Definition of votive Mass in English:

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votive Mass

noun

(In the Roman Catholic Church) a Mass celebrated for a special purpose or occasion.
Example sentences
  • If it is conferred, public prayer may be said to the person and votive Masses may be celebrated in his or her name.
  • The celebration of votive Masses became the primary duty of all these powerhouses of prayer.
  • No doubt, where peace is a special local need, the votive Mass pro pace can still be sung.

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