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Chrism vs. Christ

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Chrismnoun

A mixture of oil and balm, consecrated for use as an anointing fluid in certain Christian ceremonies, especially confirmation.

Christnoun

The Anointed; an appellation given to Jesus, the Savior. It is synonymous with the Hebrew Messiah.

Chrismnoun

Olive oil mixed with balm and spices, consecrated by the bishop on Maundy Thursday, and used in the administration of baptism, confirmation, ordination, etc.

Christnoun

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Chrismnoun

The same as Chrisom.

Christnoun

any expected deliverer

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Chrismnoun

a consecrated ointment consisting of a mixture of oil and balsam

Chrism

Chrism, also called myrrh, myron, holy anointing oil, and consecrated oil, is a consecrated oil used in the Anglican, Assyrian, Catholic, Nordic Lutheran, Old Catholic, Eastern Orthodox, Oriental Orthodox, and Latter Day Saint churches in the administration of certain sacraments and ecclesiastical functions.

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