Meaning of Sacraments



English: Sacraments
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Definition: 1

Ecclesiastical. a visible sign of an inward grace, especially one of the solemn Christian rites considered to have been instituted by Jesus Christ to symbolize or confer grace: the sacraments of the Protestant churches are baptism and the Lord's Supper; the sacraments of the Roman Catholic and Greek Orthodox churches are baptism, confirmation, the Eucharist, matrimony, penance, holy orders, and extreme unction.

Definition: 2

(often initial capital letter). Also called Holy Sacrament. the Eucharist or Lord's Supper.

Definition: 3

the consecrated elements of the Eucharist, especially the bread.

Definition: 4

something regarded as possessing a sacred character or mysterious significance.

Definition: 5

a sign, token, or symbol.