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  • moon worship — ▪ religion       adoration or veneration of the moon, a deity in the moon, or a personification or symbol of the moon. The sacredness of the moon has been connected with the basic rhythms of life and the universe. A widespread phenomenon,… …   Universalium

  • moon-worship — noun the worship of the moon • Syn: ↑selenolatry • Hypernyms: ↑worship …   Useful english dictionary

  • moon — The Hebrews attached special significance to each new moon, which was the occasion for sacrifices (Num. 28:11 ff.), and on the first day of the seventh month no work was to be done (Lev. 23:24 f.). The moon was a celestial object of awe… …   Dictionary of the Bible

  • Moon Knight — Cover art for Moon Knight (vol. 4) #1. Art by David Finch and Frank D Armata. Publication information Publisher …   Wikipedia

  • MOON — (Heb. usually יָרֵחַ, yare aḥ; poetical form לְבָנָה, levanah; Isa. 24:23, 30:26; Song 6:10). A deity for ancient Israel s neighbors, the moon is for Israel the lesser light created on the fourth day of creation to rule the night (Gen. 1:16). The …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • WORSHIP — WORSHIP, service rendered to God and comprehending both the attitude of reverence and love toward the Deity and the activity – in conduct as well as ritual – in which the homage finds expression. Terminology The biblical vocabulary of worship is… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Moon's Milk (In Four Phases) — Compilation album by Coil Released 2002 January …   Wikipedia

  • Moon Fire Temple — is a sacred garden temple located in the Santa Monica Mountains. Jimi Hendrix [1], Janis Joplin and The Doors [2] performed at the Moon Fire Temple regularly during the late 1960s and early 1970s. Artists who have featured their work include,… …   Wikipedia

  • worship — worshiper, n. worshipingly, adv. /werr ship/, n., v., worshiped, worshiping or (esp. Brit.) worshipped, worshipping. n. 1. reverent honor and homage paid to God or a sacred personage, or to any object regarded as sacred. 2. formal or ceremonious… …   Universalium

  • worship — 01. Katie [worships] her big brother, and follows him everywhere around the house. 02. They go to church every Sunday to [worship] their god. 03. Their family business is closed on days of [worship]. 04. A group of Jews [worshipping] at the… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • Moon —    Heb. yareah, from its paleness (Ezra 6:15), and lebanah, the white (Cant. 6:10; Isa. 24:23), was appointed by the Creator to be with the sun for signs, and for seasons, and for days, and years (Gen. 1:14 16). A lunation was among the Jews the… …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

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