alternation

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In liturgy, the response of a congregation praying in turn with the officiating minister, as in saying the Rosary or litanies; or the recitation of the Divine Office in choir, each side reciting a verse in turn.

MLA Citation

  • “alternation”. New Catholic Dictionary. Saints.SQPN.com. 23 October 2010. Web. 24 July 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/alternation/>