A religious or solemn ceremony consisting of a series of actions performed according to a prescribed order
the official thanksgiving was an elaborate civic ritual
A bath which forms part of a purificatory ritual; specifically = mikva.
A book containing details of the form or order of religious or ceremonial rites.
A meal consumed as part of, or in the manner of, a ritual.
The part of a church in which choir offices are performed.
(A type of) dance performed as part of a ritual.
Magic performed as part of, or in the manner of, a ritual.
The action of committing murder in a ritual way; an instance of this.
The alleged sexual abuse or murder of people, especially children, supposedly committed as part of satanic rituals
The action of killing in a ritual way, typically as an offering to God or a god; an instance of this.