Sanctus

The Sanctus (Sanctus, `Holy`) is a hymn from Catholic liturgy. It may be called the epinikios hymnos (ἐπινίκιος ὕμνος, `Hymn of Victory`) when referring to the Greek rendition. In Western Christianity, the Sanctus forms part of the Ordinary and is sung (or said) as the final words of the Preface of the Eucharistic Prayer, the p...
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Sanctus

• (n.) An anthem composed for these words. • (n.) A part of the Mass, or, in Protestant churches, a part of the communion service, of which the first words in Latin are Sanctus, sanctus, sanctus [Holy, holy, holy]; -- called also Tersanctus.
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Sanctus

(from the article `Gregorian chant`) ...of psalms, of early Glorias attests to their ancient origin. Later Gloria chants are neumatic. The melodies of the Credo, accepted into the mass ...
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sanctus

1. A part of the Mass, or, in Protestant churches, a part of the communion service, of which the first words in Latin are Sanctus, sanctus, sanctus [Holy, holy, holy]; called also Tersanctus. ... 2. An anthem composed for these words. Sanctus bell, a small bell usually suspended in a bell cot at the apex of the nave roof, over the chancel arch, in ...
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Sanctus

Sanc'tus noun [ Latin sanctus , past participle of sancire .] 1. (Eccl.) A part of the Mass, or, in Protestant churches, a part of the communion service, of which the first words in Latin are Sanctus, sanctus, sanctus [ Holy, holy, holy]; -- called also Tersanctus...
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Sanctus

A section of the Mass
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sanctus

holy, sacred, / saint.
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sanctus

Latin, meaning: holy, sacred, / saint.
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Sanctus

Sanctus A hymn of praise following the Preface in many liturgies.
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Sanctus

Sanctus [Lat.,=holy], hymn of the Roman Catholic Mass, beginning, “Holy, holy, holy,” from Isa. 6.3; Mat. 21.9. It is the solemn choral ending of the preface. In the old liturgy the second part of the hymn, called Benedictus, was sometimes sung after the elevation. The Sanctus (sometimes...
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Sanctus

The part of the Holy Communion service that beings with the words, 'Holy, Holy, Holy.'
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