Altar

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Definitions

  1. a special place (perhaps where you practice your religion) where you feel loved and accepted
  2. something sacred to you
  3. making a sacrifice in your life for a noble cause
  4. your sense of a higher calling or purpose
  5. the practice of setting ideas or plans aside and giving them time to incubate so that they can solidify and come together to form a whole or complete course of action
  6. a representation of receptivity and acceptance within a group of people gathered together for a religious service in a place of worship
  7. a sense of respect for yourself and others including a divine presence (which you may refer to as God, Great Spirit, or another name)

Synonyms

altars

Related terms

shrine, temple, sacrifice, communion, blessing, sacred, gift, offer, offering, supplication, prayer

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