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prayer meeting

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Definition of prayer meeting in English:


(Especially among Nonconformists) a religious gathering or service during which prayers are offered.
Example sentences
  • In terms of our laws, they don't need to seek permission to have a prayer meeting.
  • Protesters had apparently sought to sidestep the ban by calling the gathering on Sunday a prayer meeting, not a political gathering.
  • A retired Anglican clergyman is facing prison in Zimbabwe for holding a street prayer meeting.

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