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General Thanksgiving

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A form of thanksgiving in the Book of Common Prayer or the Alternative Service Book.
Example sentences
  • But the General Thanksgiving understands that a true heart of thanksgiving doesn't come through training alone.
  • The Prayer of General Thanksgiving is said by the minister and the congregation, and voices a final note of gratitude.
  • The General Thanksgiving is said by the officiant and the people.

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