baptistry baptistry

Definition(s):

  • (n) bowl for baptismal water

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Sheriff Alvin Hudson agrees with Marfleet that the baptistry is a good idea and points out that "it's not a fancy one.
  2. The Chapel of Unity, across the nave from the baptistry window, has a floor of intricately designed marble mosaic by Sweden's Einar Forseth and a ceiling arched to the shape of a .
  3. Then, wearing socks, trousers and white shirt, the Speaker of the House was completely immersed for a moment in a portable baptistry before he emerged dripping to hear himself .

News

  • Fire damages Puxico church

    A fire at a Puxico church Saturday caused damage to the sanctuary and baptistry. Members are meeting in an area in the back of the church.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau

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