Definition of intercessor in English:

intercessor

Syllabification: in·ter·ces·sor
Pronunciation: /ˈintərˌsesər
 
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noun

  • A person who intervenes on behalf of another, especially by prayer: they rejected the notion that an intercessor was needed to appeal to God
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    • Such people may even claim that these others are no more than intercessors mediating their relationship with God.
    • St Lucians come from a society that values the roles of intercessors.
    • In the past, especially the distant past, the saints were venerated as prodigies, miracle-workers, intercessors, protectors.

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