The act of intervening or mediating between two parties.
A prayer to God on behalf of another person.
(US) A break between semesters.
The act of interceding; mediation; interposition between parties at variance, with a view to reconcilation; prayer, petition, or entreaty in favor of, or (less often) against, another or others.
‘But the Spirit itself maketh intercession for us with groanings which can not be uttered.’;
Intersession is a short break or mini-term between the traditional, standard academic terms. An intersession may be a period of a few weeks between semesters or quarters during which students can take short, accelerated classes or complete other academic work.
a prayer to God on behalf of another person
the act of intervening (as to mediate a dispute)
the action of intervening on behalf of another
‘he only escaped ruin by the intercession of his peers with the king’;
the action of saying a prayer on behalf of another
‘prayers of intercession’;
Intercession or intercessory prayer is the act of praying to a deity or to a saint in heaven on behalf of oneself or others. The Apostle Paul's exhortation to Timothy specified that intercession prayers should be made for all people.