intercession

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intercession

1. the act of interceding or offering petitionary prayer to God on behalf of others
2. such petitionary prayer
3. Roman history the interposing of a veto by a tribune or other magistrate
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There is also an additional intercessional meeting each year, usually hosted by the country-elected chair of the CSTD Bureau.
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By turning away from the intercessional use of images in worship and devotional life (images that mediated the relationship between devout viewer and the divine), Reformed Protestants were able to cultivate a practice of inwardness that focused on a rigorous examination of the self.