devotional devotional  /dɪ ˈvoʊ ʃə nəl/


  1. (n) a short religious service
  2. (adj) relating to worship


  1. On the temporal plane, Khan took qawwali the name given to Sufi devotional songsto new audiences.
  2. In the daily devotional programs they performed 736 hymns taken from 19 different hymnals.
  3. Zeoli sent 146 devotionals in all, every week through Ford's presidency.


  1. How to Have a Thriving Intimacy With God

    You can have a thriving ministry without a thriving relationship with God, but only temporarily. Anyone can fake it in the short run, but to go the distance, you need a passionate devotional life and continual closeness to Jesus. Often, pastors tend to allow the busyness of ministry and the necessity of studying for sermon preparation to replace a real, personal walk with Jesus. But God wants ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Christian Post

  2. Chaplain helps Miss Oklahoma Pageant contestants

    Miss Oklahoma Pageant contestants gathered in a narrow hall in the bowels of the Mabee Center on Wednesday night for a brief devotional and a time of prayer minutes before they appeared on stage.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Tulsa World


  1. "Our goal is to get in there and go to the hotel, have dinner, meet with the players like we always do, have a devotional if they chose to go and go to bed," Richt described of the Bulldogs travel routine. "On a game like this in which we're...
    on Sep 18, 2008 By: Mark Richt Source: WRDW-TV

  2. "Training someone to lead a congregation is an essentially religious endeavor," Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist wrote for the court majority. "Indeed, majoring in devotional theology is akin to a religious calling as well as an academic...
    on Feb 25, 2004 By: William Rehnquist Source: USA Today

  3. "I have an om -- that sold out -- but it might be part of a whole devotional collection we're developing," says Simmons. "The diamond om is very cool. It looks good on men. It's a simple idea, it makes good sense. The cross is the same."
    on Jan 27, 2008 By: Russell Simmons Source: Detroit Free Press

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