Services / Ceremonies / Festivals

Canonisation

Video ThumbnailA British Sign Language (BSL) translation of Canonisation. The official decision that someone who has died is a saint. See also: Canons (set of Biblical texts) and Canon (Honorary Title) and Canon Law

A British Sign Language (BSL) translation of Canonisation. The official decision that someone who has died is a saint.

See also: Canons (set of Biblical texts) and Canon (Honorary Title) and Canon Law

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Compline / Night Prayer

Video ThumbnailA British Sign Language (BSL) translation of Compline. A reflective service in the Christian church for the end of the day.

A British Sign Language (BSL) translation of Compline. A reflective service in the Christian church for the end of the day.

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Consecrate / Consecration

Video ThumbnailA British Sign Language (BSL) translation of Consecrate / Consecration. When a Christian priest declares bread and wine as representing the body and blood of Jesus Christ and therefore makes them holy. When something is made or declared sacred, for example burial ground, or a church building. When a

A British Sign Language (BSL) translation of Consecrate / Consecration. When a Christian priest declares bread and wine as representing the body and blood of Jesus Christ and therefore makes them holy. When something is made or declared sacred, for example burial ground, or a church building. When a person is ordained into sacred office, particularly a bishop.

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Enthrone / Enthronement

Video ThumbnailA British Sign Language (BSL) translation of Enthrone / Enthronement. The act of making someone sovereign.

A British Sign Language (BSL) translation of Enthrone / Enthronement. The act of making someone sovereign.

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Installment / Installation (Bishop)

Video ThumbnailA British Sign Language (BSL) translation of Installment / Installation (Bishop). The cathedral service commissioning a bishop in his role as head of the diocese.

A British Sign Language (BSL) translation of Installment / Installation (Bishop). The cathedral service commissioning a bishop in his role as head of the diocese.

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Jubilee (Jewish)

Video ThumbnailA British Sign Language (BSL) translation of Jubilee (Jewish). For centuries, Judaism taught that at the end of every 49 years, slaves and prisoners should be freed and debts written off.

A British Sign Language (BSL) translation of Jubilee (Jewish). For centuries, Judaism taught that at the end of every 49 years, slaves and prisoners should be freed and debts written off.

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Memorial

Video ThumbnailA British Sign Language (BSL) translation of Memorial. An object eg a statue or plaque; or an act eg a procession or religious service; created or conducted as remembrance of a person or event.

A British Sign Language (BSL) translation of Memorial. An object eg a statue or plaque; or an act eg a procession or religious service; created or conducted as remembrance of a person or event.

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Millennium

Video ThumbnailA British Sign Language (BSL) translation of Millennium. A time period of one thousand years.

A British Sign Language (BSL) translation of Millennium. A time period of one thousand years.

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Passover Festival

Video ThumbnailA British Sign Language (BSL) translation of Passover Festival. Annual Jewish celebration commemorating their people being delivered by Moses from slavery in Egypt.

A British Sign Language (BSL) translation of Passover Festival. Annual Jewish celebration commemorating their people being delivered by Moses from slavery in Egypt.

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Pentecost (Christian Festival)

Video ThumbnailThe Christian festival of Pentecost

A British Sign Language (BSL) translation of Pentecost (Christian Festival). Contextually this sign refers to the Christian festival of Pentecost, not the Jewish festival.

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Pilgrimage

Video ThumbnailA British Sign Language (BSL) translation of Pilgrim. A group travelling to a place (often from varied starting points) considered wholly as an act of devotion. Often the destination is to the same place as many people before them. See also: Pilgrim

A British Sign Language (BSL) translation of Pilgrim. A group travelling to a place (often from varied starting points) considered wholly as an act of devotion. Often the destination is to the same place as many people before them.

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