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nuptial mass

Syllabification: nup·tial mass

Definition of nuptial mass in English:

noun

(In the Roman Catholic Church) a mass celebrated as part of a wedding ceremony.
Example sentences
  • Notably, the church has a long tradition of celebrating a nuptial mass.
  • The nuptial mass was celebrated by Fr. Odhran Furlong, CC, Wexford (cousin of bride).
  • The ceremony with nuptial mass and blessing was celebrated by Fr. Pat Fitzgerald P.P., St. Paul's.

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