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congregation
used in A Lesson Before Dying

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1  —1 use as in:
the congregation voted
Definition
people who worship together in the same building
  • And the congregation responded with "Amen, Amen, Amen."
    Chapter 19 (90% in)
congregation = people who worship together in the same building
There are no more uses of "congregation" flagged with this meaning in A Lesson Before Dying.

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  • I thanked the minister and told the congregation that that was our program for this year, and I reminded them that there were refreshments in the back.
    Chapter 19 (90% in)
  • Determination Sunday was the third Sunday of each month, when members of the church would stand and sing their favorite hymns and tell the congregation where they were determined to spend eternity.
    Chapter 13 (22% in)

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