Weihrauch (Thus, Incensum, Olibanum), das wohlriechende Harz des Weihrauchbaumes (Boswellia serrata s. thurifera), eines im Glücklichen Arabien, in Persien, Indien, an der ostafrikanischen Berberaküste u. am Cap Gardafui (Promontorium aromaticum) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Incensarium — Incensarium, lat., das Rauchfaß; Incensation, das Räuchern mit Weihrauch; Incension, Anzündung, Entzündung; incendent, entzündend, anfeuernd …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

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