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noun - plural: triduums

  1. A period of three days (especially in Roman Catholic liturgy).


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Triduum: A triduum is a religious observance lasting three days.

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Google previewSeasons and Feasts of the Church Year (2004)

An Introduction by Michael D. Whalen

The paschal triduum is an eschatological celebration. The triduum looks toward the Second Coming of Christ. This eschatological dimension is particularly properto the vigil celebration. The CLEF states that “the full meaning of vigil is a waiting ...

Google previewTo Crown the Year (2015)

Decorating the Church through the Seasons, Second Edition by Peter Mazar

The Sacred Paschal Triduum is its jewel. As the word signifies, the Triduum is a three-day observance. Lent is a preparation ...

Google previewBreaking Open the Word of God (1988)

Resources for Using the Lectionary for Catechesis in the RCIA Cycle C by Karan Hinman Powell, Joseph P. Sinwell

The Easter triduum is a transitional period. It can be viewed as the conclusion of Lent, but it is also the introduction to the season of Easter and its seven Sundays of Easter, together with the feast of the Ascension and Pentecost Sunday. Most of ...

Google previewSourcebook for Sundays, Seasons, and Weekdays 2017: The Almanac for Pastoral Liturgy

by Leisa Anslinger

Although the Triduum is a month away, begin to discuss (with the pastor, parish staff members, and the liturgy committee) how you will actively work to invite parishioners to the celebrations of Holy Week. If you wish for more people to attend ...

Google previewLanguage and Religious Identity (2007)

Women in Discourse by A. Jule

Triduum is a term used by some Christian churches, particularly the Roman Catholic Church, to denote, collectively, the last three days before Easter Sunday ( 5. A Breviary is a liturgical book containing the public or ...

Google previewWeekly Prayer for Music Ministers 2014 (2013)

by Denise La Giglia

The Roman Missal Triduum means the “ Three Days.” For the Jewish people, Passover celebrates the great event when God delivered the people of Israel from slavery. The followers of Jesus proclaim that ...

Google previewAn Introductory Dictionary of Theology and Religious Studies (2007)

by Orlando O. Espín, James B. Nickoloff

EASTER TRIDUUM The Easter Triduum, also known as Trid- uum Sanctum and considered by Christians to be the three most solemn days of the year, celebrates the whole paschal mystery of Jesus. Originally, the sense of the three days was ...

Google previewCatholic Dictionary (2002)

by Peter M. J. Stravinskas

Triduum (TRIH-doo-o0m): (Latin tres: three + dies: day[s]) A three-day period set aside for special prayer and devotion in relation to some solemnity or feast. A triduum can be observed publicly or privately, and may also be kepr for the purpose ...

Google previewDictionary of European Proverbs (2012)

by Emanuel Strauss

quin ubi triduum continuum iam odiosius sit hospitis, mulieris, pluviae post triduum nequando est hospitis, mulieris, pluviae post triduum est post tres dies vilescit et hospes post tres saepe dies vilescit et hospes quatreduanus est, iam foetet ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Hiberno-English (2004)

The Irish Use of English by T. P. Dolan

triduum /'tndsuam/ n., a series of special prayers or private devotions, or a RETREAT, over a period of three days, usually in preparation for a feast-day, e.g. the three concluding days of Holy Week (before Easter) < L triduum, ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Dictionary (1904)

by William Dwight Whitney

triduum, a space of three days, prop. neut. adj. (se. spatium, s ace), ( tres (tri-), three, + dies, a day : see dial. Lasting three days, or happening every third day. [Rare.] triduo (trid'u-o), n. [Sp. trirluo = It.

Google previewA Law Dictionary Containing Definitions of the Terms and Phrases of American and English Jurisprudence, Ancient and Modern ... (1995)

by Henry Campbell Black

INFRA TRIDUUM. Within three days. Formal words in old appeals. Fleta ...

Google previewA Concise Dictionary of Theology

by by Gerald O’Collins, SJ, and Edward G. Farrugia, SJ

See Christmas; Easter Triduum; Liturgy; Liturgy of the Hours; Old Believers; Pentecost; Sunday; Twelve Feasts, The. Calvinism. That branch of Protestantism ...

Google previewAnglican Young People's Dictionary (2004)

by June English

Triduum is Latin for "three days of prayer." In the Anglican Church, it usually refers to the three days before Easter: Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, and the Easter Vigil. Unction This term comes from the Latin word meaning "to anoint.

Google previewOur Sunday Visitor's Encyclopedia of Catholic History (2004)

by Matthew Bunson, Margaret Bunson

In celebrating this "mystery of faith," the Church presents the Paschal Triduum in a contemporary way, for men and women in ...

Google previewCatholic Encyclopedia (1912)

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