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sacrament meaning

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  • A sacrament is a Christian rite recognized as of particular importance and significance. There are various views on the existence and meaning of such rites.
  • The Catechism of the Catholic Church defines the sacraments as "efficacious signs of grace, instituted by Christ and entrusted to the Church, by which divine life is dispensed to us.
  • The Catholic Church and Oriental Orthodoxy teach that there are seven sacraments.
  • Most Protestant denominations identify two sacraments instituted by Christ; the Eucharist (Holy Communion) and Baptism. However some traditions avoid the word "sacrament".
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  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
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    1. en sacraments
    2. en sacramental
    3. fr sacramentel
    4. en sacramentals
    5. fr sacramentels
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    Meaning of sacrament for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "sacrament" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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