Definition Of congregation
(in the Roman Catholic Church) a permanent committee of the College of Cardinals.
the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith
a gathering or collection of people, animals, or things.
large congregations of birds may cause public harm
a group of people assembled for religious worship.
In the congregation assembled for worship, these two movements meet, and the heavenly angels join the children of God in festal celebration.
a group of people obeying a common religious rule but under less solemn vows than members of the older religious orders.
the sisters of the Congregation of Our Lady
Example Of congregation
A congregation perceives its role within a community according to its core values.
A small congregation of birds flew away in consternation.
Added to these were the leadership and the interpersonal skills of the incumbent rabbi, who was much respected, both within and outside the congregation .
All around the meeting place are blocks of flats and the congregation regularly does leaflet drops.
All the initiated Sikhs form Panth, whereas all the members of a Sikh congregation form a Sangat or Sikh Sangat.