Station - Religious

Religious

  • Station church, a church in which special services are held on specific days during Lent and Easter
  • Station days, days of specific liturgical practice in the Roman Catholic Church
  • Stations of the Cross, a Christian devotion and its associated images
  • Stations of the Exodus, the locations visited by the Israelites following their exodus from Egypt

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Albanians - Religion
... All forms of Christianity, Islam and other religious practices were prohibited except for old non-institutional Pagan practices in the rural areas ... estimates there are no available current statistics on religious affiliation all mosques and churches were closed in 1967 and religious observances prohibited in November 1990, Albania began ... After 1992 an influx of foreign missionaries has brought more religious diversity with groups such as Jehovah's Witnesses, Mormons, Hindus, Bahá'í, a variety ...
Religious Festival
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Robinson Crusoe - Interpretations - Religious
... Robinson Crusoe is filled with religious aspects ... how to be a good Puritan Christian, such as The New Family Instructor (1727) and Religious Courtship (1722) ...
Zahlé - Culture
... The other central aspect of the local culture is religious devotion ... a very Catholic and conservative town, and many of its inhabitants display a pride with their religious identity which comes close to fanaticism ... although it often constitutes a form of social, rather than religious, gathering ...
Norwich - History - Early Modern Period (1485–1640)
... Hand-in-hand with the wool industry, this key religious centre experienced a Reformation significantly different to other parts of England ... The magistracy in Tudor Norwich unusually found ways of managing religious discord whilst maintaining civic harmony ... mainland Europe, fostering a movement toward religious reform and radical politics in the city ...

Famous quotes containing the word religious:

    American thinking, when it concerns itself with beautiful letters as when it concerns itself with religious dogma or political theory, is extraordinarily timid and superficial ... [I]t evades the genuinely serious problems of art and life as if they were stringently taboo ... [T]he outward virtues it undoubtedly shows are always the virtues, not of profundity, not of courage, not of originality, but merely those of an emasculated and often very trashy dilettantism.
    —H.L. (Henry Lewis)

    Our aversion to lying is commonly a secret ambition to make what we say considerable, and have every word received with a religious respect.
    François, Duc De La Rochefoucauld (1613–1680)

    ... religious experience, as we have studied it, cannot be cited as unequivocally supporting the infinitist belief. The only thing that it unequivocally testifies to is that we can experience union with something larger than ourselves and in that union find our greatest peace.
    William James (1842–1910)