annunciation annunciation

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a festival commemorating the announcement of the Incarnation by the angel Gabriel to the Virgin Mary; a quarter day in England, Wales, and Ireland
  2. (n) (Christianity) the announcement to the Virgin Mary by the angel Gabriel of the incarnation of Christ
  3. (n) a formal public statement

Usage(s):

  • Wildlife and landscape here have about them a force of melodrama and annunciation.

News

  1. Grace Busse, Diane Koukouras talk about Greek Fest

    It’s time for Greek Fest! The 48th annual event put on by the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church kicks off Friday,...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: FOX 6 Milwaukee

  2. Photos/Video: These kids’ enthusiasm no act

    Wed, 19 Jun 2013 10:02:19 GMT Yakima Herald-Republic Brooklyn Lynch, center, drama counselor for The Ike Players, demonstrates the difference between yelling and annunciation during a summer drama camp for children ages 6-13 at the Wilson Middle School gym in Yakima on Tuesday. The Ike Players are the drama...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Yakima Herald-Republic

  3. "Miss Dot" Domilise, matriarch of Uptown poor boy restaurant, dies at 90

    Dominic Massa / Eyewitness News Dorothy “Miss Dot” Domilise, the matriarch and mainstay of the Uptown restaurant that bears her family’s name and earned fans nationwide for its poor boy sandwiches and New Orleans character, died Friday.   She was 90. The restaurant in the small yellow building on Annunciation Street with its hand-lettered sign – “OPEN – DOMILISE’S PO-BOY & BAR” – has drawn fans ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans

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Quotes

  1. Internal Security Minister Gideon Ezra told Israel radio it "was not a (terrorist) attack and there was no specific intention to harm the Church of the Annunciation".
    on Mar 3, 2006 By: Gideon Ezra Source: BBC News

  2. "The Annunciation is a humble, hidden event that no one saw or knew," the Pope said, "except for Mary. But at the same time it is a decisive moment in the history of humanity. When the Virgin said 'Yes' to the Angel's Annunciation, Jesus was...
    on Mar 25, 2007 By: Pope Benedict XVI Source: AsiaNews.it

  3. "The groundbreaking of Annunciation Inn marks another important step in the recovery of our community," said Jim Kelly, President and CEO of Providence Community Housing. "We are confident that in the coming months, with God's grace and the...
    on Dec 7, 2007 By: Jim Kelly Source: Reuters

Word of the Day
repudiate repudiate
/ri ˈpju di ˌeɪt /