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":

Tzvi Ashkenazi - Amsterdam - Appointment and Welcome
... January 1710, he received a letter of appointment to the chief rabbinate of the Ashkenazi congregation of Amsterdam ... was 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 ... The rabbi's salary does 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 ...
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 ...
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 ... Street, but had left in 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 - London
... 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 ... was called as rabbi to Lemberg, where he stood in high repute, both in his congregation and in the community at large ...
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 Alphonsus Liguori at Scala, near Amalfi ... Members of the Congregation, Catholic priests and consecrated religious brothers, are known as Redemptorists and minister in more than 77 countries around the world ...

Famous quotes containing the word congregation:

    He believes without reservation that Kentucky is the garden spot of the world, and is ready to dispute with anyone who questions his claim. In his enthusiasm for his State he compares with the Methodist preacher whom Timothy Flint heard tell a congregation that “Heaven is a Kentucky of a place.”
    —For the State of Kentucky, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)

    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)