Definition of Gospel side in English:

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Gospel side


(In a church) the north side of the altar, at which the Gospel is read.
Example sentences
  • When all the candles on the Gospel side are out then extinguish those on the Epistle side.
  • All stand as the Priest moves to the far Gospel side where he reads the Gospel of John 1: 1-14 from the Mass Card on the Gospel side.
  • A lector read the Old Testament at the Gospel side of the altar.
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