noun (used with a singular or plural verb) Roman Catholic Church.
Origin of Tenebrae
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Historical Examples of tenebrae
It seemed to them that they were ready to enter a church on the day of Tenebrae.Notre-Dame de Paris
Si ergo lumen, quod in te est, tenebrae sunt, ipsae tenebrae quantae erunt?
It arose thus: Lafontaine went one day with Racine to tenebrae, and was given a Bible.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1
The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.