noun Roman Catholic Church.
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Origin of Angelus
Example sentences from the Web for angelus
Francis was expected to name the new cardinals at his Sunday Angelus, which he did, or at his weekly audience on Wednesday.Pope Appoints a Rainbow Coalition of New Cardinals From Africa, Asia|Barbie Latza Nadeau|January 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Meanwhile the silvery sound of a clock that tolled the angelus announced breakfast time to Des Esseintes.Against The Grain|Joris-Karl Huysmans
If Millet had not passed through the valley of sorrow, he could never have painted the "Angelus."A Fleece of Gold|Charles Stewart Given
At last, as the church bells were tolling the Angelus, C—— C—— came alone, and masked.The Memoires of Casanova, Complete|Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
An early morning bell, rung in many places for no apparent reason, is probably a relic of the Ave Maria or Angelus bell.
The bells were ringing the Angelus of midday when I came into Florence.Florence and Northern Tuscany with Genoa|Edward Hutton