Holy door


Also found in: Wikipedia.

Holy door

In a Greek Orthodox church, the door to the iconostasis.
References in periodicals archive ?
The closing ceremony of the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy in Miao Diocese took place at Christ the Light Shrine, Miao, where the Holy Door of Mercy was installed.
"Clonard's Holy Door will be closed by Bishop Treanor on Sunday at 11am Mass and this visit to the Kennedy Centre will be the final event in what has been a busy Jubilee Year of Mercy."
Successful high profile 4K HDR trials using HDC-4300 and PMW-F55 cameras have taken place at a number of live events, a number of domestic and international soccer games, and the recent 'Opening the Holy Door' ceremony at The Vatican.
Technically, there are only eight such doors, four of them in Rome; but the pope has asked bishops around the world to designate a "holy door," in either their own cathedral church or a popular shrine.
On December 12, 2015, Cardinal Gerald Lacroix opened the holy door of Notre Dame Cathedral de Quebec.
Pope opens 'Holy Door' to society's outsiders - News item.
Upon the invitation of the Holy Father, we opened a Holy Door, a Door of Mercy in designated Churches in the diocese: the Basilica of Gethsemane in Jerusalem, the Basilica of the Annunciation in Nazareth and the Church of Saint Catherine in Bethlehem.
While Tuesday marked the symbolic, traditional start of the Holy Year, Francis technically began the Jubilee of MercyAaAeAeA last week in Centr African Republic when he pushed open theAaAeAeA Holy Door of the Bangui cathedral,AaAeAeA accor
For this occasion, a Holy Door was built for the Basilica-Cathedral Notre Dame de Quebec; the Door opened on 8 December 2013 and will close on 27 December 2014.
On January 6, the Pope will symbolically close the holy door of St Peter's Basilica, ending a Holy Year celebration of the start of Christianity's third millennium, which brought at least 25 million pilgrims to Rome.
The great Holy Door will be resealed, but we cannot seal the doors of our hearts.
Later stories, such as " The Holy Door " and " Uprooted, " are fine comedies.