tabernacle

  1. the Mormon temple
  2. (Judaism) a portable sanctuary in which the Jews carried the Ark of the Covenant on their exodus
  3. (Judaism) the place of worship for a Jewish congregation

Tabernacle

[n] - the Mormon temple 2. [n] - (Judaism) a portable sanctuary in which the Jews carried the Ark of the Covenant on their exodus
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Tabernacle

A box to hold the reserved sacrament, which stands on the altar. See Aumbry.
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Tabernacle

A small cabinet (sometimes a vessel) designed to contain the Reserved Sacrament.
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Tabernacle

Tab'er·na·cle noun [ French, from Latin tabernaculum , dim. of taberna nut. See Tabern .] 1. A slightly built or temporary habitation; especially, a tent. « Dwelling in tabernacles with Isaac and Jacob.» Hebrew xi. 9. « Orange trees pla...
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Tabernacle

Tab'er·na·cle intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Tabernacled ; present participle & verbal noun Tabernacling .] To dwell or reside for a time; to be temporary housed. « He assumed our nature, and tabernacled am...
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tabernacle

1. A slightly built or temporary habitation; especially, a tent. 'Dwelling in tabernacles with Isaac and Jacob.' (Heb. Xi. 9) 'Orange trees planted in the ground, and secured in winter with a wooden tabernacle and stoves.' (Evelyn) ... 2. A portable structure of wooden framework covered with curtains, which was carried through the wilderness in the...
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Tabernacle

noun (Judaism) a portable sanctuary in which the Jews carried the Ark of the Covenant on their exodus
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Tabernacle

noun the Mormon temple
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Tabernacle

• (n.) The ornamental receptacle for the pyx, or for the consecrated elements, whether a part of a building or movable. • (n.) A niche for the image of a saint, or for any sacred painting or sculpture. • (n.) A seat or stall in a choir, with its canopy. • (n.) A tryptich for sacred imagery. • (v. i.) To dwell or reside for ...
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Tabernacle

(`dwelling`), in Jewish history, the portable sanctuary constructed by Moses as a place of worship for the Hebrew tribes during the period of ... [2 related articles]
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Tabernacle

[LDS Church] In the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church), a tabernacle is a multipurpose religious building, used for church services and conferences, and as community centers. Tabernacles were typically built as endeavors of multiple congregations (termed wards or branches), usually at the stake level. They differ from ...
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Tabernacle

A tabernacle is a temporary or slightly built dwelling, such as a hut, booth or tent. In ancient Israel a tabernacle was a portable structure comprised of a wooden framework covered with curtains, which was carried through the wilderness in the Israelitish exodus, as a place of sacrifice and worship. Today a Jewish temple is also known as a taberna...
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Tabernacle

On a sailing-ship, a tabernacle is a box-like step for a mast with the after side open, so that the mast can be lowered to pass under bridges, etc.
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Tabernacle

A ceilinged alcove used for the display of statuettes or art pieces.
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Tabernacle

Niche or aedicule in the shape of a small temple containing a sacred image. Also used for the ciborium, receptacle in the centre of the altar for the Sacrament.
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Tabernacle

A hinged mast step located on deck. Since it is hinged, the mast may be lowered easily.
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Tabernacle

Tabernacle (tăb'urnăk"ul) , in the Bible, the portable holy place of the Hebrews during their desert wanderings. It was a tent, like the portable tent-shrines used by ancient Semites, set up in each camp; eventually it housed the Ark of the Covenant. In the Book of Numbers, the T...
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tabernacle

A hinged fitting that allows a mast to pivot at the base so it can be raised or lowered easily.
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Tabernacle

A large bracket attached firmly to the deck, to which the foot of the mast is fixed. It has two sides or cheeks and a bolt forming the pivot around which the mast is raised and lowered.
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Tabernacle

[disambiguation] The Tabernacle most commonly refers to the Jewish Tabernacle (משכן), which was a movable tent and worship facility used by the Israelites for the worship of Yahweh as recorded in the Book of Exodus. The Temple in Jerusalem, the successor to the above, was also called a tabernacle in early Jerusalem. A tabernacle may als...
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Tabernacle

The Tabernacle (מִשְׁכַּן, mishkan, `residence` or `dwelling place`), according to the Hebrew Bible, was the portable dwelling place for the divine presence from the time of the Exodus from Egypt through the conquering of the land of Canaan. Built to specifications revealed by God (Yahweh) to Moses at Mount Sinai, it accompanied the I...
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Tabernacle

A large bracket attached firmly to the deck, to which the foot of the mast is fixed. It has two sides or cheeks and a bolt forming the pivot around which the mast is raised and lowered.
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Tabernacle

Kiosk in the center of the altar, usually decorated artistically, which holds the Blessed Sacrament
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TABERNACLE

The housing on a sailboat deck that supports the heel of the mainmast, with a hinged fitting so that the mast can pivot and be lowered easily when passing under bridges and high tension wires. Pivoting mast step.
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