church : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n one of the groups of Christians who have their own beliefs and forms of worship
- n a place for public (especially Christian) worship
the church was empty
- n a service conducted in a house of worship
don't be late for church
- n the body of people who attend or belong to a particular local church
our church is hosting a picnic next week
- v perform a special church rite or service for
church a woman after childbirth
News & Articles
- Church files complaint against judge
A Toledo church that has been at odds about retaining or firing its pastor is asking Ohio’s 6th District Court of Appeals to order a Lucas County judge to stay out of the church’s internal business.
June 13, 2013 - The Toledo Blade
- Church might drop Scouts for allowing gay boys
Hebron Lutheran Church is among a growing group of faith-based organizations nationwide that may not renew their charter with the Boy Scouts of America over the organization's decision to allow openly gay members.
June 12, 2013 - The Cincinnati Enquirer
- Church members help spruce up park
An area church did a little spring cleaning this week at a Lafayette playground.
June 12, 2013 - WLFI Lafayette
- Pope Benedict XVI in Helium
Let me assure you that no authorities of my church, or of any other church for that matter, will ever exert influence on presidential decisions. Their authority is theirs, within the province of church affairs, and it ends where the affairs of the... Mitt Romney http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mitt_Romney&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNHsbJvd1A8Hj2N-SfDDingX9k3-RA Forbes http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.forbes.com/feeds/ap/2007/12/06/ap4412314.html&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNF6i_FqfMX2k5-v9k7Fuf61okFhcg Dec 6, 2007
17765 24890 church Pope Benedict XVI has said this about the scandals, The church needs to profoundly relearn penitence, accept purification, learn forgiveness, but also justice."
- Trudie Styler in Contactmusic.com
I have said I do not believe Sen. Obama shares Rev. Wright's extreme views. But let me also be clear, Rev. Hagee was not and is not my pastor or spiritual adviser, and I did not attend his church for 20 years. I have denounced statements he made... John McCain http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_McCain&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNEhauRSvpu74c5JI21AhXVu-x_kmQ CNN http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.cnn.com/2008/POLITICS/05/22/mccain.hagee/&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNFtF7D-PAlGFsBqcwIS7tuQIJF4ow May 22, 2008
17767 24920 churchgoer Trudie says, Dad never said where we wanted to be buried, but he wasn't a deeply religious man. He wasn't a churchgoer and he loved his cricket. He would spend all his time at Avoncroft in the summer as a player, groundsman and umpire. After a year...