Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Tersanctus

Tersanctus

  1. An ancient ascription of praise (containing the word "Holy" -- in its Latin form, "Sanctus" -- thrice repeated), used in the Mass of the Roman Catholic Church and before the prayer of consecration in the communion service of the Church of England and the Protestant Episcopal Church. Cf. Trisagion.

Share with your Friends

Everyone likes a good quote - don't forget to share.