The consecrated elements of Holy Communion.
In the Roman Catholic faith, the ending portion of the Funeral Mass.
The name of the funeral service in the Roman Catholic Church.
The act of bending the right knee as an indication of reverence.
In the Eastern Orthodox faith, a holy picture; usually mosaic or painted on wood.
In the Eastern Orthodox church, the partition that extends across the front of the church separating the sanctuary from the solea.
The first three letters in the Greek word for Jesus.
An abbreviation for the Latin term meaning "Jesus of Nazareth, King of Jews."
Liturgical (Eucharist Centered) Worship
A prescribed order or form of worship specific to a particular denomination which will have the Eucharist or Holy Communion as its central element.
The liturgical celebration of the Eucharist in the Roman Catholic Church.
Cards on which an individual requests the priest to say mass for the soul of the deceased.
An honorary title conferred upon a Priest.
Non-Liturgical (Scripture Centered)
A form or order of worship which has the scriptures as its central element; the actual form or order of the worship
One having spiritual care over a number of people.
The head of the Roman Catholic Church and the Bishop of Rome.
A title conferred by ordination.
A pile of wood on which a dead body is placed for burning (cremation).
One authorized to read the lessons and scriptures in the Church of Christ, Scientist faith.
Requiem Mass (Mass Of Christian Burial)
Refers to the mass for the dead. Funeral service and/or music for the repose of the soul of the departed (old mass).
In Liturgical churches, stated directions in a prayer book or liturgical manual regarding the order of service as approved by the denomination.
Sacrament Of Anointing Of The Sick
In the Roman Catholic faith, a sacrament given to those seriously ill or in danger of death to prepare their souls for eternity.
In the Roman Catholic faith, a religious picture, usually of Jesus Christ.
In the Roman Catholic faith, a piece of cloth or a metal having religious significance usually worn around the neck.