nones nones

Definition(s):

  • (n) the fifth of the seven canonical hours; about 3 p.m.

Usage(s):

  • The nones the seventh; all besides .

News

  • Swimming against a demographic tide

    If demographics are destiny, then 42-year-old Kaya Oakes and 31-year-old Chris Haw ought to be among the “nones,” those who are disenchanted with institutional religion and certainly beyond the borders of Roman Catholicism. Everyone knows the church is bleeding members, especially young members.
    on July 22, 2013     Source: National Catholic Reporter

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