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Definition of: congregation

(kong′grə·gāshən) noun
1. The act of congregating; the collecting into one mass, body, or assembly; aggregation.
2. An assemblage of people or of things.
3. A group of people met together for worship; also, the body of persons who worship in a local church; a parish.
4. In the Old Testament, the whole body of Israel.
5. Eccl. A religious community or order bound by a common rule.
6. Any of several committees of cardinals who administer the departments of the papal government and assist the Pope.
7. In colonial New England, a town or settlement, considered as a religious community. See synonyms under ASSEMBLY, COMPANY.
gre·ga′tion·al adjective

Most often used phrases:

congregation beth
religious congregation
jewish congregation
sacred congregation
hebrew congregation
church congregation
new congregation
congregation moved
local congregation
presbyterian congregation
baptist congregation
congregation founded
lutheran congregation
christian congregation
first congregation

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"congregation" has the frequency of use of 0.0008% on city-data.com forum

"congregation" has the frequency of use of 0.0017% on en.wikipedia.org.

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