In theology, “intercession” is a prayer on behalf of someone else; but an alarming number of colleges use the word to label the period between regular academic sessions. Such a period is properly an intersession.
John Paul II moves a step closer to sainthood VATICAN CITY—Pope John Paul II has moved a step closer to sainthood. A Vatican official says a commission of theologians approved a miracle attributed to his intercession, clearing a key hurdle.
June 19, 2013 - Denver Post
Nashville schools may drop intersession breaks The Metro Nashville school system may drop intersessions — the spring and fall breaks designed to give struggling students extra academic time — and instead add extra school days for everyone.
June 12, 2013 - Ashland City Times