adoration

Derivation

  • Latin ad os, to bring to the mouth by a kiss

Article

Special name for the exclusive worship of God, the beginning and end of all creatures and their supreme Lord.

MLA Citation

  • Cardinal Giacomo Lercaro. “adoration”. A Small Liturgical Dictionary, 1950. Saints.SQPN.com. 3 July 2012. Web. 1 October 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/adoration/>