A sacrament is a sacred rite recognized as of particular importance and significance. There are various views on the existence and meaning of such rites.

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Famous quotes containing the word sacrament:

    Work! Labour the aspergas me of life; the one great sacrament of humanity from which all other things flow—security, leisure, joy, art, literature, even divinity itself.
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