oblation oblation

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the act of contributing to the funds of a church or charity
  2. (n) the act of offering the bread and wine of the Eucharist

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • I will bless Him as with an oblation.

News

  1. Floor

    Oblation by Kathleen Richards First, let's talk about the album art — a frosty, pastel-hued graphic of triangles and squares, pretty and modern in an early 1990s kind of way. When juxtaposed with the music on the record, however, the result is utter cognitive dissonance — doomy, sludgy, droning riffs that sound as if they were scraped off the floor of the scuzziest biker bar, blown out with ...
    on May 7, 2014     Source: East Bay Express

  2. Disc review: Floor, “Oblation”

    RockFloorOblation[Season of Mist]3 starsFlorida’s Floor is a bit like the stoner-metal version of Big Star, the revered 1970s power-pop band that couldn’t get arrested despite releasing three impeccable albums prior to breaking up, only...
    on May 6, 2014     Source: The Buffalo News

Quotes

  • Before affixing her signature to the document, President Macapagal-Arroyo said: "May the minds produced by UP become modern-day exemplars of the famed Oblation, that enduring symbol of the University's offering of itself to the Filipino people."
    on Jun 7, 2008 By: President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo Source: Manila Times

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