Congregation

Congregation may also be:

  • The Congregation, a soul band from Chicago
  • Congregation (album), by The Afghan Whigs
  • English Congregation, an English pop group formerly known as The Congregation

Other articles related to "congregation, congregations":

Kiever Synagogue - Early History
... The Kiever Synagogue, or Kiever Shul (formally The First Russian Congregation of Rodfei Sholem Anshei Kiev) dates to 1912 when a group of Jewish immigrants from the Ukraine who had settled in "The Ward"—the ... a dispute over burial rites and formed a new congregation, Chevra Rodfei Sholem ... The congregation was officially incorporated in 1914 as “The First Russian Congregation of Rodfei Sholem Anshei Kiev” ...
Tzvi Ashkenazi - Amsterdam - Appointment and Welcome
... January 1710, he received a letter of appointment to the chief rabbinate of the Ashkenazi congregation of Amsterdam ... he to be required to subordinate himself to the congregation, or to be obliged to receive gifts, and that he should be permitted to preserve absolute freedom of action on all occasions ... not seem to have been paid, for in the register of the records of the congregation it is stated that on Saturday 4 Nisan 5472 (12 April 1712), the parnasim sent a secretary and two ...
Congregation Of The Most Holy Redeemer
... The Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer (Latin Congregatio Sanctissimi Redemptoris – C.Ss.R.) is a Roman Catholic missionary Congregation founded by Saint ... Members of the Congregation, Catholic priests and consecrated religious brothers, are known as Redemptorists and minister in more than 77 countries around the world ...
Tzvi Ashkenazi - London
... and children at Emden, he proceeded to London at the invitation of the Sephardic congregation of that city ... Even before this he had been invited to take the rabbinate of the Sephardic congregation, but refused ... Ashkenazi was called as rabbi to Lemberg, where he stood in high repute, both in his congregation and in the community at large ...
Johann Smidt
... state church, merged only in 1873 with Lutheran congregations to form today's Bremian Evangelical Church ... Also Bremen's Lutheran congregation, owning and using the Bremen Cathedral, experienced Smidt's steady badgering ... As burgomaster Smidt confiscated the considerable estates of the Lutheran congregation, arguing it would be a legal non-thing, null and void ...

Famous quotes containing the word congregation:

    In 1862 the congregation of the church forwarded the church bell to General Beauregard to be melted into cannon, “hoping that its gentle tones, that have so often called us to the House of God, may be transmuted into war’s resounding rhyme to repel the ruthless invader from the beautiful land God, in his goodness, has given us.”
    —Federal Writers’ Project Of The Wor, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)

    This most excellent canopy, the air, look you, this brave
    o’erhanging firmament, this majestical roof fretted with
    golden fire, why, it appeareth nothing to me but a foul and pestilent congregation of vapours.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    Passing through here in 1795, Bishop Asbury commented, ‘The country improves in cultivation, wickedness, mills, and stills.’ Five years later, he held a meeting in the neighborhood and remarked that he thought most of the congregation had come to look at his wig.
    —Administration in the State of Sout, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)