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holy water

Edited by E. A. Livingstone

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

Second edition

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780198614425
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191727214
holy water

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Water which has been blessed for certain specific religious purposes. It is used for blessings, dedications, exorcisms, and for ceremonial

Reference Entry.  36 words. 

Subjects: Christianity

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